University of California, Riverside

Education Abroad Program and Opportunities Abroad Program

News and Events

EAP Winter, Spring and Year (off-cycle) 2017 Extended Deadline

  • Did you missed the April 12th deadline? Don't worry we still have option available for the winter, spring and year (off-cycle). Find out more information on program options & application deadlines for the Education Abroad Program (EAP) at Get ready for your great adventure! See the deadlines.
  • Interested in going on an other UC or non-UC program? Campus deadline for Winter 2017 is October 31st. Learn more visit Other UC & Non-UC Programs
  • 16th Annual Worldfest Study Abroad Fair

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The Education Abroad office in conjunction with ASPB, Barcelona SAE, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, CISabroad, Foundation for International Education, Frontier Gap, Knowledge Exchange institute, and Technion Israel Institute of Technology proudly present the 16th Annual Worldfest Study Abroad Fair.

For student information, please go to fair information link.

Exhibitor registration is now closed.




    • EAP Summer, Fall and Year 2017-18 Deadline

Nov 15 Deadline

Do you want to do 1 year Physic Track in Ireland, England or Scotland? Want to study in Hong Kong, Japan, and Singapore?  We have several program available! Deadline is November 15th. Find out more information on program options & application deadlines for the Education Abroad Program (EAP), and get ready for your great adventure! Check out the deadline for programs that were due!

EAP Deadline Dates and Programs



    • OAP Winter 2017 Deadline

If you are studying abroad on the Opportunities Abroad Program (OAP) for Winter 2017, you need to complete your OAP Application Workshop by October 31st. For more information regarding the study abroad process, go to   


  • New Scholarships Announced

    Our partnership with STA Travel has evolved and will support student scholarships for summer programs going forward. The first three STA Start the Adventure scholarship recipients are listed below. Each student will receive a $1,000 summer scholarship, administered by UCEAP through the Scholarship Committee.

    • Mario Escalante, UC      Berkeley, Ghana
    • Araya Lin, UC San      Diego, Thailand
    • Christian Lugo, UC      Riverside, Dominican Republic

    For every UCEAP student who books a flight, STA donates $15 to the scholarship fund to support future students participating on UCEAP programs. Please continue to encourage your students to book their travel with STA. The more students who book, the more scholarships we can offer in 2017! Information is available on our website at

  • We are also pleased to announce a relationship with the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (formerly the Monterey Institute of International Studies).

    All UCEAP alumni will receive a guaranteed scholarship of $5,000 for graduate study at MIIS. Students are also eligible for other merit and need-based awards. MIIS came to UCEAP to offer this scholarship because they know our students are culturally competent, academically accomplished, and often have advanced language skills. More information can be found at

  • UCEAP Celebrates 50th Anniversary in Spain.Read More

UCRSSA RFP Release Date

We will be shortly posting the RFP for UCRSSA Summer 2017 programs.  

  • UCRSSA Programs Continue to Build Strong PartnershipsRead More

STA Partners with Lonely Planet to Celebrate 100 Years of NPS

To celebrate the US National Park Service’s 100th anniversary this year, STA Travel is thrilled to announce a partnership with Lonely Planet – the world’s leading travel media company – to offer a trip for two to Yellowstone National Park.

Those who enter will have the chance to win a seven night stay for two at Yellowstone Under Canvas and Bar N Ranch, on the threshold of the world’s very first National Park. With flight vouchers valued at US $2,500 from STA Travel, a complete set of Lonely Planet’s new US National Parks guides and a hardcover gift guide to further inspire the trip, celebrating the outdoors has never been more exciting.

Alongside this partnership, STA Travel has also launched “Explore Your Own Backyard” ( to coincide with the National Park Service’s anniversary. From Zion National Park to Mammoth Cave National Park and Grand Canyon National Park, there is something to encourage every traveler to hit the road this summer and discover what’s waiting in the USA’s backyard.

The Yellowstone trip giveaway runs June 14 - August 21, 2016. Terms and conditions apply.

  • UC Riverside Student Receives William Jefferson Clinton Scholarship to Study Abroad in DubaiRead More
  • UCR International Affairs Creates a TeamRead More
  • Inside UCR's expose on Assistant Director, LaSharon McLean PerezRead More
  • UCR announced as an IIE Generation Study Abroad PartnerRead More
  • Want to know how the UCR Study Abroad Advisors got their start in international education and why they think you should study abroad? Check out their Spoiled Minds podcast interview to learn more!Listen to the iTunes Podcast
  • In Beyond Black & White, the Study Abroad Office Assistant Director, LaSharon McLean Perez talks about why black women should study abroad. Watch the interview.Read More

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Contact Information

Education Abroad
0321 Surge Building

Tel: (951) 827-4113