University of California, Riverside

Education Abroad Program and Opportunities Abroad Program

News and Events

UCEAP Winter, Spring and Year (off-cycle) 2018 Extended Deadline

  • Did you missed the April 11th 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 UC Education Abroad Program (UCEAP) 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
  • 17th Annual Worldfest Study Abroad Fair

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The Education Abroad office in conjunction with UCR Libraries, ASPB, CISabroad, Knowledge Exchange Institute, and Technion - Israel Institute of Technology proudly present the 17th Annual Worldfest Study Abroad Fair.

For student information, please go to fair information link.

For Exhibitor registration, please go to registration link.                         You will need to choose "Guest Login" to register.



    • UCEAP Winter, Spring and Year (off-cycle) 2018 Extended Deadline

Nov 15 Deadline

If you missed out on applying setup an appointment to see what programs are still available.

EAP Deadline Dates and Programs





    • OAP Winter 2018 Deadline

Nov 15 DeadlineIf you are studying abroad on the Opportunities Abroad Program (OAP) for Winter 2018, you need to complete your OAP Application Workshop by October 31st. For more information regarding the study abroad process, go to   




  • UCEAP students participating in the Pacific Island Environmental & Community Health–Australia & Solomon Islands program were recently featured in a local Solomon Islands newspaper. 

    "Seventeen undergraduate and postgraduate students from the University of California, USA and three lecturers from University of Queensland (UQ) are in the country to undergo a program on environmental health...during one month long field work, they will examine health issues, sanitation, ecology and environmental health..."
  • UCEAP Alumni Emerging Leader Award Recipient – Jeremy Hessler
    Jeremy is a trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice. He represents the United States in environmental law cases that involve endangered species and other wildlife. He also counsels federal agencies on how to best comply with environmental statutes in carrying out their missions. Jeremy studied at the University of London, Queen Mary University in the United Kingdom, and graduated from UC Riverside.

  • 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 2018 programs.  

  • UCRSSA Programs Continue to Build Strong PartnershipsRead More

FEA Summer Internship

The Fund for Education Abroad (FEA) is looking for a Communications Intern to begin in July, 2017 at our DC office. The internship is part-time and unpaid.

Major benefits for the intern include gaining important knowledge of nonprofit administration, access to training in marketing and communications, and a network of committed International Education professionals. Because FEA is a small-staffed organization, interns will get hands on experience in a variety of areas and will have the opportunity for meaningful involvement in shaping the direction of the organization.

Description of the Internship:

The FEA Communications Intern position was created in response to FEA's increasing growth. The intern will assist the Program Coordinator implement the annual fall mailing, conduct outreach to relevant stakeholders in the international education field, and implement a communications plan aimed at increasing FEA visibility. The intern will also serve as an editor of the FEA Scholar Blog.


  *   Strong organizational and research skills

  *   Excellent communications skills and good writing skills

  *   Confident, professional manner in dealing with clients and colleagues

  *   Unflinching attention to detail

  *   Facility with Microsoft office

  *   Passion for International Education

  *   Ability to work with minimal supervision

 Bonus Skills:

  *   Knowledge of other countries or languages

  *   Travel and cultural background

  *   Interest in nonprofit management, marketing, and customer service

  *   Ability to work on several projects at one time, to work under pressure, and to meet deadlines

  *   Commitment to increasing access for underrepresented students

  *   Adaptability and flexibility-and a sense of humor!

To Apply: Please send resume and a paragraph indicating why you are interested in the position, why you are a good fit, and your availability to<> (please include "FEA Internship" in the Subject Line).

  • UC Riverside Undergraduate Students Win Prestigious National AwardsRead More
  • Go Abroad Innovation Awards – featuring LaSharon, the winner of the STA Travel “Start the Adventure” AwardRead More
  • 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