UC Education Abroad Programs

Taking UC Global with UC Education Abroad Programs (UCEAP)

Join the 5,000-plus UC students who go abroad each year through the UC Education Abroad Program (UCEAP).

We teamed up with campuses throughout the University of California to provide you with an easy and affordable way to get a truly global education. By working together, we offer a variety of programs to keep your options flexible and your credits easy to transfer. As a UCR student, you have this extensive network of participating UC education abroad opportunities at your disposal.

Prospective Abroad Students

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Why You Should Go Abroad

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MyUCR Abroad

Preparing to Go Abroad

What you need to know before you go


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While Abroad

Helpful resources and what to do while you’re there


Local and UCR Resources

Living in your Host Country

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Preparing to Come Back

UCEAP Highlights

  • More than 300 programs to learn a language, conduct research, and supplement your education by taking courses that count toward your degree and major.

  • Short-term or full-year courses available in a wide range of academic disciplines.

  • Courses taught in both English and host languages.

  • Take regular host university or special courses designed for exchange students.

  • Feel secure knowing UCEAP has over 50 years of experience delivering the highest quality education abroad opportunities tailored to meet your needs and interests as a UC student.

  • Use your eligible UCR financial aid, grants, and scholarships as if you were studying on campus.

  • Exceptional value at costs comparable to staying at UCR.

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