Your Application

So you're thinking about studying abroad (or maybe you made that decision long ago)... How exciting! We've put together a list of some of the most important steps before you're ready for a grand adventure. If you have questions about any of these steps, feel free to call our office and ask. We'll get you where you're going.

Getting Started

Information Sessions

Attend a UC International "First Timer" Session

Search Programs

Search the UC International online system of available programs (and be aware of current travel restrictions)

Financial Aid

Research program costs and funding opportunities


Engage in a conversation with your Academic/Study Abroad Advisor


Initiate passport application or renewal and explore visa requirements


Complete Online Application

Complete your application in the UC International online system. Note: Some programs may require additional external applications


Wait for notification via email


Once accepted, confirm your commitment to the program

Responsibilities Prior to Travel


Register for the appropriate study abroad course

Complete post decision docs

Complete your post decision documents in the UC International online system

Explore Resources

Explore UC International's resources to prepare for a successful time abroad

Attend PreDeparture

Attend a required pre-departure session