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Enhance your UC education with study abroad! Serving all nine undergraduate UC campuses, UCEAP offers diverse programming designed to meet your unique academic needs. On Thursday, October 29, from 10 am-6 pm, learn about program offerings in more than 40 countries, how financial aid and scholarships can make your time abroad more affordable, and how smart choices impact your safety abroad. Your family is encouraged to participate, too, and there’s a special session intended to answer their unique questions in both English and Spanish. Come to learn, leave inspired!

 

All sessions will be available with English subtitles after the fair.

Sessions by Subject

Session Start time
Biological Sciences Abroad* 1:30 pm
Business and Economics Abroad 1:30 pm
Engineering and Computer Science Abroad* 4 pm
Global and Public Health Abroad* 1 pm
Social Justice, Activism, and Identity Abroad* 11 am
Summer Physics Abroad* 3 pm
Sustainability and Environmental Studies Abroad 4:30 pm

 

*This session will have English subtitles during the presentation. For all other sessions, English subtitles will be added and made available after the fair.

Session Start time
Study Abroad in Africa, Cyprus, and the Middle East* 11:30 am
Study Abroad in Australia and New Zealand 4 pm
Study Abroad in China, Hong Kong, India, and Taiwan* 5:30 pm
Study Abroad in England, Ireland, and Scotland* 10:30 am
Study Abroad in English in Spain and the Americas* 2 pm
Study Abroad in Europe 10:30 am
Study Abroad in France 11 am
Study Abroad in Germany 2 pm
Study Abroad in Italy 10 am
Study Abroad in Japan 5 pm
Study Abroad in Korea, Singapore, and Thailand* 4:30 pm
Study Abroad in Latin America and Spain* 10 am
Study Abroad in Northern Europe: Iceland, the Netherlands, and Scandinavia 11:30 am
Summer Abroad in England* 1 pm

 

*This session will have English subtitles during the presentation. For all other sessions, English subtitles will be added and made available after the fair.

Session Start time
Fall and Spring Internships Abroad 3 pm
For Parents and Families: Answers to Your Questions/Padres y familias: respuestas a sus preguntas 5:30 pm
Money Talks: Paying for Study Abroad* 12 pm
Money Talks: Should I Stay or Should I Go? 12:30 pm
Peace Corps Prep Program* 2:30 pm
Research and Fieldwork Abroad* 3:30 pm
Safety and Study Abroad: Know Before You Go* 3:30 pm
Summer Internships Abroad 2:30 pm
UCEAP 101: Your Adventure Starts Here* 10 am
UCEAP 101: Your Adventure Starts Here* 1:30 pm
UCEAP 101: Your Adventure Starts Here* 5 pm

 

*This session will have English subtitles during the presentation. For all other sessions, English subtitles will be added and made available after the fair.

Study Abroad Fair Schedule: Thursday, October 29, 2020

Don't know what sessions to attend? Not sure why you should choose UCEAP? Two information desks will be open for you to ask questions about the UCEAP Study Abroad Fair and UCEAP.

Information desk 1

Information desk 2 will also have a Spanish-speaking UCEAP staff member at the desk from 2 pm-6 pm.

Are you considering living and studying in Italy? Discover which program is the best match for you. Be an exchange student at the University of Bologna, Bocconi University, or the University of Padova or let the cities of Rome, Florence, Sicily, or Procida become your classroom in UC-designed programs. Take your courses in English, learn Italian, or take your courses in Italian. The choice is yours!

 

Presented by Kitty Christen, Maiju Hourula, and Hannah Vander Sal

 

It’s useful to know the language if you really want to immerse yourself in another country’s culture. UCEAP offers language study and immersion programs at world-renowned universities in Latin America and Spain giving you the opportunity to interact with university professors, fellow students, and the local community. Learn a new language, build upon existing Spanish or Portuguese skills, or use your advanced language knowledge in your university coursework and around the city to really feel like a local! For program offerings in Latin America and Spain that allow you to study without previous language experience, check out the Study Abroad in English in Spain and the Americas session at 2 pm.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Monica Macias, Rachel Ogletree, Monica Rocha, and Pamela Shaw

Discover the benefits of UCEAP and why it is your best choice for study abroad. More than 150 programs are available to help you meet your academic, cultural, personal, and career preparation needs. Learn how to select the program that best fits your needs as well as how to optimize your search on the UCEAP website. Take the first step in planning your greatest adventure.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Diane Lindsey and May Pothongsunun

 

Discover the exciting possibilities of studying abroad with other UC students in Barcelona, Florence, London, Madrid, Paris, Rome, and Sicily. Learn about these unique programs designed for the city to be your classroom. Explore Italy's ties with food at a Tuscan winery, take a walking tour of Madrid's street art while discussing Spain's icons and imagery, or examine culture identity while experiencing the British Museum in London.

 

Presented by Francesco Gagliardi, Program Coordinator in Italy

If you've been considering an immersive educational experience outside of a major metropolitan cities, this session is for you! Learn about program options off the beaten path in England, Ireland, and Scotland.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Diane Lindsey and Jeanie O'Connell

Enhance your career path and get inspired by the French way of life. Learn about the variety of programs ranging from studies in your major to French language and culture. Options are available for you to study in French and English!

 

Presented by Katerina Georgieva and Rachelle Gonzalez

Are you fascinated by socio-political issues and advocacy? Channel your passion into a study abroad program that brings a global perspective to topics like human rights, cultural memory, immigration, activism, and public policy. Learn more about UCEAP programs that explore how histories of human rights, activism, and identity impact current culture. Experience activism in action across Europe and Latin America.

Hear directly from Faculty Director for Argentina and Chile, Javiera Barandiaran and Program Coordinator, Veronica Tellez.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Sarah Abraham and Hannah Vander Sal

Discover options for an immersive study abroad experience in Europe while taking all of your courses in English. Get an introduction to UCEAP programs in Denmark, Iceland, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden and some advice on how to select the program that best fits your personal, academic, and cultural goals.

 

Presented by Lindsay Matteson and Lauren Nestler

If you are interested in exploring the rich cultures in Africa, Cyprus, or the Middle East, this session is for you. Discover the options for international educational experiences in Botswana, Cyprus, Ghana, Israel, Jordon, Morocco, and South Africa.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Phoebe Light and Hannah Vander Sal

Did you know that when you study abroad with UCEAP your financial aid transfers? It does! Come to this session to learn about UCEAP scholarship opportunities, how your financial aid transfers, and get tips on how to fund your study abroad experience.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Bryn Lemon and Michael Marcelli

Concerned with how study abroad will impact your finances? Check out this comparison of the costs of UCEAP programs and costs of remaining in California.

 

Presented by Michael Marcelli

If you are considering a summer in England, this session is for you! Discover how you can expand your education while spending a summer in Cambridge, Exeter, or London.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Meaghan White

Are you seeking hands-on, clinical experience? Do you have an interest in working with community members abroad? Are you curious about health services and resources in developing countries? Discover what possibilities exist for you to gain clinical experience, work within a community, and learn about health services in another country.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Monica Macias, May Pothongsunun, and Hannah Vander Sal

Gain a competitive advantage by experiencing a global market. Study alongside international peers at first-class business and economics universities around the world and take part in an internship that will boost your international know-how. Discover programs with coursework in your major and find the best fit for your academic and professional goals.

 

Presented by Monica Macias, Jessica Muscat, Lauren Nestler, Hannah Vander Sal, and Meaghan White

Let the world be your classroom! Explore UCEAP's exciting biological sciences study abroad options with programs that enable you to gain practical experience in the field. Clarify your career goals, expand your research skills, and make a meaningful impact in the world. You'll also learn about programs that allow you to focus on coursework in your major so that you can stay on track to graduate while adding an international experience to your résumé.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Emma Holmes, Phoebe Light, Monica Macias, and Lauren Nestler

Discover the benefits of UCEAP and why it is your best choice for study abroad. More than 150 programs are available to help you meet your academic, cultural, personal, and career preparation needs. Learn how to select the program that best fits your needs as well as how to optimize your search on the UCEAP website. Take the first step in planning your greatest adventure.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Diane Lindsey and May Pothongsunun

Learn about the opportunities that exist in the vibrant city of Berlin. Whether you take courses in English or German or participate in an internship, your experience will be enriched with history, creativity, and innovation.

 

Presented by Katerina Georgieva and Wendy Mejia

Would you love to study in Spain or the Americas, but worried about language barriers and requirements? Learn about study abroad opportunities in Argentina, Barbados, Brazil, Canada, the Caribbean, Chile, Costa Rica, Mexico, and Spain that have options for you to study in English.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Monica Macias, Rachel Ogletree, Monica Rocha, and Pamela Shaw

Discover international summer internship opportunities from a panel of UCEAP staff. See how an internship abroad can improve your career prospects and help your résumé stand out. Learn about international internships from previous UCEAP students and hear how their experiences accelerated their job searches.

 

Presented by Jessica Muscat, Lauren Nestler, Rachel Ogletree, and Hannah Vander Sal

Did you know that UCEAP has a Peace Corps Prep Program? Learn about this self-paced certificate program that will give you a head start on your public service or NGO career.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Sarah Abraham

An internship abroad can improve your career prospects and help your résumé stand out. Hear from a panel of UCEAP staff and learn about semester and yearlong international internship opportunities in locations around the world.

 

Presented by Emma Holmes, Lauren Nestler, Andrea Nuernberger, and Rachel Ogletree

 

If you are a pre-med or life sciences major who needs physics credit, learn how you can earn a year's worth of physics credit while taking part in a culturally immersive experience. Discover where you can spend your summer abroad and the activities available at each location.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Ana Arellano, Diane Lindsey, and Tiffany Macias-Silva

Are you looking for a program that will allow you to conduct research abroad? Come to this session to learn where you can conduct research and what type of research opportunities are available. You will also discover how to utilize your studies in the field and how research and fieldwork can help you stand out in graduate school and on job applications.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Jessica Muscat, Andrea Nuernberger, Monica Rocha, and Hannah Vander Sal

One of the best ways to be safe is to be prepared. Come to this session to learn about the type of onsite support that's available by location, discover what is meant by risk tolerance, and how risk tolerance can help you determine which program is right for you. Learn how your role, the role of your support system, and the role of UCEAP staff and partners support your health and safety prior to and while you're abroad.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Nancy Osborne

Put on your Uggs and grab a flat white. It's time to explore the laid-back lands down under, where your world-class education is never far from beaches, ski fields, or wilderness. Discover offerings in Australia (Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, and Sydney) and New Zealand (Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Hamilton, and Wellington) while getting a glimpse of life in some of the friendliest and safest destinations in the world.

 

Presented by Francesca Collins

Explore outstanding program offerings at highly-ranked universities with strong course offerings in engineering and computer science. Learn from a panel, including UCEAP staff abroad, as they introduce programs relevant to your major and academic special interests.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Michelle Hertig, Lindsay Matteson, Jeanie O'Connell, and Monica Rocha

Are you interested in exploring some of the most dynamic cities in Asia? Learn about programs in Korea, Singapore, and Thailand that offer you an amazing opportunity to enroll in English-taught courses while immersed in a vibrant culture.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Joey Choi, Emma Holmes, and May Pothongsunun

Opportunities abound for sustainability and environmental studies experiences abroad. Learn about programs with coursework and other unique offerings in multidisciplinary fields of study. Adding this global perspective to your study of sustainability and environmental challenges will help you develop skills to become a leader in your field.

 

Presented by Jessica Muscat, Lauren Nestler, and Rachel Ogletree

No matter what your interests are, Japan offers a program to match your academic, cultural, and personal goals. From studying language in an ancient city with a history of more than 1,200 years to cutting-edge research at a world-renowned laboratory in Tokyo, the one of the world's cleanest, safest, and most efficient cities. Learn about the unique features of Japanese programs including the academic culture and calendar.

 

Presented by Kayo Takahashi

Discover the benefits of UCEAP and why it is your best choice for study abroad. More than 150 programs are available to help you meet your academic, cultural, personal, and career preparation needs. Learn how to select the program that best fits your needs as well as how to optimize your search on the UCEAP website. Take the first step in planning your greatest adventure.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Diane Lindsey and May Pothongsunun

Discover the opportunities available in bustling cities of South and East Asia. The diversity of programs include chances for you to study in your major, explore language study, do an internship, and conduct research and fieldwork. Learn about programs in China, Hong Kong, India, and Taiwan from UCEAP staff and the staff that is onsite.

 

English subtitles will be available during this session.

Presented by Emma Holmes, Xinlu Liu, May Pothongsunun, and Molly Zou

As the parent or guardian of a student exploring the possibility of study abroad, you have questions. Come to this session with other family members of students interested in study abroad so that you can learn about the benefits of UCEAP and topics like academics, finances, health and safety, and the onsite support that your student will receive while abroad. Following the presentation, a live, open session will be available for you to ask questions in English and Spanish. 

¿Tiene preguntas sobre la posibilidad de que su estudiante estudie en el extranjero? Asista esta sesión para conocer más sobre los beneficios de UCEAP y temas tal como: instrucción académica, finanzas, salud y seguridad, y el apoyo in situ que su estudiante recibirá mientras esté en el extranjero. Después de la presentación, estará disponible una sesión abierta en vivo para que pueda hacer preguntas en inglés y español.

 

Presented by Vivian-Lee Nyitray and Lily Rodriguez