A blend of Arab, African, and Mediterranean influences, this academic setting lends itself to those wishing to explore one of the world’s oldest civilizations. Cairo, the historic and bustling capitol of Egypt, is home to captivating landmarks and architectural wonders, such as the Pyramids of Giza and the Mosque of Muhammad Ali. Take courses in Egyptology, and discover the archeological sites, ancient artifacts, pharaohs, and Islamic customs of Egypt. Seek refuge from the desert heat and grab a quick bite along the Nile River, where you can taste traditional shawarma, ful medames, and falafel.
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You can afford to study abroad
Financial aid, grants, and scholarships can be used for all of your costs. Some programs even cost less than staying at UC. Studying abroad is the investment in your future that you can't afford to miss.
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Cover all your costs abroad
Thousands of dollars in scholarships are available to cover the cost of studying abroad. Some UC students are able to fund their entire international experience, including additional travel, by applying for as many scholarships as possible. You can, too.
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- What's it like to study abroad with UCEAP?
- What resources will help me select a program?
- How easy is it to apply, and when should I get started?