University of California, Riverside

International Affairs

Overseas Study Opportunities for UCR Students

United States map, students and Arc de Triomphe: Paris, France


  • Education Abroad Program
  • Hosted by the International Education Center, the Education Abroad Program offers full-year and short-term programs in a wide range of academic disciplines.
  • Summer Study Abroad Program (Summer Sessions)
    The UCR Summer Travel Program is hosted by the Summer Sessions office. Students travel with their instructor and generally earn eight units of credit during each five-week session. Recent destinations have included Madrid, London and Hue, Vietnam.
  • Opportunities Abroad Advising and Processing, including POAA
    The International Student Resources Center is the home for Planned Opportunities Abroad Agreements (POAA). POAA provides UCR students access to non-University of California study abroad programs, permitting them to study abroad for transfer credit and to use eligible financial aid for direct enrollment or through a third party.
  • Summer Study Abroad (Extension Programs)
    UCR Extension offers opportunities for UCR undergraduate and graduate students to participate in summer study abroad programs with their partneruniversities. Scholarship assistance may be available. For information on these programs, please contact Karen Diamond (951 827-1700) or e-mail


  • Overseas Job Opportunities
    If you are looking to work overseas, the UCR Career Center can be a great place to start your search. This page provides travel information and lists of programs that can help get you started.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Additional Information

Undergraduate Recruitment
3249 Student Services Building
Tel: (951) 827-4531
Fax: (951) 827-4532

Graduate Division
Univ. Office Building, Room 141
Tel: (951) 827-3313

UC Riverside Extension
UCR Extension Center
Tel: (951) 827-4105 or (800) 442-4990 toll-free
Fax: (951) 827-7273