UC San Diego offers several options for students to take advantage of opportunities abroad. Options range from summer to yearlong programs for UC credit, as well as work, internship, and volunteer abroad opportunities. Visit the UC San Diego Study Abroad Office to start your search for the right study abroad program for you! To explore the diverse opportunities available to you, please visit the Study Abroad Programs page.
The experience of studying abroad can assist you in the following ways:
The Division of Biological Sciences strongly encourages students to participate in available study abroad opportunities. However, it is very important that students who plan to participate in the UC Education Abroad Program (including the Global Seminar program) or the UC San Diego Opportunities Abroad Program (OAP) plan ahead. For more information about how to prepare for programs abroad, please see Study Abroad in Biology.