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Meet our Peer Advisors

Peer Advisors at the UCI Study Abroad Center are UCI students who have recently returned from study, work, internship, volunteer, research or teaching programs in a foreign country.  They are excited to share their experience abroad with you and have been trained to help you locate an international opportunity that fits your goals and needs!

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Ask me about...
1) How to study abroad in multiple countries
2) How to travel in Europe

Yasmeen Samimi
UCEAP Italy & Spain
European Transformations, Madrid & Rome
Business Administration Major
ysamimi@uci.edu

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1) Studying abroad as a history major
2) Adjusting to life away from home

Nicole Souders
UCEAP UK-England
Bristol University
History Major
soudersn@uci.edu

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1) How studying abroad was cheaper than being at UCI
2) How I traveled to 16 cities in 6 months

Ashley In
UCEAP Spain
Pompeu Fabra University
Education & Economics Major
inad@uci.edu

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Ask me about...
1) Taking a full course load in a different language
2) Finding an internship abroad

Makayla Rabago
UCEAP Spain
University of Barcelona
Criminology & Spanish Major
rabagom@uci.edu

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1) How to be a vegan in Europe!
2) Studying abroad as a double major

Danya Faisal
UCEAP France & UK-England
Global Cities, Paris & London
International Studies & Political Science Major
dfaisal@uci.edu

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Ask me about...
1) Dealing with mental health abroad
2) Being a low-income student and being able to go abroad!

ZZ Frazier
UCEAP UK-Scotland
University of Glasgow
Psychology Major
frazierz@uci.edu

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1) Studying abroad as an international student
2) Adjusting to different education systems

Swetha Suresh
UCEAP UK-England
King’s College
Business Administration Major
ssureshb@uci.edu

Come visit us to talk to one of our peer advisors about how you can study abroad!

Peer Advisors are selected each year in August. Please review the job description for more details about the position and how to apply.