Study Abroad Participants: UCI Programs

There are 3 steps that every UCI student must take before participating in any UCI-sponsored program abroad.

  1. Register your itinerary at
  2. Sign up for UC Travel Insurance by visiting
  3. Complete the online Pre-departure Orientation by visiting
Apply directly to your UCI program, making sure to meet all deadlines and follow all instructions they provide.

The types of financial aid available and process to follow varies by program. Review the details under “Finances” on our website to make sure studying abroad on an UCI Program works for you.

If you decide that you can no longer participate on your UCI Program, inform your program immediately.

If you have any questions, first contact your program directly, and then refer to the “Participants” section at Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or Contact Us for assistance.