If you're working on a degree in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM), you should definitely study abroad! More STEM majors are choosing to study abroad than ever before. Here are five reasons why STEM students should consider study abroad.
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Thinking about studying abroad in Korea? Take a page from Gabriela's notes on the best neighborhoods to explore and shopping districts to skip. She shares where to find the best Korean food, which apps to put on your phone, and the right way to hail a taxi—all in a few minutes! Start exploring Seoul now.
Making friends with locals can make your study abroad experience even more enriching. UCEAP alumna, Liz Lemerand, shares her recent experiences making friends in France and England as well as tips on how you can make meaningful connections with the locals in your host country.
Making friends while studying abroad can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. UCEAP alumna, Waresa Hu, shares her steps to create meaningful friendships no matter where you go.
Thinking about studying abroad in Ireland? Follow Bianca for a tour of Dublin's best eateries, activities, study spots, and dorm choices for students. You can also get firsthand tips on what to pack, how to get around, which classes to take, and the most popular tours and trips—all in a few minutes! Start exploring Dublin now.
Make sure to buy plenty of sunscreen as you take in all the Aussie football, meat pies, and street art you can handle in Melbourne, Australia. Waresa Hu (UCI) shares her insider knowledge on how to make the most of studying abroad in the land down under.
From its wine regions to castles, nearby beaches and trendy nightlife, Bordeaux is a true French-lovers paradise. Tracie Kreiss (UCSC) shares her tips on how to make the most of this beautiful city's activities, culture and learning opportunities for visiting students.
As a first-generation college student, I knew nothing about studying abroad. In Brazil, I quickly learned I would need to adjust differently than some of my peers. Many other first-gen students may find themselves in the same shoes.
Where should you study abroad in China? Try traveling to Beijing! Discover all the best local activities for college students. What to eat, where to live, best classes and more.