Summer Abroad Program Information and Resources Related to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The safety and well-being of students is our first priority. Campuses are communicating directly with students and faculty on suspended programs due to COVID-19. Please check with your campus Study Abroad office's website for the most current information. 

UC Summer Abroad in the Sciences

UC Summer Abroad in the Sciences

UC Berkeley

Australia, Sydney - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and international work experience through an academic internship in Sydney, Australia.

Canada, Engineering in Toronto - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and international work experience through an academic internship in engineering in Toronto, Canada.

Canada, Toronto - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and international work experience through an academic internship in Toronto, Canada.

Ireland, Dublin - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and international work experience through an academic internship in Dublin, Ireland.

Singapore, Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and international work experience through an academic internship in Singapore.

Spain, Madrid - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and international work experience through an academic internship in Madrid, Spain.

Sweden, Stockholm - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and international work experience through an academic internship in Stockholm.

United Kingdom, London - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and international work experience through an academic internship in London.

USA, California, Los Angeles - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and professional work experience through an academic internship in the Los Angeles area.

USA, California, San Francisco Bay Area - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and professional work experience through an academic internship in the San Francisco Bay Area.

USA, Massachusetts, Boston: Research and Entrepreneurship - Internship

Gain first-hand knowledge, connections, and work experience through an academic internship in Boston, Massachusetts.

UC Davis

Australia, Wildlife, Conservation, and Veterinary Medicine Internships

This program, in partnership with Loop Abroad, provides students the opportunity to gain first-hand experience working in two unique areas: wildlife handling and care at a wildlife conservation center and zoo internship at a zoo.

Costa Rica, Ag Science and Sustainability Internships

Gain experience working with multiple areas of sustainable and tropical agriculture at EARTH University.

Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Switzerland, Sustainable Cities of Northern Europe

Learn why some European cities are way ahead of U.S. cities in sustainable development and design.

France, Introduction to Winemaking

Learn the basics of wine making while visiting many of the major French wine regions and accessing many elite wineries.

Germany, Personality Psychology in Berlin - NEW

Study personality psychology in Berlin, one of the most exciting and culturally interesting cities in the world.

Ireland, Bio Sci 2A on the Emerald Isle

Take Biological Sciences 2A in beautiful Ireland at University College Cork (UCC).

Ireland, Bio Sci 2B in Dublin

Build your foundation in BioSci while experiencing the friendly and culturally rich city of Dublin, Ireland.

Ireland, Psychology Internships

Intern in Galway or Limerick with placements focusing on community partnerships in two of Ireland’s most populous cities.

Italy, Science of the Mind - NEW

Study the biological foundations of the mind at the oldest university in the Western world in Bologna, Italy.

Japan, Life Sciences

Explore aspects of life sciences in Japan such as active research labs, the world-famous Osaka aquarium, a yogurt fermentation factory, and much more.

Lebanon, Science and Society in the Middle East - NEW

Explore environmental issues that result from population growth and civil conflict while immersing yourself in beautiful, intriguing and ancient Lebanese culture.

Netherlands, NPB 110A—Molecules to Individuals - NEW

Experience the Netherlands while learning about cells and seeing how scientists are studying them.

New Zealand, Psychology Internships

Spend your summer interning in New Zealand, a land of stunning natural beauty and a rich multicultural environment.

Thailand, Microbiology Lab in the Kingdom of Smiles

Explore tropical jungles, pristine beaches, exotic markets, and the mega-city of Bangkok while getting hands-on microbiology laboratory experience.

United Kingdom, Bio Sci 2C in Edinburgh - NEW

Take Biological Sciences 2C with a small cohort at the University of Edinburgh in beautiful Scotland.

United Kingdom, Psychology Internships in London - NEW

Intern in Auckland or Wellington gaining experience in the fields of psychology and social work in a rich multicultural environment.

UC Riverside

Switzerland, Bugging out in the Alps: Insects and Ecology

Experience dramatic differences in insect biodiversity and environment along a 10,00-foot elevation gradient in the beautiful Alps while conducting an independent research project that explores interspecific interactions between biotic and abiotic factors.

UC San Diego

Italy, Psychopharmacology in Florence

Visit the oldest pharmacy in the world (along with accompanying museum to describe the production of medicines in this period), several physiology museums, as well as numerous art galleries, several of which have displays related to medicine.

Spain, Social Cognition & Drugs in Barcelona

Explore the relationship between drugs, the brain, mind, and culture as well as the significant work being done on mirror neurons in Spain.

Switzerland, Earth Science Adventures in the Alps

With Switzerland's towering mountain peaks and majestic glaciers as a backdrop, gain a greater understanding of the volcanoes of Europe and the geology of the Alps. 

UC Santa Cruz

Hong Kong, The Space-Aged Solar System

This program will provide an overview of past, present, and future space missions, with an emphasis on key players in the US (NASA), Europe (ESA), and China (CNSA).