University of California, Riverside

Education Abroad Program and Opportunities Abroad Program

Getting Involved

getting involved

Welcome to the Family!

“Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” – Miriam Beard, American historian

Whether you’re an international student or a domestic student, there are plenty of ways to get involved with our office. You’re part of our family!

Read on to see ways in which you can make new friends and participate in campus events. You can also visit the office during business hours or complete the form below and we’ll contact you!

For Past Study Abroad Students …

Global Opportunities Abroad Leader (GOAL)

Did you recently return from studying, teaching, interning or volunteering abroad? Did you love your experience so much that you want to help others to do the same? Become a Global Opportunities Abroad Leader (GOAL). Help UCR students experience cultural enrichment and at the same time, enhance your leadership skills. As a GOAL, you can conduct Information Sessions and Application Workshops, design posters and flyers, work at the Worldfest Study Abroad Fair, and more. Learn more and apply at the Global Opportunities Abroad Leader Program.

UCEAP Student Ambassador

Are you a recent EAP participant? Become a UCEAP Student Ambassador! In exchange for actively promoting UCEAP’s study abroad program, you’ll receive a $3,000 scholarship. Host “UCEAP Study Abroad Nights” at UCR, spread the word among student organizations, clubs, classrooms and residence halls, and much more. Plus, attend a one-day training and orientation in Santa Barbara, late July, with $300 in travel expenses. Learn more at

Stop By Sometime!

For more information, visit the (insert office location), or call (telephone). You can schedule an appointment with an advisor or check out our vast library of international brochures, maps and guides.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Education Abroad Program and Opportunities Abroad Program
Olmsted Hall, Room 2322

Tel: (951) 827-2508
Fax: (951) 827-2618