Study Abroad & Exchange

Study Abroad & Exchange

National Student Exchange

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    Fun Facts about CSU, Chico Study Abroad

    • We sent over 340 Chico State students abroad during the 2018/19 academic year, representing all majors of study.
    • Choose from 200+ program locations in  38 countries around the world.
    • Study Abroad for a semester, year, summer or January intersession term.
    • You can use  financial aidscholarships and school loans  in order to finance your study abroad, and
    • Stay on track for graduation by taking courses abroad toward your major, minor or GE pathway requirements. 
    • CSU, Chico Study Abroad is currently ranked  top ten in the nation for the number of students sent abroad for a full academic year or longer, as compared with other masters-granting institutions. 

    Interested in learning more? Come check out our office in  SSC 440, speak to advisors, past participants or utilize our  Online TREK Application in order to start your journey of a lifetime.

    Information Sessions

    Where: SSC 410

    Tuesdays from 4–5 p.m.
    Wednesdays from 5–6 p.m. 
    Thursdays from 11 a.m.–Noon
    Fridays from 2–3 p.m.

    *every week except for holidays, dead week & finals week

    Important Deadlines
    • Fall & AY: April 15th
    • Spring: October 15th
    • Summer: April 1st
    • Winter: October 15th 

    Important Note:

    Some USAC/AIFS programs have an earlier deadline.

    CSU IP
    • February 1st
    • Sept. 1st (S. Hemisphere)
    Direct Exchange
    • Fall & AY: March 15th
    • Spring: October 1st
    Faculty-Led Programs
    • Varies by Program
    Gilman Scholarship
    • March 3rd (11:59 CDT)
    National Student Exchange
    • Fall & AY: February 20th
    • Spring: October 1st