Study Abroad & Exchange

Helpful Handouts

The CSU, Chico Study Abroad Office tries to advise and assist our participants as thoroughly as possible before, during and post-study abroad. Here are some helpful handouts to reference which include tips from study abroad alumni and fellow international travelers: 

Please Note: Handouts above are for information purposes only, and do not represent any endorsement of any particular airline, website or travel company by the Study Abroad office or CSU, Chico. Please consult with Study Abroad Advisors or Past Participants* to get the most up to date information regarding your program and location. 

Information Sessions

Where: SSC 410

Tuesdays from 4-5 pm
Wednesdays from 5-6 pm 
Thursdays from 11-12 pm 
Fridays from 2-3 pm

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

Important Deadlines
AIFS & USAC
  • 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
  • April 1st
Gilman Scholarship 
  • October 2nd (11:59 CDT)
National Student Exchange
  • Fall & AY: February 20th
  • Spring: October 1st