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Study Abroad & Exchange

Helpful Resources

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 resources to reference which include tips from study abroad alumni and fellow international travelers: 

Helpful Handouts:

Helpful Resources:

Please Note: The links 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. 

Virtual Info Sessions

Where: ZOOM

Tuesdays from 4–5 p.m.
Thursdays from 11 a.m.–noon
Fridays from 2–3 p.m.

*Click on one of the links provided above to attend
**Offered virtually every week except for holidays, dead week and finals

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.

  • Fall & AY: Feb 15th
  • Spring & Cal: Sept. 15th
Direct Exchange
  • Fall & AY: March 15th
  • Spring: October 1st
Faculty-Led Programs
  • Varies by Program
Gilman Scholarship
  • October 6th (11:59 CDT)
Global Experiences
  • Fall: Varies
  • Spring: Varies
  • Summer: Varies
National Student Exchange
  • Fall & AY: February 20th
  • Spring: October 1st