We are excited to help you begin your journey! Our advising team is on-hand to guide you through the study abroad process.
- Michelle AyaziStudy Abroad Adviser - UCEAP: Middle East, Africa, India, Cyprus, Multi-site London/Paris; LSE Summer, LSE Year
"Studying abroad has impacted how I live my life and see the world, and the work I do. I am energized by Berkeley's diverse community and enjoy helping students incorporate study abroad into their time here. I’d love to be a part of your journey!"
- Louise HonStudy Abroad Adviser - UCEAP: Argentina, Barbados, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Spain, Solomon Islands, Australia, New Zealand
"I was a first-generation college student and had the privilege of studying abroad twice. It exposed me to people and situations that I otherwise would not have had access to, so it's wonderful I get to help others pursue the rewarding, challenging and exciting adventure that is study abroad!"
- Scott McElhinneyStudy Abroad Adviser - UCEAP: Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Korea, Russia; UCEAP reciprocal exchange
"I was the first one in my family to live abroad, and those experiences fundamentally changed my worldview in a positive way. I became a study abroad adviser so that I could help other Cal students have similar opportunities to observe and interact with new cultures."
- Travis PentzStudy Abroad Adviser - UCEAP: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand; Independent Study Abroad programs
"In addition to the significant learning that takes place in the classrooms and labs abroad, studying abroad is a wonderful chance to grow personally as you meet others from different backgrounds, sample new cuisines, try out different languages, and find adventure in the everyday."