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Study abroad is an investment in your future. With proper preparation you can plan a great study abroad experience that fits your financial needs.
Follow the steps below for successful financial planning of your study abroad:
- Make a budget.
Create a budget for your study abroad by determining your program costs, comparing study abroad to the cost of study at Berkeley, and identifying your funding sources.
- Confirm financial aid.
Review your aid package and verify what types of financial aid apply to your study abroad program.
- Apply for scholarships.
Research merit- and need-based scholarships available to UC Berkeley study abroad students.
- Attend a financial workshop.
Learn more by attending one of our workshops on financing study abroad, financial aid, and scholarships.