Amy B, Spain- Complutense University of Madrid (Spanish/Biology)

ACADEMICS 1. What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took five courses while I was in Madrid, two for my Spanish major, two for fun, and an intensive 4 week Spanish course. I took all of my classes in Spanish, although there were some classes that … More Amy B, Spain- Complutense University of Madrid (Spanish/Biology)

Jadie O., Sweden–Lund University (Biology)

ACADEMICS What classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB?  I took two upper-division classes for major credit: Immunology and Animal Behavior—both were taught in English. Lund University runs on a pseudo-quarter system: its semester is split into two periods, so I took Immunology during the first period (January to March), … More Jadie O., Sweden–Lund University (Biology)

Hannah L., UK-England, Sussex Summer Physics (Biology)

Studying abroad has helped me learn how to embrace spontaneity and the unknown while introducing me to new cultural experiences. ACADEMICS What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took the summer physics series abroad, or the UCSB equivalent of Physics 6A, 6B, and 6C with lab. … More Hannah L., UK-England, Sussex Summer Physics (Biology)

Lauren E. – Language and Culture, UC Center Paris (Biology and French Minor)

ACADEMICS What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I was a part of the summer intensive program and took the UC equivalent of French 6 and French 100 as well as a Food and Culture in Society course about French food culture in comparison to American culinary practices. … More Lauren E. – Language and Culture, UC Center Paris (Biology and French Minor)

Micaiah A., Chile (Catholic University of Chile) – Biology, Spanish Minor

The Chilean Universities program immersed me completely in the crazy and beautiful culture of South America, keep reading to learn more about it! ACADEMICS 1. What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took classes that would qualify for the upper division electives portion of my Spanish … More Micaiah A., Chile (Catholic University of Chile) – Biology, Spanish Minor

Micaiah A., Chile- Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile (Biology)

The Chilean Universities program immersed me completely in the crazy and beautiful culture of South America, I learned to speak Spanish in a way I never had before and made many local friends I will cherish for the rest of my life. Keep reading to learn more about it! ACADEMICS What types of classes did … More Micaiah A., Chile- Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile (Biology)

Candace F., Ireland – University College Dublin (Biology)

Do you want to see fluffy sheep and natural scenery all while completing the entire 6A Physics Series in 8 weeks? This is the program for you! ACADEMICS What types of classes did you take abroad and how did they compare to UCSB? I took two Introductory Physics courses at University College Dublin over the … More Candace F., Ireland – University College Dublin (Biology)