UC Davis Study Abroad & UCEAP — Community-Focused Programs

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UC Davis Study Abroad and UCEAP integrate global opportunities into the academic experience. Many of these opportunities emphasize responsible community service and focus on meeting the needs of the locals.

Sidebar Photo, UC Davis Study Abroad NepalCommunity, Technology, and Sustainability in Nepal

Kathmandu, Nepal
Community & Regional Development; Environmental Science & Policy; Landscape Architecture

Pursue international, intercultural, community-engaged learning and action research in collaboration with Nepali students and young professionals.


Sidebar Photo, UC Davis Study Abroad, Virtual Summer Internships ProgramVirtual – Comparative Global Health (New)

Virtual, Worldwide
Global Health
This virtual internship “travels” to several countries to engage in deep learning around healthcare systems in 5-10 countries.


Sidebar Photo, UC Davis Study Abroad, Virtual Summer Internships ProgramVirtual – Counseling and Humanitarian Action (New)

Virtual, Jordan
Counseling and Humanitarian Action
This virtual internship focuses on the role of community-based and international aid organizations in responding to the refugee crisis in Jordan.


Sidebar Photo, UC Davis Study Abroad, Summer Abroad Ecuador ProgramEnvironmental Justice in Indigenous Ecuador

Quito and the Amazon Basin, Ecuador
Native American Studies
A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to interact with indigenous groups and see parts of Ecuador not available to traditional tourists.


Sidebar Photo, UC Davis Study Abroad, Virtual Summer Internships ProgramGlobal Health Internships

Bolivia, Ghana, India, Philippines, South Africa, and the U.S.
Global Health
Work alongside local healthcare professionals to learn about challenges in their communities and to help provide services to the underserved.


Sidebar Photo, UC Davis Study Abroad, Quarter Abroad, Mexico ProgramLatinx Health Internship in Oaxaca

Oaxaca, Mexico
Chicana/o Studies
Gain a better understanding of your health profession career goals while taking classes on transnational (US-Mexico) health issues. 


Sidebar Photo, UC Davis Study Abroad, Internships Abroad, Ireland ProgramIreland—Psychology in Galway and Limerick

Galway and Limerick, Ireland
Intern in Galway or Limerick with placements focusing on community partnerships in two of Ireland’s most populous cities.


Sidebar Photo, UCEAPUCEAP Community Public Health - Dominican Republic

Santiago, Dominican Republic
Social Sciences, Science
Acquire practical skills as a bilingual health professional through 6 weeks of courses in semi-urban Santiago, a week-long clinical rotation in a rural area, and another rotation in urban Santo Domingo.


Sidebar Photo, UCEAPUCEAP New Delhi Summer

New Delhi, India
Social Sciences
Explore the politics, economics, history and sociology of India. Spend four weeks on campus and two weeks in community service in rural Rajasthan.


Sidebar Photo, UCEAPUCEAP Community Public Health - Thailand

Bangkok, Thailand
Social Sciences, Science
Shadow medical service providers and meet individuals providing NGO services. Take a prep course on Thai and Burmese language and culture. Classroom study is paired with hands-on fieldwork and lab opportunities.