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Visiting International University Students (non-matriculated)

Institutional Partnership Program

UCI Summer Session partners with universities, colleges, and institutions throughout the world to bring students to UC Irvine for the summer. As an institutional partner, you can provide your students with all of the benefits of a term abroad during the summer, where they will study alongside UC Irvine students and other visiting international students.

Become an Institutional Partner!

Contact Michael Lyons, Director of International Partnerships
+1-949-824-4839 phone
+1-949-824-7477 fax

Already an Institutional Partner?

Keep your information up to date by filling out the International Program Partner Profile form. This will help us to ensure that we can communicate to you and to your various staff members as quickly and as easily as possible.

Institution Benefits

  • Contract for services and programs in advance
  • A portion of the International Student Fee may be returned to your institution for you to offer a rebate to your students or for you to set up a scholarship fund for your students
  • A UC Irvine staff representative will be assigned to visit your institution and present informational seminars
  • Annual information seminars on your campus

Students Benefits

  • Experience the American higher education system at a top research university
  • Priority registration services
  • Airport pick-up service with UCI Summer Session
  • Dedicated Summer Session staff for international student care, facilitation of registration, housing, airport transfer, and I-20 services
  • Comprehensive orientation, a rich co-curricular, social, and academic calendar with special access to the INSIDE UCI series

UCI Summer Session Features

  • 800 courses in 70 academic disciplines
  • Sessions of 6 and 10 weeks
  • High-quality, affordable campus housing and dining available
  • Located in one of the safest cities in the United States
  • Obtain a transcript from UC Irvine, one of the top American research universities