Spend this summer in the vibrant San Francisco Bay area! Applications are open so apply now!
STUDY ABROAD 2019
Applications now open! Apply now!
- Walk across the Golden Gate Bridge, stroll down twisty Lombard Street
- Ride a cable car and take a tour of Alcatraz Island!
- Savour delicious food at farmer’s market and a thriving food truck scene!
- Experience Outside Lands Music and Art Festival, Oakland Art + Soul Festival and SF Pride Celebration!
If all these sound exciting to you, then apply for the UC Berkeley Summer Sessions!
- Session A: Close on 15 March
- Session B: Close on 20 April
- Session C: Close on 30 April
- Session D: Close on 15 May
- Session E: Close on 15 May
1. Apply via SIMConnect
Go to SIMConnect > Self Service > Global Learning > Apply for Global Learning > Study Abroad 2019
2. Wait for the Acceptance Email from Global Learning
3. Pay program fee to UC Berkeley Summer Session
4. Get ready your flight tickets, accommodation, insurance or visa
5. Attend the Pre-Departure Briefing
6. FLY OFF TO UC Berkeley, United States!
Please note that the Study Abroad Program must only be taken during Academic Holiday period. If not, a formal approval letter from your academic adviser must be submitted together with your application. For more information, you may refer to the Study Abroad FAQ.
A non-refundable administrative fee of SG$149.80 (Incl. GST) applies.
All applicants will receive the following:
- Pre-application consultation service
- Partner universities discounts and waivers (If applicable)
- Discounted airfares and additional travel benefits
- Discounted travel insurance
- Travel security service (International SOS)
- Pre-departure orientations to meet travel buddies and get questions answered
Special Announcement for UB Students:
- Check the announcement on SIMConnect for Study Abroad Programs through SIMGE.
- Refer to TAURUS for list of already articulated modules. For modules that are not on the list, UB does not evaluate articulation until the full set of documents (course articulation form, course syllabus and the official transcript) are received after the program.
- Studying abroad in your final year may delay your graduation. Do plan ahead.
- UB students who insist on joining the study abroad program in their final semester are to submit a Letter of Undertaking for participation in SIM Study Abroad Program to their respective AAs after the application.
Details about the other Study Abroad Program information sessions will be posted on Instagram @simgegloballearning.
For any enquiries, please contact Ms Dianne Jeong at firstname.lastname@example.org.