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DESTINATION: YOUR FUTURE

International Program�


QUICK FACTS

WELCOME TO THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINECALIFORNIA IRVINE,

When you choose UCI as the place to advance your goals, you experience all the benefits and prestige of being part of an exceptional in U.S. for 11 consecutive years — FBI university. I invite you to explore our wide selection of programs. Whether you are a student or a professional seeking to improve your English, gain [2015] state-of-the-art knowledge in your field, or join a top U.S. university, we will assist you in achieving success.

#1

safest big city

250,384 population

292

sunny days

WELCOME TO

IRVINE WORLD-CLASS UNIVERSITY, INCOMPARABLE LOCATION

Founded in 1965, UCI is renowned for its strength as a major research university. We are located in a dynamic U.S. business environment and in one of the most beautiful and engaging regions in Southern California — famously known as “The O.C.”

per year

Angelika P. Volkman Associate Dean International Programs

EQUALLY IMPRESSIVE WELCOME TO INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS

All of us at the Division of Continuing Education at UCI look forward to helping you realizeleaders your English UCI alumni include in language, the arts, university admission, and sciences, business, education and all walks of professional life. Among them are three objectives. Pulitzer Prize

winners and the architect the we “HTTP/1.1” At everyofstage, will provide you with used useful services, Internet protocol worldwide. resources, support, and a total immersion in our Southern California culture. Your goals are our goals. We are here for you every step of the way.

WORLD-FAMOUS GUESTS WHO HAVE SPOKEN ON CAMPUS INCLUDE Jordan’s Queen Noor

British Denise business magnate A. Davis SirDirector Richard Branson International Programs

Former U.S. President Barack Obama

UCI RANKINGS

9 rd 3 rd 33 + 25 th

AMONG U.S. PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES AND 39TH AMONG ALL UNIVERSITIES U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT (2017)

IN “COOL SCHOOLS” RANKING OF NATION’S GREENEST UNIVERSITIES SIERRA MAGAZINE (2016)

IN U.S. & 58TH IN WORLD SHANGHAI JIAO TONG UNIVERSITY RANKINGS (2016)

GRADUATE PROGRAMS RANKED AMONG THE NATION’S TOP 50, INCLUDING CRIMINOLOGY (5), ORGANIC CHEMISTRY (12), EDUCATION (25), CIVIL ENGINEERING (26), COMPUTER SCIENCE (29), BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES (34), AND BUSINESS (44).


BOOMING, BEAUTIFUL & SAFE

BEST COLLEGE FOR BEACH LOVERS MONEY MAGAZINE

Irvine is only minutes away from some of Southern California's finest beaches, including Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, and "Surf City" — Huntington Beach, site of legendary surfing competitions, beach volleyball, and skateboarding. Catch the wave!

JUST A FEW OF THE REASONS IRVINE IS A GREAT PLACE TO STUDY AND LIVE: » “Safest Big City in America”

» Mediterranean climate, with average temps: Mar-Oct: 23-31°C (highs)/Nov-Feb: 15-20°C (highs) » The heart of Southern California’s “Tech Coast” and home to fast-growing industry centers

San Francisco

668 km

» Minutes from famed sailing and surfing beaches of Newport, Laguna, and Huntington, and near Los Angeles and San Diego » A diverse and highly educated population

Las Vegas

COMMIT TED TO DIVERSIT Y & INCLUSION

UCI is a learning community that gives everyone a chance to succeed. It is a community that shows respect for every culture and religion. You are welcome here!

455 km

Hollywood Los Angeles

73 km

Disneyland

73 km

DRIVING INNOVATION THE POWER OF I

From enabling start-ups in high-tech and biomedical industries to educating the next generation of global business leaders, UCI is tackling the issues of our changing economy and world. » 100+ new inventions generated each year » An emerging “Innovation District” that produces many start-ups and scale-ups — a world-class entrepreneurial ecosystem » Breakthrough research: malaria-blocking mosquitoes, plastic bottles converted into energy, simplified protein folding for cancer treatments, new seafloor mapping techniques to monitor climate change, and much more

UC IRVINE

Beaches

26 km

8 km

San Diego 97 km

“Being in California is such a big experience. Irvine is really nice and you have the opportunity to go to different places easily. I feel like I learned a lot not only in an academic sense, but also personally.” DIANA CERVINO COLMENARES | Spain Universidad Europea de Madrid 10-Week Intensive ESL, ACP International Business Law, Internship at Bart Kaspero Law Offices


UCI INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS

FIND YOUR FUTURE OUR MISSION

To offer life-enriching academic, professional, and cultural experiences to international audiences in environments specifically tailored to their needs. These experiences include » superior English language and professional content instruction » comprehensive preparation for successful undergraduate and graduate studies

UCI International Programs is the bridge to the next step in your academic or professional journey — connecting you with the skills, knowledge, and network you need to ex­pand your horizons and opportunities.

Our experienced, trained team of faculty and staff has been assisting international students in achieving their goals since 1979. To help you succeed, we call upon the considerable resources, talents, and opportunities of this world-class university.

» a wide variety of support services including housing and organized cultural activities, to foster international students’ adjustment to and competence in participating in American life.

As a student in International Programs at UCI, you will experience:

IP serves the University of California, Irvine by promoting the internationalization of the campus and providing support services to the university community.

» Courses that increase your proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing English in a business, academic, or everyday environment

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE & CAREER ADVANCEMENT » Professional and global business skills immediately applicable to your academic goals or workplace » Preparation that increases your chances of being admitted to and excelling at top U.S. university degree programs » Masters-level instructors who are leading experts in their fields

INDIVIDUAL ATTENTION » Guidance and support from our friendly, and highly-qualified staff » Valuable opportunities to network with fellow students, faculty, and industry experts » Access to academic advisors and counselors » Opportunities for a current UCI student conversation partner

IMMERSION IN THE U.S. “IUPP is an amazing program for students who wish to succeed at studying in the United States. The advisors are like our parents and give us significant help in various aspects, from academics to our daily lives, which benefited me enormously with my studies at UCI.” Yuren Chen | China IUPP, graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Sciences — Networked Systems and a minor in Philosophy from UCI

» Wide range of professional activities, plus cultural events, clubs, and sports » Exciting field trips to major California destinations like Disneyland, Los Angeles, and Laguna Beach » Opportunities to meet and make American friends


Study in an innovative environment. The new UCI Division of Continuing Education building earned the coveted LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Platinum certification for green building practices.

5 stories

76,298 sq ft (7,088 sq m.)

23 classrooms (including high-tech rooms) 3,000 sq ft ballroom (279 sq m.) Coffee shop on site

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Dedicated teacher space Audio/visual studio

Typical learning pathways: Post-graduate-level professional certificate programs followed by an internship in the vibrant Orange County business community, leading to eligibility for Optional Practical Training (OPT) Comprehensive university preparation that leads to enrollment in a bachelor’s or master’s degree at UCI or another top U.S. college or university Intensive academic English-language program, followed by a variety of options, including teacher training and practicum

state–of–the–art

FACILITIES

#3 UCI is the

GREENEST CAMPUS

in the U.S.

SIERRA MAGAZINE (2016)


Our comprehensive English Language and Teacher Training Programs give you the skills to live, work, communicate, and succeed in the global community. All of our intensive, interactive programs are accredited by the Commission on English Language Accreditation (CEA), which promotes excellence in the field.

If you want to improve your English-language skills in authentic academic, business, and social contexts, choose from the following options based on your goals: » For university-level study: 10-Week Intensive ESL » For professional development: 4-, 8-, or 12-Week Business English » For personal goals and specific academic interests: 4-, 8-, or 12-Week Conversation & Culture (may include such topics as English for STEM and Academic Preparation)

PROGRAMS

ENGLISH LANGUAGE & TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAMS

» For high school students: 2-, 4-, or 6-Week Experience University Life

Teacher Training Whether you are a new or practicing instructor, UCI International Programs will sharpen your knowledge of the latest methodologies of teaching English as a foreign language (TEFL) or teaching academic content effectively in English (EMI). For more than 30 years, we have successfully trained teachers sponsored by Ministries of Education in Chile, France, Japan, South Korea, and more. Choose a 3- or 6-month post-graduate-level Accelerated Certificate Program in TEFL and internship or request a customized program suited to your goals.

“Thanks to UCI, I successfully got a working visa from a pharmaceutical company in California and started my professional career in the U.S. I learned many things during my time in the ESL, ACP, and Internship programs, all of which helped me build my career here in the U.S.” HITOMI KAWAWA | Japan 10-Week Intensive ESL, ACP Business Administration, ACP Marketing Internship and OPT at WCCT Global

Zot!

UCI'S MASCOT IS PETER THE ANTEATER from the comic strip "B.C." and "Zot!" is the sound his tongue makes when catching an ant. As a UCI student, you'll be part of Zot Culture — a supportive, tight-knit and lifelong family.


LOOKING FOR A SHORT-TERM STUDY ABROAD EXPERIENCE AT UCI?

Now you can take UCI undergraduate courses and enjoy an incomparable university experience through our Academic Study Abroad Program (ASAP). Visit ip.ce.uci.edu/asap for more information.

UNIVERSITY PROGRAMS Graduate from a top university without losing any time. We’ll support you along the way. Increase your chances of admission to UCI or other top universities. Through a winning combination of university coursework, test preparation, and personalized application assistance, our International Undergraduate Preparation Program (IUPP) and International Graduate Studies Preparation Program (IGSPP) will give you the competitive edge to get accepted and succeed in premier U.S. undergraduate and graduate programs.

DON’T MEET MINIMUM UC REQUIREMENTS? See IUPP College & University Placement Track: ip.ce.uci.edu/iuppcup

IUPP ZOT! Path to UCI Undergraduate Degree Achieve your undergraduate degree on schedule. IUPP Zot! gives you the opportunity to complete up to one academic year of UCI freshman coursework. » Undergraduate courses transferable to UCI » Personalized, one-on-one advising » SAT & TOEFL Test Preparation » Comprehensive training in U.S. academic culture » 12-month Specialized Track for specific majors (Biological Sciences, Business Economics, Computer Science, Engineering, Social Sciences, and Physical Sciences) » 6-month Fundamentals Track available for students who need more time to meet IUPP English requirements

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IGSPP Path to Master’s and Ph.D. Degree Get the advanced academic, professional, and communication skills needed to gain admission to and succeed in your ideal graduate program. In addition to comprehensive application assistance, test preparation, and academic skills courses, students boost their graduate applications by choosing between two tracks.

IGSPP Tracks: » ACP Track with specialized academic courses and professional-level internship

» ACCESS UCI Track with UCI upper-division undergraduate coursework to fulfill any prerequisites for a future graduate program » Fundamentals Track with extra intensive ESL support to help achieve the minimum English requirements for IGSPP

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“IGSPP pushed my English and engineering skills to a level a graduate student should have. As a result, I was able to withstand cultural shock, focus on my preparation studies, and eventually, earn admission to one of the best engineering schools in the USA.” ABDULLA ALBLOOSHI | United Arab Emirates IGSPP, Graduated Arizona State University with a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering


ACP Options: Business Administration Marketing International Tourism & Hotel Management Applied Project Management Communications & Embedded Systems Design Engineering Data Science & Predictive Analytics for Business Professionals Digital Marketing Global Human Resources Management Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship International Business Law International Business Operations & Management International Finance Media & Global Communications Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)

ACCELERATED CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS (ACPs) Our ACPs enhance the value of your degree and update your knowledge base in your chosen field—in just three months! The expertise, networking opportunities, and skill set you gain will give you the competitive edge to advance your career. One of the best reasons to take an ACP is that after completion of the program, you will have the opportunity to do a professional, three-month internship with an American or international company. And, after nine months of full-time study in 2 ACPs plus an internship, take advantage of Optional Practical Training (OPT) to work in a full-time salaried position for up to one year!

Pathway to Internship:

ACP 3 months

INTERNSHIP 3 months

Pathway to Optional Practical Training (OPT):

ACP 3 months

ACP 3 months

250

INTERNSHIP OR3 months ACP

PARTNER INTERNSHIP COMPANIES

OPT

up to 1 year

97%

ACP TO OPT APPROVAL RATE

CUSTOM DESIGNED PROGRAMS FOR GROUPS We are experts in designing custom, full-service programs that meet and exceed your group’s unique requirements and expect­ations.

“I had an excellent academic experience at UCI with high-level teachers, who I thank for the knowledge I acquired. I will especially use the negotiation techniques, productivity improvement, and new knowledge of how to expand marketing using sales and finance in a strategic way.” BRUNO ALVES MARTOS | Brazil Executive Business Custom Designed Program

Our experienced staff begins by assessing your needs, then designing and implementing your program to the finest detail. Among our unique courses are executive education/corporate training; English for educators, engineers, healthcare managers, and other specific fields; government structure and practices; and specialized occupational studies.

LET’S GET STARTED. Visit ip.ce.uci.edu/custom Or contact our Custom Designed Programs office at ip@ce.uci.edu or +1.949.824.5991


PROGRAM OVERVIEW

DATES & FEES

PROGRAM

TUITION

SUMMER 2017

FALL 2017

10-Week Intensive ESL

$4,000

Jun 28-Sept 7

Oct 4-Dec 14

4-Week Conversation & Culture

$2,300

Jun 30-Jul 27 Aug 2-Aug 29 Sept 6-Oct 2

4-Week Business English

$2,300

Jun 30-Jul 27 Aug 2-Aug 29 Sept 6-Oct 2

2-Week Experience University Life (High School)

$1,500

July 17-July 28 July 31-Aug 11 Aug 14-Aug 25

$11,600-$55,500 depending on track and duration

Jun 20

Sept 28

IGSPP (6-Mo)

$17,500

Jun 20

Sept 18

IGSPP (9-Mo)

$23,300

Jun 20

Sept 28

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROGRAMS (ESL)

UNIVERSITY PROGRAMS (start dates)

IUPP*

*Not all IUPP tracks offer an intake every quarter. Please see ip.ce.uci.edu/program-dates for details.

ACCELERATED CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS (ACPs)

Prices and dates subject to change. For most updated program information, visit ce.uci.edu/international

ACP Business Administration

$7,900

Jun 26-Sept 14

Sept 21-Dec 14

ACP Marketing

$7,900

Jun 26-Sept 14

Sept 21-Dec 14

ACP International Tourism & Hotel Management

$7,900

ACP Applied Project Management

$7,900

ACP Communications & Embedded Systems Design Engineering

$8,500

Sept 21-Dec 14

ACP Data Science & Predictive Analytics for Business Professionals

$7,900

Sept 21-Dec 14

ACP Digital Marketing

$7,900

Sept 21-Dec 14

ACP Global Human Resources Management

$7,900

Sept 21-Dec 14

ACP Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship

$7,900

Sept 21-Dec 14

ACP International Business Law

$7,900

Jun 26-Sept 14

ACP International Business Operations & Management

$7,900

Jun 26-Sept 14

ACP International Finance

$7,900

ACP Media & Global Communications

$7,900

Jun 26-Sept 14

ACP TEFL

$7,500

Jun 26-Sept 7

Internship

$2,400

Sept 21-Dec 14 Jun 26-Sept 14

Sept 21-Dec 14

Sept 21-Dec 14 Sept 21-Dec 14

Oct 2-Dec 14


WINTER 2018

SPRING 2018

SUMMER 2018

FALL 2018

WINTER 2019

SPRING 2019

SUMMER 2019

FALL 2019

Jan 10-Mar 22

Apr 4-Jun 14

Jun 27-Sept 6

Oct 3-Dec 13

Jan 9-Mar 21

Apr 3-Jun 13

Jun 26-Sept 5

Oct 2-Dec 12

Jan 4-Jan 31 Feb 5-Mar 2

July 2-July 27 Aug 1-Aug 28 Sept 5-Oct 1

Jan 4-Jan 31 Feb 4-Mar 1

July 3-July 30 Aug 5-Aug 30 Sept 4-Sept 30

Jan 4-Jan 31 Feb 5-Mar 2

July 2-July 27 Aug 1-Aug 28 Sept 5-Oct 1

Jan 4-Jan 31 Feb 4-Mar 1

July 3-July 30 Aug 5-Aug 30 Sept 4-Sept 30

For 2018 and 2019 dates, please visit ip.ce.uci.edu/program-dates

Jan 4

Mar 27

Jun 21

Sept 27

Jan 3

Mar 26

Jun 20

Sept 26

Jan 4

Mar 27

Jun 19

Sept 17

Jan 3

Mar 26

Jun 18

Sept 16

Jan 4

Mar 27

Jun 19

Sept 27

Jan 3

Mar 26

Jun 18

Sept 26

Jan 8-Mar 29

Apr 2-Jun 21

Jun 25-Sept 14

Sept 19- Dec 13

Jan 7-Mar 28

Apr 1-Jun 20

Jun 24-Sept 13

Sept 19-Dec 12

Jan 8-Mar 29

Apr 2-Jun 21

Jun 25-Sept 14

Sept 19- Dec 13

Jan 7-Mar 28

Apr 1-Jun 20

Jun 24-Sept 13

Sept 19-Dec 12

Sept 19- Dec 13 Jan 8-Mar 29

Apr 2-Jun 21

Jun 25-Sept 14

Sept 19-Dec 13

Sept 19-Dec 12 Jan 7-Mar 28

Apr 1-Jun 20

Jun 24-Sept 13

Sept 19-Dec 13

Jan 8-Mar 29

Apr 2-Jun 21

Sept 19-Dec 13

Apr 2-Jun 21

Sept 19-Dec 12

Apr 1-Jun 20

Sept 19-Dec 12

Sept 19-Dec 13

Apr 1-Jun 20

Sept 19-Dec 12

Apr 2-Jun 21

Sept 19-Dec 13

Apr 1-Jun 20

Sept 19-Dec 12

Apr 2-Jun 21

Sept 19-Dec 13

Apr 1-Jun 20

Sept 19-Dec 12

Jan 8-Mar 29 Jan 8-Mar 29

Sept 19-Dec 12

Jun 25-Sept 14 Apr 2-Jun 21

Jun 25-Sept 14

Apr 2-Jun 21 Jan 8-Mar 29

Jan 7-Mar 28 Sept 19-Dec 13

Jan 7-Mar 28

Sept 19-Dec 13 Jun 25-Sept 14

Apr 2-Jun 14

Jan 7-Mar 28

Jun 25-Sept 6

Jun 24-Sept 13 Apr 1-Jun 20

Jun 24-Sept 13

Apr 1-Jun 20 Jan 7-Mar 28

Oct 1-Dec 13

Available year round after all ACPs

Sept 19-Dec 12 Sept 19-Dec 12

Jun 24-Sept 13 Apr 1-Jun 13

Jun 24-Sept 5

Sept 30-Dec 12


STUDENT SERVICES The University and International Programs provide you with resources and services that will help you succeed while at UCI and beyond.

COUNSELING » Academic advisors: for help with college placement, including choosing majors, transferring to a local community college, and applying to a degree program. » Cross-cultural counseling: to help you in acclimating to your new environment quickly and effectively. » International Student Support Manager: on-campus support for students experiencing a personal crisis or health concern. » Immigration counseling: for guidance on issues related to maintaining visa status.

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We offer information and assistance on:

PERSONAL ASSISTANCE Navigating and adjusting to your new home in the Irvine area is easier with our Student Life & Activities team by your side.

The OC public transportation system, including buying bus or shuttle passes Recommendations for local banks and cell phone options

As a student in UCI International Programs, you are able to access the UCI Student Health Center for medical care, if you have purchased our health insurance.

Application process for a California Driver’s License Direct help with getting to shopping centers, local attractions, medical offices, etc.


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TOEFL/TOEIC TESTING UCI and the Division of Continuing Education are official test centers for the PBT and iBT TOEFL and TOEIC. The Institutional PBT TOEFL is offered free to all students enrolled in any of our programs. TOEFL and IELTS strategies are practiced in all of our English language classes. TOEFL and IELTS preparation workshops are available each quarter for a nominal fee.

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AIRPORT PICK-UP To request an airport pick-up, please submit the Airport Pickup Request Form provided upon your acceptance at least two weeks before the start of your program.

COST: $90 from L.A. International Airport (LAX) $50 from Orange County-John Wayne Airport (SNA) Cancellations and changes must be received three business days prior to pick-up to qualify for a refund.

Available for: Flights scheduled to arrive between 09:00 and 15:00 on specific check-in days. For more information, visit ip.ce.uci.edu/airport.


STUDENT LIFE & ACTIVITIES

THE UNIVERSITY’S MASCOT, AN ANTEATER NAMED PETER,

embraces the power of being different.


Experience California » Insider tours of Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Las Vegas » Pro sports games, such as the Lakers, Clippers, Angels, and Rams » Trips to Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, Huntington Beach, and Santa Monica » Art immersion at the Getty Museum, L.A. County Museum of Art, and Bowers Museum

IMMERSE YOURSELF IN AMERICAN LIFE As an International Programs student, you will discover an amazing variety of things to do, places to see, and people to meet.

Our Student Life & Activities Team, made up of three full-time staff and UCI students, is dedicated to ensuring that your time at UCI is exciting and worthwhile — and loads of fun. Here are just a few of the events and resources that can fill your calendar.

STUDENT LIFE

» Over 600 student clubs and organizations for almost any interest or hobby » Communication Club for language and cultural exchange with UCI students

» Broadway shows, Cirque du Soleil, and music concerts

» Anteater sports team events

» Famed attractions like Disneyland, Universal Studios, Hollywood, and Six Flags Magic Mountain

» UCI campus-wide student events such as Involvement Fair, Shocktoberfest, Celebrate UCI, Summerland, and Relay for Life

Follow our latest activities on our blog: about.me/activities titles in 9 sports: 28national UCI Athletic teams have won 64Anteaters individual national titles have competed 50Anteaters in the Olympics

UCI HOLDS GUINNESS RECORDS FOR THE WORLD’S LARGEST:

dodgeball game

» Recreation Center membership for a nominal fee

» Campus libraries, with 3.6 million volumes » Self-Access computer labs for individual study

ACTIVITIES

» On-campus recreational games such as soccer, volleyball, and basketball » Lecture series, plus music, dance, theater, and other cultural events » Tours to famous destinations, theme parks, museums, beaches, and performances » Picnics, potlucks, beach bonfires, summer pool party, Halloween Festival, soccer tournaments, and more » Personal trip planning by our Activities team, including transportation, directions, lodging, and points of interest » Weekly emails about local events, fairs, and seasonal things to do around Irvine

6,084 students

water blaster war 3,875

pillow fight 4,200 students

capture the flag 2,888

“UCI helped me improve my English a lot. I enjoyed all of my classes and the chance to participate in discussions and learn from experience. The people here are kind, open, and always smile at you. It is wonderful and encouraging.” ALLA KOTENEVA | Russia 10-Week Intensive ESL


HOUSING

Whether you would like to be immersed in American university or family life, UCI International Programs offers a variety of housing options that will help make your experience in Southern California comfortable, convenient, and unforgettable. Our staff is available to assist you with your decision.

UCI UNIVERSITY APARTMENTS Year-Round Off campus, 2 bedroom/2 bathroom apartments for 4 international students of the same gender

BENEFITS

» Safe, comfortable, convenient — only 2.5 miles (4 km) from UCI » Furnished, including bed linens, towels, cookware » UCI undergraduate student Resident Advisors serve as mentors and assist with your transition to UCI. Staff on site 24/7 to handle facility issues » Vibrant, inclusive community with a large UCI student population » Wireless Internet, digital/cable TV, electricity, gas, water, utilities — all included in rent » Access to pool, Jacuzzi, fitness center, and basketball, tennis, and volleyball courts » International grocery store, large park, shopping center, restaurants, and cafés just steps away » Walking distance to public transportation and 15-minute bike ride to campus » UCI shuttle service (added cost about $100 per quarter) » Free bicycle rental available for student use Note: IUPP students are required to live in University Apartments for the first quarter of study. Minors are required to live in university housing through the quarter in which they turn 18 years old.

HOMESTAY Off campus, private or shared room

BENEFITS » Live with local families in a private, furnished room with Internet access » Learn about American culture and practice your English skills while developing lasting friendships » Experience American family life; participating families represent a variety of racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic groups Applications must be submitted directly to a homestay company and processed prior to arrival. For available companies, visit: ip.ce.uci.edu/housing/homestay


OPTIONS Choose the perfect environment for you! Our university apartment communities offer a range of options tailored for every lifestyle. PARK WEST APARTMENTS

A popular choice among students seeking affordable prices and a sense of community. Swimming pools, fitness center, and nearby grocery store. Only 4 km from campus.

VILLA SIENA APARTMENTS

Resort-style facility with private balconies and high-end amenities, also 4 km from UCI. Walking distance to shops, restaurants, and cafés. Special housing options, such as private rooms, family housing, and short-term rental homes, are also available. Contact uci@rexirvine.com for more information. Park West Apartments

Program

Villa Siena Apartments

Shared

Private

Shared

Private

10-Week Intensive ESL

$2,825

$5,085

$3,045

$5,485

4-Week Conversation & Culture or Business English

$1,025

$1,990

$1,155

$2,240

ACPs (except TEFL)

$3,125

$5,625

$3,345

$5,985

ACP TEFL

$2,825

$5,085

$3,045

$5,485

IUPP

$2,825

$5,085

$3,045

$5,485

IGSPP 6-mo program

$3,125

$5,625

$3,345

$5,985

IGSPP 9-mo program

$2,825

$5,085

$3,045

$5,485

ASAP

$3,125

$5,625

$3,345

$5,985

Fully furnished, one-bedroom apartment

PLACEMENT FEE

$250

SECURITY & DAMAGE DEPOSIT*

$500

$2,885/month

*Refund of $500 after student checks out of housing where no damage was caused and no excessive utility fees were incurred.

$3,125/month

“UCI is a well-known, highly ranked, and prestigious university. The instructors are perfect and very influential. If you have any problems and any needs, they are just one call away and they will tell you what to do and whom to talk with about a specific problem. You will never be lost when you are surrounded with such helpful staff.” ALP HAMDI YILMAZ | Turkey

Costs are for first term.

FOR MORE, including check in/out dates and housing application procedures, visit: ip.ce.uci.edu/housing

ACP Marketing, ACP International Business Operations and Management, Internship at Legacy Entertainment


HOW TO APPLY

FOR ESL OR ACP PROGRAMS Email, fax, or mail your complete application. Complete application includes: 1. Application form. Download here: ip.ce.uci.edu/apply-now/ 2. Passport copy 3. $200 non-refundable application fee 4. Bank statement (to receive your I-20 for an F-1 student visa) 5. ACP Applicants ONLY: a. Thorough answers to Section 3A of the application b. Evidence of university degree and/or substantial work experience c. TOEFL/IELTS/TOEIC exam score d. For ACP Business Administration, Marketing, and International Tourism & Hotel Management: Completion of second year of university

EMAIL

PROCESSING TIME

ip@ce.uci.edu (please do not send credit card information by email to ensure we are protecting sensitive information)

Once we receive a complete application, we will send you an Acceptance Letter, program information, housing information, and I-20 via DHL Express Mail within one week.

PHONE +1.949.824.5991

FAX +1.949.824.8065

EXPRESS MAIL International Programs University of California, Irvine Division of Continuing Education Attn: Student Services Office Pereira Drive, West of East Peltason Drive Building 234 Irvine, CA 92697-5700 U.S.A. Phone: +1.949.824.5991 Fax: +1.949.824.8065

REGULAR MAIL

“Our partnerships with educational institutions, organizations, and consultants around the world expand the diversity of our students and enhance the quality of our programs. We thank you for your support!” LINDA KIM, Enrollment Manager & JESSICA STERN, Marketing Manager

International Programs University of California, Irvine Division of Continuing Education Attn: Student Services Office P.O. Box 6050 Irvine, CA 92616-6050 U.S.A.

DEADLINE There is no formal deadline, but we recommend you apply at least 10-12 weeks before the program starts to ensure enough processing time for your F-1 visa. We accept applications until the program is full.

ENROLLMENT DEPOSIT (For ACP students only) To confirm enrollment, students admitted to an ACP are expected to pay a deposit of $3,000, which will be deducted from tuition. The deposit is due at least 30 days before the program start date.* *This policy does not apply to students admitted to ACP TEFL.

POSTPONEMENT POLICY Postponement requests must be made in writing to ip@ce.uci.edu according to the following: » Within 16 calendar days of the program start date for the 10-Week program » Within 14 calendar days of the program start date for Certificate programs » Within 7 calendar days of the program start date for the 4-Week programs No additional charge for the first postponement. Additional postponements after the first require a new $200 application fee.

UNIVERSITY PROGRAMS (IUPP, IGSPP & ASAP) For a comprehensive overview of application procedures, entry requirements, and registration policies (including cancellation, postponement, and refund policies) for our University Programs, please visit: ip.ce.uci.edu/up.

EXPERIENCE UNIVERSITY LIFE For Experience University Life high school program application, program and housing costs, please contact: ip@ce.uci.edu.

FINANCIAL INFORMATION FOR I-20 APPLICANTS: A bank statement on official bank letterhead is required to certify that you have sufficient funds to cover tuition and living expenses during your program. Below are the funds required per program. All funds must be stated in U.S. dollars, and the statement must be dated within the last six months. 10-Week Intensive ESL: 

$9,400

4-Week Business English or Conversation & Culture: 

$5,100

Accelerated Certificate Programs: $13,700* *$14,300 is required for ACP CESDE and $12,900 for ACP TEFL

REFUND POLICY

» Prior to the program start date: fees are 100% refundable » Prior to the end of the 5th day of classes for 10-Week/Certificate programs or the 2nd day of classes for 2- and 4-Week programs: fees are 50% refundable » No refunds after the 5th day of classes for 10-Week/Certificate programs » No refunds after the 2nd day of classes for 2- and 4-Week programs

CANCELLATIONS MUST BE REQUESTED IN WRITING TO ip@ce.uci.edu


TUITION & FEES

CHECKLIST FEES Required

 Application Fee (required with application)

$200

$200

 Student Services Fee

$ ���������

Intensive ESL, ACPs, University Programs (per quarter) Conversations & Culture, Business English

Optional

TUITION English Language Programs (ESL)

HEALTH INSURANCE  Intensive ESL (per 10 weeks)  Conversation & Culture, Business English (per 4 weeks)  Accelerated Certificate Programs (ACPs) (per quarter)  University Programs (per quarter)

$585 $200 $585 $585

$ ��������� $ ��������� $ ��������� $ ���������

AIRPORT PICKUP  From Los Angeles (LAX)  From Orange County (SNA)

$90 $50

$ ��������� $ ���������

 10-Week Intensive ESL  Business English (per 4 weeks)  Conversation & Culture (per 4 weeks)

$4,000 $2,300 $2,300

$ ��������� $ ��������� $ ���������

$7,900 Subtotal: $8,500

$ ��������� $ ���������

$7,500 $2,400

$ ��������� $ ���������

INTERNATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE PREPARATION PROGRAM (IUPP)  Specialized Track (12 months)  General Track (9 months)  Fundamentals Track (6 months)  College & University Placement Track (6 months)

$55,500 $37,000 $11,600 $17,500

$ ��������� $ ��������� $ ��������� $ ���������

INTERNATIONAL GRADUATE STUDIES PREPARATION PROGRAM (IGSPP)  ACP & ACCESS UCI Tracks (6 months)  Fundamentals Track (9 months)

$17,500 $23,300

$ ��������� $ ���������

$250 $500

$250 $500

Accelerated  All ACP Programs except CESDE & TEFL Certificate Programs No. of ACP Programs ____ x $7,900 (ACPs)  CESDE (Communication & Embedded System Design Engineering)  TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)  Internship University Programs

$250 $175

*Fees shown here are based on minimum program duration. Applicants’ English proficiency, confirmed upon arrival, will determine total program duration.

HOUSING

 UCI Housing Placement Fee (required)  Security and Damage Deposit (refundable)

University Apartments (Shared Rooms — see p. 15 for private room pricing) *Costs are for first term.

Homestay

MISCELLANEOUS

 10-Week Intensive ESL  4-Week Conversation & Culture  4-Week Business English  ACPs (except TEFL)  ACP TEFL  IUPP  IGSPP 6-mo program  IGSPP 9-mo program  ASAP

Park West

Villa Siena

$2,285 $1,025 $1,025 $3,125 $2,825 $2,825 $3,125 $2,825 $3,125

$3,045 $1,155 $1,155 $3,345 $3,045 $3,045 $3,345 $3,045 $3,345

$ ��������� $ ��������� $ ��������� $ ��������� $ ��������� $ ��������� $ ��������� $ ��������� $ ���������

Please send fees directly to the homestay company. For details and specific fees, please visit: ip.ce.uci.edu/housing/homestay Books & Supplies Meals & Personal Expenses

Est. $150-500 Est. $250/month

$ ��������� $ ���������

TOTAL FEES

$ ���������


INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS

UCI DIVISION OF CONTINUING EDUCATION

University of California, Irvine P.O. Box 6050 Irvine, CA 92616-6050 U.S.A.

+1.949.824.5991

ip@ce.uci.edu

facebook.com/UCIrvineInternational

ce.uci.edu/international

International Programs Brochure, University of California, Irvine  

International Programs Brochure, University of California, Irvine

International Programs Brochure, University of California, Irvine  

International Programs Brochure, University of California, Irvine