Study Abroad


The department encourages students to study abroad in one of the following programs. In an increasingly global world, study abroad offers an excellent opportunity to broaden your horizons by increasing your fluency in a language while also learning about a new culture. UC Davis has a variety of programs available to diverse countries.

Are you looking for financial assistance with an education abroad program?  Please consider applying for the Marc Blanchard Comparative Literature Travel Award.  Each year, the award is given to one student as reimbursement for any UC abroad program.

UC Davis Study Abroad

There are many options to choose from if you are planning on studying abroad. For information about study abroad options, stop by the UC Davis Study Abroad Office located at the International Center, Suite 1120, One Shields Ave. in Davis or visit their website.


UCEAP offers programs in a variety of programs for Comparative Literature majors and minors.  Courses vary in length from a summer, quarter/semester, to a full year immersion experience.  Learn how to apply at UC Davis Study Abroad's UCEAP information section 

Please check out the Comparative Literature Major Advising page on the EAC website, also look over the EAP articulation grid which lists Comparative Literature courses previously taken by UCEAP students.

UC Davis Quarter Abroad

The main web Site UC Davis Quarter Abroad offers students a chance to earn UC Davis units while participating in quarter-length programs designed by UC Davis faculty and taught in an international setting. Programs run 10-16 weeks and allow students to earn 12-27 quarter units straight out of the UC Davis Course Catalog. UC Davis Quarter Abroad programs are open to all UC students.

UC Davis Summer Abroad

UC Davis Summer Abroad has programs in a variety of countries and langauges.  All programs feature courses listed in the UC Davis catalog.  Courses taught in English.