Santa Clara University

Study Abroad

Coming to Santa Clara

Prepare for Your Time at Santa Clara

Resources for prospective and accepted international students in the Direct Exchange Program at Santa Clara University

  • iconAcademic Information

    What you will experience while studying at Santa Clara University.

  • iconHow to Apply

    Application forms for international students who have been approved by their home university to participate in the direct exchange program at SCU.

  • iconVisa Request

    Information on how to request for the required J-1 Visa for accepted exchange students.

  • iconLiving Expenses

    What it would cost you to study at Santa Clara and live in the United States.

  • iconHousing Options

    Find out the type of on and off-campus housing available to international exchange students.

  • iconClass Registration

    Before coming to Santa Clara, make sure you review and understand the class registration protocol.

  • iconArrival Procedures

    What to do upon your arrival in California and the campus.

  • iconFAQs

    General Answers to Frequently Asked Questions for Incoming Exchange Students.