International Visitors

The UCLA School of Nursing (SON) welcomes international visitors to apply for one of our programs for international visitors and groups. UCLA’s SON international programs are not degree or credit based. Upon completion of a program, a Certificate of Attendance will be awarded. The current rate for visiting scholars is $1,000 USD/month with a minimum of $3,000 per visit. 

If interested in applying to the program, please complete the International Visitor Application Form.

Please also visit UCLA’s Dashew Center for International Students & Scholars webpage to learn more about the visa requirements for students and scholars. 

Visiting international professors/scholars with an academic appointment at his/her home institution 

Priority consideration will be given to applicants whose stated objectives most closely match the School’s mission to promote international research collaborations. 

Visiting graduate researchers (VGRs) and postdoctoral fellows 

Degree seeking graduate students who have been accepted by a faculty mentor will be given priority consideration. 

International VGRs and Postdoctoral fellows may apply for a 4 week to 24 month appointment.   

Visiting international groups 

UCLA’s SON hosts groups of 2 or more visitors throughout the year. Priority acceptance will be given to groups with a memorandum of understanding. Have additional questions? Click the button below to email us your question about international visitors.

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