Explore Southern California Trips (Explore SoCal)

Explore Southern California

Explore SoCal is an opportunity for international students to experience and learn about the famous local attractions, points of interests, and other exciting activities around Southern California. Transportation is provided to participants.  

Griffith Observatory
Saturday, January 20th, 2018
1:00pm-9:00pm (tentatively)

Located in the Griffith Park, the Griffith Observatory allows guests to look at and through telescopes, browse through exhibits all while having a marvelous view of Los Angeles and the Hollywood Sign.

SIGN UP: www.tinyurl.com/Griffith2018

($5 deposit required to secure spot)

*Currently enrolled UCI students only! 
("Currently Enrolled" does NOT include Visiting Scholars and UCI Extension Students)

* Transportation is provided FREE of charge.
* Participants must either bring their own lunch or buy food as lunch WILL NOT be provided.
* Participants will need to purchase own admission for various exhibits.

*** Space is LIMITED and students will be served on a first come first serve basis! ***

IMPORTANT: Completing the interest form DOES NOT guarantee you a spot on the trip. We will contact you through email AFTER you fill out the form with FURTHER INFORMATION on how to SECURE your spot.


Science Center

Check out the photos!

Check out the photos!

Check out the photos!

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact programs@ic.uci.edu

Check out more photos from this program and other International Center activities on our Facebook page!

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Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) Santa Monica Pier
Science Center
California Science Center Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific


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