The program supports a diverse set of educational opportunities. Students are encouraged to incorporate an international educational experience as part of their degree, either through the University of California's Education Abroad Program (EAP) or the Network for European and U.S. Regional Urban Studies program (NEURUS). The UC Intercampus Exchange Program allows students access to scholars and courses available at other University of California campuses. MURP students are eligible to apply to the Community Scholars Program.Finally, planners are encouraged to join the Urban Planning Student Association (UPSA).