Foreign students can attend subjects at the Ribeirão Preto Medical School in status of student of exchange graduation for a period of one to two semesters (that time can be extended since the institution of origin authorizes it), obtaining credits or making valid inquiries for the curricula of their universities of origin.

The university of São Paulo is a public and free of change institution, receives foreign students without the collection of school fees. However, it does not offer study grants.

Note that most of the subjects and activities ministered at USP are in Portuguese. Therefore, familiarization with the language is recommended before the start of the stay.