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  • Locations: Paris, France
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring Semester
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CEA Study Abroad 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 03/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring Semester 2020 10/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
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Tier Level (SPU Partner Programs): 9 - $8,000 Fee Program Type: Study Abroad
Language of Instruction: French Housing Type: Residence Hall
Program Description:

Call: 1-800-266-4441

Text: 480-448-6013

Study Abroad in Paris

Immerse into French language at one of the world's oldest, most prestigious universities. Attend class with other international students at the Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne at the Université de Paris IV, a center dedicated to teaching French to students from around the world. Semester and academic year programs are designed for students who speak French at the high-intermediate level and above. Along with language classes, choose from elective courses that increase your proficiency while deepening your understanding of French culture. The summer program is designed for students at all language levels and incorporates two components: language (cours pratiques) and phonetics. All courses are taught in French and according to the traditional French instruction method.

 Semester/Term Eligibility Requirements Rec. Semester Credits
 Semester  2.5 Min GPA; High School Graduate; High intermediate and above French language level  14
 Year  2.5 Min GPA; High School Graduate; High intermediate and above French language level  28
 Summer  2.5 Min GPA; High School Graduate; All levels of French  3-4


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Where You'll Study

 

Founded in 1253, la Sorbonne hosts thousands of international students every year. This prestigious university’s French-language center, Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne, offers language and culture courses at the school’s Raspail campus in Paris’ 14th Arrondissement. Students will receive a transcript from Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne upon completion of their program.

 

What's Included

  • Pre-Departure Advising
  • Airport Pickup
  • Housing
  • 24/7 Onsite Emergency Assistance
  • Excursions & Cultural Activities
  • and more

Excursions

  • Bruges, Belgium
  • Loire Valley Châteaux
  • Avignon and Provence
  • and more.

Funding Options

CEA has several ways to help you fund your program, including scholarships, grants, and vouchers. Find out more about what we have to offer.

Learn more about funding



SPU Partner Program: Tier 9

Seattle Pacific University has partnered with affiliated organizations or host universities that have been vetted for their academic and student support. Partner Programs are eligible for federal, state, and institutional grants and scholarships.

For SPU Partner Programs, you will be charged one quarter of SPU tuition for participation during fall quarter or winter/spring quarters combined. Depending on the tier level of the selected program, an additional fee for tiers 2-10 will be charged. For fee information, see Partner Program Cost.

See also CEA Paris, Institute Catholique Partner Program

What's Included:
  • Tuition 
  • Standard housing in Residence Hall. Additional fees for homestay or apartments
  • Personalized Pre-Departure Advising
  • Visa & Immigration Advising
  • Financial Advising
  • Airport Pick-up
  • On-site Orientation
  • City Tour
  • On-site Staff Support
  • 24/7 Emergency Assistance
  • Travel Medical Insurance
  • Europ Assistance Travel Support
  • Welcome & Farewell Events
  • Transportation Pass
  • Wellness Activities
  • Cultural Engagement
  • Language Exchanges
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Excursions
  • Student Clubs & Organizations
  • Host Institution Services & Amenities
  • Career & Re-entry Workshop
  • Official Transcript(s)
What's Not Included: 
  • Airfare
  • Meals
  • Study abroad administrative fee: A $300 non-refundable fee will be applied to your BANNER account if you are accepted to the program
Additional Costs to Consider:
  • Provider Application Fees & Deposits (when applicable)
  • Passport
  • Visa or residency permit (when applicable)
  • Domestic travel to apply for visa (when applicable)
  • Travel insurance (optional)
  • Generally, students spend more money while they are abroad than during a typical quarter at SPU. These costs vary per student, and are usually associated with extra in-country and personal travel, eating out, entertainment, and purchasing gifts and souvenirs. If you would like more information about general costs of the items mentioned above and/or general affordability of study abroad, please contact us at studyabroad@spu.edu.
For more information, contact SPU Study Abroad