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Now accepting applications for Fall 2021 and Academic Year 2021-22!

At this time, we plan to host fall programs in-person.

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Join a Zoom information session – every Tuesday and Wednesday, an APA team member is available to answer your questions and share program details. Sign up for a time slot.

Flexible reservation options remain in effect for all programs including 100% deposit refunds in the event that a program is cancelled. Refer to the Ongoing Updates for COVID-19 Response page for more details.


Complete the application form on the Apply webpage. After, you will be prompted to log in to the portal to complete the remaining components:

  • Personal Statement
  • Official transcript*
  • University Approval
  • 2 recommendation letters (1 from a French professor and 1 from your academic advisor or professor in your major’s department)
  • $35 non-refundable application fee*

Once we’ve received your application, you’ll be contacted for a Zoom interview.

*If you are mailing these items, send them to the US office: Box #17218, 24 Camp Avenue, Stamford, CT 06907.

A note about application fees: Students on full financial aid or who attend an APA-affiliated school can have their application fee waived. A confirmation letter from your institution’s financial aid office should be sent to usa@apaparis.com. If you are unsure of your institution’s partner status, please inquire with your study abroad office or with APA.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall Semester 2021: we must receive all of your documents by March 15, 2021


Applications received after the deadline will be considered according to space and availability.

Any Questions?

Lindsay Turlan and Monika Markley, our dedicated US-based representatives, are the go-to people for all aspects of the application process, including billing and pre-departure preparation. If you have any questions, get in contact with them and they will be happy to help.


Level Up Program

The ideal APA participant is bright and motivated, internationally-minded, seeks a cross-cultural experience, and has a desire to experience French and Francophone life.

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