Paris: August Short-Term

Three weeks of intentional French studies in the country's cultural nexus

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Dates & Fees

The three-week program runs August 2 – August 27, 2023. (TBC: Note that Summer 2024 will be adjusted for the Olympic events in Paris)

The Paris: August Short-Term program includes the following:


  • Tuition fees for one course
  • Customized language support
  • Academic support


  • Guided visit of Latin quarter and the Marais in Paris
  • Bateau-mouche: Seine River cruise
  • Visit of Versailles Palace
  • Visit of Monet’s gardens at Giverny
  • Concert
  • Dance performance


  • Student Residence: with daily breakfast and five dinners/week


  • Airport pick-up on August 2
  • Public transportation pass
  • On-site orientation
  • Pre-departure support and orientation
  • Civil liability insurance
  • 24/7 on-site support for emergency and health matters, housing and logistical guidance

Program Fees (TBC for 2024)

  • Tuition: $3,100
  • Housing: $1,700
  • Bundle with fall semester program: $2,950 (includes housing)

If you are a student with demonstrated financial need, inquire about support provided by APA at as we strive to ensure enthusiastic, academic-minded students have the opportunity to study abroad.

Payment Schedule

  • $500 deposit upon acceptance
  • Remaining balance paid in full by July 1

Out-of-Pocket Expenses

  • Roundtrip flight to Paris
  • Passport
  • Student visa (if necessary for international students)
  • Meals outside of board
  • Medical insurance
  • Personal expenses and purchases such as souvenirs and entertainment
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