Study Abroad in Cannes, France

Study Abroad in Cannes: Fees

Session/Term Fee
Fall Semester $15,995
Spring Semester $16,995

Stay for a year and save $1,000
Students enrolling for a full year (two semesters) at the same campus receive an automatic fee reduction of $1,000 toward their second semester fee.

Program Fee Includes:


  • Personalized assistance from site specialists on the AIFS Admissions Team in the U.S. to help you prepare for your study abroad experience, answer questions about the academic program, provide course syllabi and assist with the student visa process
  • Pre-departure resources including online course descriptions, an information handbook and an online AIFS account to help you manage your application and pre-departure materials
  • Student networking resources allow you to connect with other students who will be going on your program, as well as AIFS alumni who can provide first-hand information and advice on what to expect


  • Tuition up to 18 semester credits
  • Housing in the Campus Residence or a French homestay
  • Meals Residence students receive breakfast and lunch Monday through Friday and brunch on weekends at the Campus cafeteria. Homestay students receive daily breakfast in the homestay and lunch at the Campus Monday through Friday and brunch on weekends
  • Resident Director and student services support staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while France
  • Cannes Film Festival (Spring only) the world famous film festival runs for 2 weeks in May. Students receive a Cannes cinéphile pass which entitles them to see all the films presented at the Festival in different movie theaters throughout the city. AIFS students may have the opportunity to work as volunteers during the Film Festival.
  • Excursions and day trips including 4 days in Paris, 2 days in Provence and day trips to Monaco, St. Tropez, Antibes, Grasse and Ile Sainte Marguerite
  • Cultural and social activities which may include visit to a Cistercian monastery, pottery workshop, wine and cheese tasting, theater tickets to the opera or ballet and the art museums of the Riviera
  • Orientation workshops to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area, advise you about living in Cannes and to help you adjust to French culture
  • Volunteer work opportunities
  • Language Exchange Club with local French people
  • AIFS Office provides study areas and resources
  • Campus services – students have access to a café as well as a small recreational room and a volleyball court
  • Comprehensive insurance and assistance package
  • 24-hour emergency telephone service allows you to reach AIFS staff at any time in an urgent situation

Upon Return

  • Official transcript issued by Chapman University which is accredited by the Western States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. Students will also receive a transcript in French from the Campus International de Cannes. One official copy of the transcript will be sent to the student’s home institution on completion of the program
  • Re-entry materials and support upon return to the U.S. to help you make the transition back to life after your study abroad experience
  • Alumni network and career development opportunities on the AIFS Alumni Advocate and AIFS Alumni Ambassador Programs

Optional Components

Please note fee does not include the non-refundable $95 application fee. Students not selecting the AIFS Flight Package are responsible for arranging their own flights according to the most up-to-date itinerary.

AIFS Program with Optional Round-Trip Flights and Airport Transfers

For your convenience, AIFS will arrange your round-trip airfare (including all fuel surcharges, taxes and fees), meet you at the arrival airport(s) and provide transportation to and from the program site on scheduled arrival and departure dates.

Fall or Spring semester


  • U.S. to London
  • London to Nice
  • Nice to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to London Hotel
  • London Hotel to Airport
  • Airport to Campus
  • Campus to Airport

London Visit

  • 2-night London stopover on the way to campus

Fees by departure city

Des Moines$1,820
Los Angeles$1,800
New York/ Newark$1,720
San Francisco$1,920
St. Louis$1,820
Washington, DC$1,780

The optional flight package prices listed are subject to change and will be confirmed at time of invoicing. (Program fee is guaranteed.)