Study Abroad in Paris, France

Study Abroad in Paris: Fees

Session/Term Fee
Fall or Spring Semester $14,995
Fall Quarter $12,995
Early Start Program in Cannes – Intensive French Language and Culture Preperation +$1,495

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:

Pre-Departure

  • 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

On-Site

  • Tuition – up to 16 semester credits
  • Housing in a Parisian homestay. Additional housing options are available, see Optional Components for more detail
  • Meals – Daily breakfast plus one meal per week in the homestay. All students receive a package of snack vouchers, a voucher for a three-course meal and are invited to various group meals during the program
  • Excursions & Day Trips such as visits to the Palace of Versailles, Monetís garden in Giverny and the Chateau of Vaux-le-Vicomte
  • Cultural and social activities such as to museums and monuments, theater, ballet, concerts, walking tours and a boat ride
  • Resident Director and student services support staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while in Paris
  • Orientation workshops to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area, advise you about living in Paris and help you adjust to French culture
  • Volunteer opportunities such as helping the homeless, working with children and helping in community centers
  • AIFS Office provides study areas, travel resources and internet access
  • 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 the Cours de Civilisation FranÁaise de la Sorbonne and any attended institution such as the ILCF or the Schola Cantorum. One official copy will be sent to the studentís 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 rail station and provide transportation to and from the program site on scheduled arrival and departure dates.

Fall or spring semester, Fall Quarter

Flights/Train

  • U.S. to London
  • Eurostar train from London to Paris
  • Paris to U.S.

Airport Transfers

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

London Visit

  • 2-night London stopover on the way to campus

Fees by departure city

Atlanta$1,920
Boston$1,920
Buffalo$1,860
Charlotte$1,980
Chicago$2,100
Cincinnati$1,960
Columbus$1,920
Dallas$2,100
Denver$2,100
Des Moines$2,060
Detroit$1,980
Houston$2,040
Los Angeles$1,980
Miami$2,000
Minneapolis$2,080
New York/ Newark$1,900
Orlando$2,020
Philadelphia$1,940
Phoenix$2,100
Pittsburgh$2,040
Raleigh/Durham$2,020
San Francisco$2,120
Seattle$2,140
St. Louis$2,060
Washington, DC$1,980

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


Early Start Fall/Spring semester

Flights

  • U.S. to London
  • London to Nice
  • Paris 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 Early Start in Cannes

Fees by departure city

Atlanta$1,920
Boston$1,920
Buffalo$1,860
Charlotte$1,980
Chicago$2,100
Cincinnati$1,960
Columbus$1,920
Dallas$2,100
Denver$2,100
Des Moines$2,060
Detroit$1,980
Houston$2,040
Los Angeles$1,980
Miami$2,000
Minneapolis$2,080
New York/ Newark$1,900
Orlando$2,020
Philadelphia$1,940
Phoenix$2,100
Pittsburgh$2,040
Raleigh/Durham$2,020
San Francisco$2,120
Seattle$2,140
St. Louis$2,060
Washington, DC$1,980

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