FYS in France (spring)

Global Francophone Cultures

Spring ONLY Program

For students who have one - three semesters of college French or one - two years of high school study, but who would like to gain fluency through immersion in French-speaking cultures. The program is open to:

  • first-year students who will be able to complete an FYS while in France.
  • sophomores and juniors interested in strengthening their French language skills but who are not prepared for the fall program.

The program focuses on comparative Francophone cultures and includes:

  • 2-week residence in Quebec City. Home stays, intensive French at Laval University, and introduction to Quebecois culture.
  • Study in Rouen. Home stays, 2 units of intensive French language and conversation, and 2 courses taught in English.
  • Field trips to various places in France

For more information: FYS in France or call the Center for International and Intercultural Studies at 315.229.5991 or email CIIS@stlawu.edu. Applications are due by September 10, but incoming first-year students who apply by July 15 will be be notified of acceptance prior to their arrival on campus.