Dates

Fall 2020

Paris Fall 2020*

*The dates listed below reflect the modified, 89-day program offered in Paris only during the Fall 2020 semester.

Monday, August 31

Begin orientation remotely

Sunday, September 6**

Arrive in Paris (temporary accommodations, in quarantine if necessary) ***

Monday, September 7

Resume orientation and
Begin coursework remotely (in quarantine if necessary) ***

Sunday, September 20

Begin transition to homestays (if quarantine is necessary) ***

Monday, September 21

Begin in-person coursework at the Madeleine Center

Wednesday, December 2nd

Last day of in-person coursework at the Madeleine Center

Thursday, December 3rd**

Depart from Paris

Week of December 7th

Revisions/Make-up classes remotely

Week of December 14th

Final exams to be taken remotely

**Arrival and departure dates must be strictly respected to avoid over-stay and complications upon leaving France and the Schengen Zone.

***A 14-day quarantine period may or may not be required, depending on entry requirements at the time of arrival in France.

Spring 2020

Bordeaux Spring 2020

Arrival: no later than January 5 to begin orientation January 6
Departure: May 15

Please refer to the detailed calendar. All dates are subject to change.

Paris Spring 2020

All students:
Arrival no later than January 2 to begin orientation January 3

End date depends on university enrollment:
Paris 3: May 15
Paris 4: May 15
Sciences Po: May 18
Paris 7: May 20
Paris 1: May 25
ESA: June 15

Please refer to the detailed calendar. All dates are subject to change.

Poitiers Spring 2020

The University of Poitiers
Arrival: by January 2
Program: January 3 - May 16*^

Please refer to the detailed calendar. All dates are subject to change.

* Students in the STEM track hoping to complete the Research Project with Lab Component should anticipate a departure from Poitiers in late May or mid-June, depending on the start date of the research project.

2020-2021 Fees

Semester Tuition (includes health insurance): $16,455
Year Tuition (includes health insurance): $32,910

Middlebury College students pay an additional $1,800 study abroad fee per semester.

Estimated Out-of-Pocket Expenses: Bordeaux

  Spring
Room/Board $4,620
Books/Supplies $95
Personal $760
Travel from New York $900
Visa/Residency Permit $350
Total $6,725

Estimated Out-of-Pocket Expenses: Paris (Please note this budget reflects the revised 89-day program for Fall 2020)

  Fall Spring Year
Room/Board $6,515 $8,330 $14,300
Books/Supplies $110 $95 $175
Personal $745 $1,310 $1,395
Travel from New York $750 $750 $1,500
Visa/Residency Permit* $350 $350 $350
Total $8,470 $10,835 $17,720

*Not all students will be required to apply for a student visa with the 89-day program.

Estimated Out-of-Pocket Expenses: Poitiers

  Spring
Room/Board $3,910
Books/Supplies $95
Personal $960
Travel from New York $900
Visa/Residency Permit $350
Total $6,215

*Poitiers students who remain for the month of June to complete a STEM track independent research with lab component will require additional funding for room and board and personal expenses totaling an additional $1,025.

Note: Personal expenses cover some basic necessities (local transportation, cell phone, bank fees, program-sponsored excursions, etc.) and do not include your discretionary spending (e.g. entertainment, fitness, and travel). All fees subject to change. Exchange rate: €1 = $1.15.