Dates

Fall 2021

Bordeaux Fall 2021

Sciences Po Bordeaux
Arrival: by August 23^
Program: August 30 - December 15

Bordeaux Montaigne
Arrival: by August 29
Program: August 30 - December 18

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

^Sciences Po Bordeaux wishes to conduct an in-person orientation for incoming students, and we would like our students to be able to participate face to face as well. While France has lifted the required self-isolation upon arrival, the School in France is asking Sciences Po Bordeaux students to arrive still with one week to isolate if needed, out of an abundance of caution.

Paris Fall 2021

Sciences Po Paris
Arrival: by August 22^
Program: August 27 - December 17

All Other Paris Students
Arrival by August 29 to begin orientation August 30

End date depends on university enrollment:
Sorbonne University: December 18
Sorbonne Nouvelle: January 12*
Paris 1: January 19*
ESA: January 21

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

^Sciences Po Paris courses begin with in-person instruction August 30. While France has lifted the required self-isolation upon arrival, the School in France is asking Sciences Po Paris students to arrive still with one week to isolate if needed, out of an abundance of caution.

*Students whose spring courses begin in January will be able to rearrange their final exam schedule to end their term in December, provided the professor at the host university permits rescheduling.

Poitiers Fall 2021

The University of Poitiers
Arrival: by August 29
Program: August 30 - January 8*

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

*Students whose spring courses begin before January 10 will be able to rearrange their final exam schedule to end their term in December. Please refer to the detailed calendar for information.

Spring 2022

Bordeaux Spring 2022

All students:
Arrival no later than January 4 to begin orientation January 5

End date depends on university enrollment:
Bordeaux Montaigne: May 10
Sciences Po Bordeaux: May 11

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

Paris Spring 2022

All students:
Arrival no later than January 4 to begin orientation January 5

End date depends on university enrollment:
Sciences Po: May 10
Sorbonne Nouvelle: May 13
Paris 1: May 18
Sorbonne University: May 25
University of Paris: May 28
ESA: June 20

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

Poitiers Spring 2022

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

End date depends on whether students are participating in the STEM track:
Non-STEM students: May 14
STEM students: No later than June 17*

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 no later than June 17, depending on the start date of the research project.

2021-2022 Fees

Semester Tuition (includes health insurance): $16,785
Year Tuition (includes health insurance): $33,570

Middlebury College students pay an additional $1,850 study abroad fee per semester.

Estimated Out-of-Pocket Expenses: Bordeaux

  Fall Spring Year
Room/Board $4,500 $4,810 $8,550
Books/Supplies $100 $100 $170
Personal $795 $770 $1,440
Travel from New York $900 $900 $900
Visa/Residency Permit* $405 $405 $405
Total $6,700 $6,985 $11,465

Estimated Out-of-Pocket Expenses: Paris

  Fall Spring Year
Room/Board $7,930 $8,700 $14,785
Books/Supplies $100 $100 $170
Personal $1,365 $1,365 $2,030
Travel from New York $750 $750 $750
Visa/Residency Permit* $405 $405 $405
Total $10,550 $11,320 $18,140

Estimated Out-of-Pocket Expenses: Poitiers

  Fall Spring Year
Room/Board $4,180 $4,180 $7,250
Books/Supplies $100 $100 $170
Personal $1,005 $1,005 $1,680
Travel from New York $950 $950 $950
Visa/Residency Permit* $405 $405 $405
Total $6,640 $6,640 $10,455

*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 $1,090.

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 = $1.20.

2022-2023 Fees

Semester Tuition (includes health insurance): $17,290
Year Tuition (includes health insurance): $34,580

Middlebury College students pay an additional $1,900 study abroad fee per semester.

*2022-23 tuition has been set; out of pocket expenses and exchange rate will be updated in January 2022. See 2021-22 figures for approximate out of pocket expenses.