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CUNY-Paris Info Session

March 14, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

On Thursday, March 14 in room 3305 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. there will be an information session about the CUNY-Paris Exchange Program.  Helen Gaudette, Coordinator, CUNY-Paris Exchange Program, will discuss the program and answer any questions students or staff have about the program.

CUNY-Paris Exchange Flier pdf

PARTICIPATING PARIS UNIVERSITIES
Paris III (Sorbonne Nouvelle) Paris IX (Dauphine)
Paris IV (La Sorbonne) Paris X (Nanterre)
Paris V (René Descartes) Paris XI (Orsay)
Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie) Paris XII (Créteil)
Paris VII (Denis Diderot) Paris XIII (Villetaneuse)
Paris VIII (Saint Denis)
 
REQUIREMENTS
Students should have a 2.65 GPA or better, three semesters of
college-level French (or an equivalent pro ciency), and a letter
of recommendation from a CUNY professor of French.
 
COSTS
Students pay their tuition to CUNY before leaving. No additional
tuition is charged by the Parisian university. Those eligible for
TAP and PELL tuition assistance grants continue to receive
this aid while abroad. There is a $50 application fee payable
upon acceptance into the program. Students must pay their own
airfare and housing costs.

LODGINGS
MICEFA, the organization that administers the program on the
Paris side, helps students to  nd housing of two varieties: au pair
positions, in which a student lives with a Parisian family and
provides 15 hours of service to that family each week (in the
form of child care or tutoring and/or English conversation) in
exchange for a room and two meals a day; or furnished apartments
that can be shared with other students with a cost per
student of approximately $700 per month.

EXCURSIONS
Students will go on a number of excursions outside Paris to sites
of cultural interest, such as Chartres, Giverny, and Mont-Saint-
Michel. These trips are free to CUNY students.
DEADLINES FOR APPLICATIONS
The program’s Fall semester runs September 1–January 30; the
Spring semester runs February 1–June 20. The deadline to
apply to the Fall program is April 1; for those applying to go in
the Spring, the deadline is November 1.

HOW TO APPLY
For an application, visit the CUNY Paris Exchange link at
http://www.qc.cuny.edu/Academics/GlobalEd/StudyAbroad.

FOR MORE INFORMATION
For further information, contact the New York/Paris
Exchange Program of ce by phone at 718-570-0550 or
email helen.gaudette@qc.cuny.edu. You may also visit the
program’s Paris website at www.micefa.org.

NEW YORK / PARIS
Exchange Program
CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AND THE UNIVERSITIES OF PARIS
The New York/Paris Exchange Program offers all full-time CUNY students—undergraduates and graduates of all disciplines—the opportunity to study at one of the Universities of Paris for one semester or a full academic year. Depending upon students’ proficiency in French, class standing, and the subjects they wish to study, they are placed at one of the participating French schools. Credits earned for courses taken there are applicable toward a CUNY degree.
Art and art history, business and management, cinema and theatre, computer science, dance, economics, engineering and technology, history, linguistics, literature, political science, psychology, sociology, translation, urban studies, and women’s studies are among the courses that will be offered.

Details

Date:
March 14, 2013
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

room 3305

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