Study Abroad

Middlebury School in France: Paris

Paris, France

Students take courses at the Centre Madeleine and at Parisian universities such as Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, the Université Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris 3, the Université Paris Diderot- Paris 7, Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), the Ecole Normale de Musique de Paris Alfred Cortot (ENM for Music majors only).

"By special arrangements, qualified undergraduates may be authorized to take courses at other institutions, such at the Institut Catholique de Paris (for Religion majors), the Ecole des Psychologues Praticiens (EPP) (for Psychology majors only), the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), or the Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS Ulm).

Academic year or single semester students may enroll in the Programme International at Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) which offers courses in political science, international relations and economics. Students wishing to take courses at the Institut d'Études Politiques must be pre-selected by Middlebury and accepted by the Sciences Po,on the basis of their language skills and academic background." Students are only enrolled part-time (3 courses) and take their remaining courses, including a language course, at the Middlebury Center.

See the Middlebury Language School in France website for detailed and up-to-date information.

Students who wish to conduct research abroad may submit a proposal to Middlebury to receive a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Aided students interested in Mellon funded research during the semester should consult with the financial aid office.

Language pre-requisites:

4 semesters of college-level French or the equivalent plus one content course taught in French are required.

Language(s) of instruction available: French
Program URL:
Research option: Yes
Types of accommodation: Homestay, Dorm with local students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Art and the History of Art, Biochemistry, Biology, Black Studies, Chemistry, Economics, English, European Studies, French, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Theater and Dance, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
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Summer Hours

Monday - Friday
Converse 106

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