For students

I don’t think I can separate my experience with the program from my experience with the city itself – a city I fell instantly in love with – Victoria McCoy, Redlands University.

What is included?

  • Tuition and course material
  • Official transcript from the Cours de Civilisation de la Sorbonne Student Card and Art Student Card from La Sorbonne for the duration of your stay
  • Excursions and cultural activities, including all admission fees to museums and cultural institutions visited with the group
  • Breakfast with housing
  • Internet acess Airport pick-up and transfer from Charles de Gaulle on arrival day
  • On-site orientation
  • Emergency support 24/24
  • Medical insurance
  • A 4 week metro pass (pass Navigo) and a good Paris map
  • Use of a mobile phone
  • Full time academic support
  • Assistance looking for internships for qualified students
  • Personalized student services (for art projects, athletics, interships, volunteer work, etc.)

What is not included?

  • Airfare from the US to Paris (app. $1,500)
  • Passport and visa fees (app.$300)
  • Student meals (except as noted) (from $5 in student cafeteria)
  • Art supplies for personal projects
  • Personal expenses and travel
  • Cost of cellphone calls

Note that art supplies in Paris are quite expensive, and students are advised to bring as much as possible, without excess.
You will receive a 5% to 20% discount in art supplies stores with your Sorbonne’s Art Student Card. The same Card gives you free or reduced access to many museums in Paris.