UAlberta: La Rochelle French Program - Summer Program

City: La Rochelle Country: France

UAlberta - Summer Program: La Rochelle French Program Website


What the Program has to offer:

  • A four-week program focused on studying French in a rich cultural and historic setting famous for its architecture, scenery, and cuisine
  • Explore the cultural, historic, literary and social aspects of modern France with emphasis on the region of La Rochelle
  • Located in La Rochelle, France, a beautiful port town on the Atlantic coast of France with strong connections to Canada since the 17th and 18th centuries when explorers and settlers set sail across the ocean.
  • The local beaches and attractions, plus its proximity to the lovely Ile de Ré and countless surrounding historic sites, make La Rochelle an ideal centre for exploring this stimulating region of France

When Can I Go?

Terms Offered: Spring (June 3 - 28, 2024)

Eligibility Requirements

Open to: All Faculties

Level: Undergraduate

Program Information & Contact

Students are registered in both FREN 333 French Cultural Moments (pre-requisite FREN 297 or consent of the department) and FREN 499 La Rochelle Project for *6 credits. 

For all questions related to eligibility, applying, deadlines, costs and program details, visit:

Dept. of Modern Languages and Cultural Studies
Dr. Julie Girard-Tarif

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Funding Opportunities 

Students receive on average between $1,400-$2,000 in funding.

Over 80% of students who apply get funding.

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