Cost for the 2012 France program is 2550€


  • Pre-departure orientation materials

  • Program tuition, fees, field trips and visits, as well as social activities

  • Accommodation in individual rooms in residence halls

  • Breakfast: coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and bread with butter and jam

  • Vouchers for lunch and dinner in the University restaurants Monday-Friday 

  • A University-student ID card giving access to the University library, computer lab, medical center, and more

Not Included

  • Travel to the US departure airport

  • Round trip airfare to Paris 

  • Round-trip train ticket between Paris and Lille

  • Personal health and accident insurance

  • International Teacher ID Card (required), good for repatriation insurance and discounted entrance fees at many cultural and historical sites

  • Local transportation

  • Personal expenses, including costs incurred in getting a passport

  • Extra meals, personal travel, gifts and souvenirs

  • Phone calls

  • Internet access at Internet cafés

  • Any teaching materials you purchase


All applicants teaching in high school will be considered for scholarship funding. Scholarships are competitive and will cover all or part of the included expenses plus the International Teacher ID card. 

If you are a scholarship recipient, you will have your deposit refunded upon completion of program requirements.