Location: Paris, France

Time of Year: 2017 Summer semester only. Travel abroad dates May 31, 2017 - June 30, 2017.

Academic Year: Junior, Senior, or Graduate standing

Application Method: Paper application available below.

Application Deadline & Submission: January 30, 2017. Place your completed application in an envelope marked “2017 Paris Study Abroad Program / Attn: Prof. Margaret Wong, Program Coordinator”, submit application to Mary Johnson at the College of Architecture and Design main office A129.

Areas of Study: Architecture, Architectural-Engineering, Literature, Photography.

Courses Offered:
LLT3616 - “Modernisms & Modernity in Paris”* - Prof. Paul Jaussen (Satisfies LLT/SSC/PSY Jr/Sr elective for all majors.) - 
ART - “Image & Sense of City”* photography elective - Prof. Steve Rost-
ARC- ID5 Architecture Integrated Design Studio 5 - Prof. Margaret Wong,
AEIDS3 Architectural -Engineering Integrated Design Studio - Prof. Ralph Nelson, 

*Could be modified to satisfy a graduate elective.

Program Description: The Paris Summer Study Abroad Program is led by LTU faculty. It offers the opportunity to explore the architecture, urban fabric, social fabric and literature of this internationally renowned city. The program exposes students to the rich history and culture of Paris. The architecture and architecture-engineering studio projects will have a Paris site. All Paris program courses will use the city as a resource and classroom. Guided walking tours, lectures, full-group discussions and a collective field trip are part of the Paris Study Abroad Program. Students will also have the opportunity to experience additional European travel possibilities during the month long stay in Paris.

Eligibility: Junior, Senior, or Graduate status. A minimum GPA of 3.0, or reference letter from a previous professor and approval of the Department Chair. Must have a current passport (If you do not have one, apply for one ASAP).

Accommodations: Residence Hall

Approximate Program Costs: (based on 2016 Paris Program costs): $3,200, separate from LTU tuition costs.

Included in Costs: Accommodations, roundtrip airfare, month-long Paris transportation pass, Paris museum pass, guided tour entrance fees, required field trip total costs.

Program Coordinator: Margaret Wong,, email for more info.

Download the Paris 2017 Application & Course Descriptions



Schedule a meeting with a Study Abroad advisor

Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
A. Alfred Taubman Student Services Center, C404
Davey McConnell