Program Costs and Options
Basic Program Fees (billed directly to the student or through the Study Abroad Office) €2600
This fee includes the basic housing option (Cité Université), local transportation pass (Navigo), Cultural Activities, French Language Course (4 credits) at the Institut Catholique de Paris.
The French Language and Culture in Paris Program fee is 2 600,00€ divided into two payments of 600,00€ and 2 000,00€. The down payment of 600,00€ is due one week after acceptance by the MICEFA and is non-refundable. Should you cancel before the cancellation deadline of May 1st you can be refunded the remaining 2 000,00€. Any cancellation made after May 1st is completely non-refundable.
Program Options €450
Homestay option through Atome. Includes private room in a family home, access to kitchen. Meals with the family can be added for an extra fee. Please communicate to the Program Coordinator at the time of your application.
Estimated Additional Expenses (Not covered in the Program Fee)
Airfare to and from Paris €1000
This price could vary depending on where you are coming from and how early you buy your tickets
Passport and Photos €115
Please note that you must have a valid passport for your complete time in Paris. You do not need a visa for the program.
Materials & Books €50
Students may need to buy a book for their courses, this course book is not as expensive as books in the U.S. and Canada. This price estimate includes notebooks and pens etc.
Kitchens are available at the Cité U and in a homestay. This estimate includes an estimation for a few meals in restaurants and the purchase of cooking utensils not provided by the Cité U.
Phone Plan €25
This could include getting a French cell phone plan or buying international coverage and data
Additional Daily Living Expenses €200
Shopping and Personal Travel €500
Total Estimated Expenses:
2 600€ – 3 050€