American University of Paris: Direct Enrollment & Exchange
Study Abroad at AUPWhether you’re already working toward your degree at another institution or looking for a unique program to launch your studies, spending a summer, a semester, or a year at The American University of Paris is an exceptional way ... read more
I learned a lot more about myself and was able to take the time to do non-academic things which felt very worthwhile to me. A student - Wellesley College View Entire Review
Yes, because it gave me 4 months worth of memories I will never forget i also traveled around Europe, which gave me a new perspective on things and taught me a lot about different cultures. madhu gupta - Wellesley College View Entire Review
Independence, cultural immersion A student - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I got to meet a lot of new people from a ton of new places that I'll never forget and I got to travel a lot A student - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I found it an incredibly worthwhile experience in terms of personal growth and the ability to navigate a new culture and new people and traveling like I have never had the opportunity to do before. I say that I wouldn't choose this program again because I think I would have liked to be in a program more immersed in French langua... A student - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I matured, learned how to handle myself independently in a place completely out of my comfort zone, and navigate and troubleshoot situations that I never faced before. I definitely feel prepared to tackle many more adventures and challenges in my future. Jaylan E - Wellesley College View Entire Review
Yes Beatrice E - Wellesley College View Entire Review
Yes, it was well worth while. I learned so much from AUP and France. It is just one of those experiences you have to do for yourself, I could never just write it. Erika M - Hamline University View Entire Review
Amazing travel opportunities! A student - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I learned more French, got to travel a lot, see new places and cultures, and experienced incredible things; it was definitely worthwhile. Claire Devlin - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I learned that American Superiority exists, that Western cultures are extremely similar fundamentally, but on the surface appear very different, and patience. Mostly, I learned to expand my worldview from my college experience, and question the things that I had previously taken as truths. I have to say that my travels and my fr... A student - Wellesley College View Entire Review
I learned to be independent and how to handle my money. I also traveled a lot and gained new understanding of different parts of the world, so it was definitely worthwhile. A student - Wellesley College View Entire Review
100% A student - Clark University - Worcester View Entire Review
I learned to become more independent. I also learned a great deal about myself and adjusting to new cultures. It was completely worthwhile, I just wish I had learned more French! michael.h.brady - Middlebury College View Entire Review
I can't imagine my experience in college without my time in Paris. I'm still in close contact with the many friends I made there. Tucker H - Hamilton College View Entire Review
Study Abroad at AUPWhether you’re already working toward your degree at another institution or looking for a unique program to launch your studies, spending a summer, a semester, or a year at The American University of Paris is an exceptional way to enhance your experiences. We are fully-accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools so the courses you take with us will easily transfer back to your home institution. And as a member of the AUP community, you’ll carry a lifetime of knowledge, memories, and friendships with you wherever you go in life.
About AUPChartered as a liberal arts college in 1962, The American University of Paris is today an urban, independent, international university located at the meeting point of France, Europe, and the world. The University provides an academic learning experience in the heart of Paris that places your personal, intellectual, and professional development at its core.
AUP students are those that choose to live and learn internationally. They bring to the classroom their diverse cultural backgrounds, languages and perspectives, and the sense of adventure to become part of a global learning community outside of their own nationality and experience. In this multi-cultural context, AUP provides you with a strong academic foundation that supports critical thinking and practical application, and enables you to become a translator of international culture with the capacity to analyze, adapt, and thrive in any environment.
At AUP our faculty, themselves hailing from around the world, help you to cross intellectual, cultural and geographic borders with ease, enabling you to be a responsible actor and leader in today’s competitive global work environment. The University faculty provides a curriculum that combines liberal arts inquiry, preparation for professional life, and student-centered, active learning in small
classrooms. Faculty lead cultural study trips around the world to apply classroom learning to actual economies, social systems, governments and organizations. This integrated curriculum allows our graduates to go anywhere, meet anyone, do anything, and achieve success in a wide range of compelling careers.
Health CareThere’s no need to worry about getting all your medical needs met when you study abroad at The American University of Paris. One-semester and one-year visiting students will be registered with a private health insurance company that covers all basic medical costs as well as some alternative medicine.
Program Type(s):Study Abroad
- Academic Year
Relevant Study Subject(s):
- Western European Studies
- Near Eastern Studies, Middle Eastern Studies
- Management Science
- Management Information Systems
- Liberal Arts, General Studies
- Fine Arts, Studio Arts
- Finance, Financial Services
- Film, Video, Photographic Arts
- Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
- Environmental Science
- Entrepreneurial and Small Business
- Computer Science
- Comparative Literature
- Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
- Business Administration and Management