La Sorbonne waw Amazing! Past Review

By (Business Administration, Management and Operations., SUNY - College at Oswego) for

SUNY Oswego: Paris - La Sorbonne

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
The culture between the U.S and France. And the basic understanding.

Personal Information

If you took classes at multiple universities, list those universities here: No
How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

The workload was lighter than traditional home university. Education grading system was different, less competitive.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

I used email for all the communications between the university. It was very good experience.

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

I lived in the American dorm. It was nice and quite. I had nice time in social and did my homework.

* Food:


* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

we went on some other sides like going to different other European countries to visit EU Parliament to see different places in Europe.

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

Just have to watch your surroundings and don't go out at night. If do, go out as a group more than three.

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Not including program expenses, about how much money did you spend on food and other expenses each week? About 60 Euro, I shopped in Supermarket
Do you have any general money-saving tips for future study abroad participants? Some sides visits.


How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? None
If applicable, to what degree did your living situation aid your language acquisition?

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

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  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

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  • Americans
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Americans

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • The local instructors
  • international mix classroom
  • The dorm
* What could be improved?
  • The cafetiria prices
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? The more you hangout with the locals, the more you will enjoy the host country.