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  • Locations: Angers, France
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Program Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: KU applicants only
  • Program Cost:: Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2017 10/01/2016 ** Rolling Admission 01/31/2017 06/04/2017

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program after a decision has been reached and will be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Direct Enrollment Study Abroad Program Coordinator: Tiffany Hester
Language of Instruction:
French
Minimum GPA Eligibility:
2.5 GPA
Open to Non-KU students: No Open to graduate students: No
Fulfills KU Core Advanced Education Goal 4.2 - Culture and Diversity:
Yes
Program Description:

Funding your Study Abroad Program

The Office of Study Abroad can do personalized financial aid and scholarship advising for students.  Please visit 108 Lippincott Hall or call 785-864-3742 to set up an appointment.  KU students who qualify for financial aid in the form of Stafford and/or other loans, Federal Grants, and KU or outside scholarships may apply the aid to the cost of a Study Abroad Program.  
 
KU Study Abroad supplemental scholarships are available to KU degree seeking students. Applications are available online. The scholarship application deadline is March 1 for Summer and Fall and Academic Year programs and October 1 for Spring, Winter Break and Spring Break programs.
 
For additional scholarship opportunities visit:  www.studyabroad.ku.edu/other-scholarship-opportunities

Department of French & Italian Study Abroad Scholarships are also available.  Please stop by 2103 Wescoe Hall for application and more information. 

Application Procedures

All applicants will be required to complete several documents for each study abroad application.  Below is a list of documents that will need to be completed for an application.

        a. Statement of Purpose
        b. Verification of Minimum GPA Requirement
        c. Academic Plan and Approval Form - Angers (Spring or Fall)
        d. Autobiography
        e. Unofficial Transcript or
Advising Report
        f. 1 General Recommendation and 1 Langauge Recommendation
        g. Authorization to Release Student Information
        h. Student Conduct Verification

For more detailed information about the application process, please visit our Application Process page.



Program Ratings:
Overall Experience:
1 2 3 4 5
Academic Experiences:
1 2 3 4
Cultural Experience:
1 2 3 4 5
Program Reviews:
  Laurie Catherine Winkel, Fall 2012 Participant
The excursions were amazing and well worth the money! I saw the show of a lifetime at Puy de Fou, for one. They were very illuminating as far as French culture, as well. The CIDEF had many wonderful programs as well for meeting people and discovering Angers. I owe a great many of my "funny language/culture misunderstanding" to our International Nights at Soft Bar in Angers.

  Meghan Lynne Ketcham, Spring 2016 Participant
There is not a lot of homework, so spend your free time wisely. Keep busy, especially in the first month, to keep from getting homesick. France is very rainy and cold in February, so spend time with your host family, try to cook some warm French food and try your hand at reading a novel in French when the weather is bad.

  Henry Hin-Yuen Chan, Spring 2012 Participant
Go during the Fall. The weather there is much nicer and there are much more stuff going on in general.