Semester in Paris
Semester in Paris
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Housing While Studying Abroad
ACCOMMODATIONS AND TRANSPORTATION
Students will be provided with double or triple rooms in student
apartments in Paris or single rooms in homestays (witha supplement)
for the duration of the program. Student aparrments will be furnished
and have shared bathrooms and kitchens with basic cookwear and eating
implements. Homestays are located throughout Paris, within the city
limits. Students housed with families will receive breakfast daily as
part of their homestay, as well as one dinner per week. Housing is
limited and is assigned on a first come, first served basis.
The ACCENT Paris Center is located near the Bastille. The fully-staffed ACCENT Center serves as a home base to program participants, and is open during the week for students to use the resource and lending library, ask questions, collect their mail, receive and send email and take advantage of a variety of student services. ACCENT Centers are located in San Francisco, Paris, Florence and Rome, Istanbul, Madrid and London.
In addition to the cultural program, the ACCENT Center organizes a series of optional social activities that allow students to discover Paris and meet local residents. Activities often include free concerts, ice skating, dinners, tours of Parisian neighborhoods, visits to famous cemeteries and other activities that are "off the beaten path.
All participants must arrive in Paris on September 1, 2016 between
9:00 am and 5:00 pm. (NOTE: Most transatlantic flights depart one day
before their arrival date). Students are responsible for arranging
their own flights from the U.S. to Paris and back. Please contact
ACCENT at 415/835-3744 or 800/869-9291 if you have questions.