Paris, France

Veritas in Parisisalogo

Program Overview
This program is offered in collaboration with Veritas Christian Study Abroad at the American Business School of Paris and Institute Catholique de Paris in Paris, France. Paris is one of the great cities of the world with its unique history and French traditions still very alive today. Known for housing buildings recognized around the world, pieces of art, and food, Paris is a city you will never forget. Veritas is a division of  International Studies Abroad (ISA).  You will be attending classes with ISA students as well as Veritas students.paris

Courses
Students are required to take a Comparative Religions course or an International Missions Practicum taught by local Veritas staff and three to four other courses from one of the two Universities.

Program Fees
Students pay their regular George Fox tuition and room and aboard and continue to receive all of their financial aid. Due to the high cost of some programs an additional fee may be charged. The student is responsible for round trip airfare. There also may be an additional charge for a visa. The fee does include emergency travel insurance.

Excursions
While studying in Paris the student will have several opportunities for excursions including at multi-day trips to Normandy and the Lorire Valley and a trip to Ile De France. There will also be an optional opportunity to Morocco.

Application
The student will fill out two applications:
•  George Fox off-campus application form
The Veritas Christian Study Abroad application should only be completed after being informed from the Director of Study Abroad that you are accepted for an off-campus study semester.
Veritas Christian Study Abroad application (An application fee must accompany your application)

Eligibility

Students must be full-time undergraduates with junior or senior status, holding a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher to apply.
 
Housing
All Veritas students live in homestays which includes breakfast for seven days a week, dinner for five days a week, and laundry service once a week. Typically students will share a room with another Veritas student. Single rooms are  available for an extra fee.