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  • Locations: Chicoutimi, Canada
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: APSU applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Class Status: 2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior, 5. Graduate Students, 6. Non-Degree-Seeking, 7. Other Minimum GPA: 2.25
Housing Options: Homestay, Residence Hall Language of Instruction: French
Areas of Study: French Language
Program Description:

Exchange Program • Spring or Fall • One Semester or Academic Year

Quebec Exchange
Program Overview
You will be immersed in the French language for a semester or academic year while learning from native French-speaking instructors and living with a French-speaking family in the heart of the beautiful Saguenay region of Quebec. Offered by the École de langue française et de culture québécoise at the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi. You must have basic knowledge of French or permission from the APSU instructor who manages this program.

Lodging and Meals
Lodging with a French-speaking family and most meals are included. Your host family will provide breakfast and most dinners. Lunch and the remaining dinners are provided in the university cafeteria.

Financial Aid
Your current scholarships and financial aid may apply toward the cost of the program. If you plan on using financial aid you need to call the Office of Student Financial Aid at (931) 221-7907 to schedule an appointment with a study abroad counselor -Cathy Naef or Jennifer Ellis. Additional scholarships and travel grants are available. Click here to view  more information on scholarships.
Click here to apply for the Global Learning Travel Grant Click here to apply for the Diversity Travel Grant

Dr. Karen Sorenson at (931) 221-6246 or
Dr. Christophe Konkobo at (931) 221-7596 or

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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 11/01/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.