CUPA is an independent study abroad program for students seeking an enriching academic experience in Paris.

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Our Programs

CUPA Immersion

Vavin Center:12 rue Vavin 75006 Paris
  • Semester or full academic year
  • Extensive range of course offerings and special focus programs
  • Direct-matriculation in French university courses
  • Program-run courses at the CUPA center
  • French language and methodology courses and individual tutoring
  • Exceptional level of staff and faculty support
  • Program-run homestay program or independent housing
  • Outstanding student life and cultural programming
  • French language pledge

CUPA Summer

Vavin Center:12 rue Vavin 75006 Paris
  • A stimulating six-week summer program, entirely in French
  • Intensive language courses designed to enhance immersion
  • Thought-provoking content courses
  • Classes frequently held outside of the classroom (museums, cultural centers, monuments, neighborhoods) to enhance in-situ learning
  • Excursions, tickets to performances, and numerous group events
  • Program-run homestay program

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