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Study Abroad – Paris, Fall 2017

We are pleased to announce that applications will soon be open for the Comparative Literature Study Abroad Program in Paris, Fall Quarter 2017 (October 1 to December 3).  This interdisciplinary program offers students a unique opportunity to earn 15 UW credits while living and studying in one of the most vibrant and beautiful cities in the world. The program is open to all UW and non-UW students with an interest in the humanities and arts, and who have completed FRENCH 103 by the beginning of the program. (Please note that the language prerequisite can be met by starting the FRENCH 101-3 series during Winter Quarter or by taking the intensive FRENCH 134 during the summer).

The program fee is $6,520.  This includes tuition (waived), housing and board.

For program description and online application, see the attached brochure or visit the UW Study Abroad site:, under “Comparative Literature France: Autumn Quarter in Paris”.

For more information, contact Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen at

For questions regarding the language prerequisite, contact Hélène Collins,

Application deadline: March 1st, 2017.

There will be two general Study Abroad Programs in France information sessions

– Monday, January 23, CMU 120, 5:30-7:30 pm; 

– Monday, January 30, CMU 226, 4:00-6:00 pm.

There will also be two information sessions devoted specifically to the Comparative Literature Autumn program: 

-Thursday, January 26, PDL B-528, 1:30-2:20 pm; 

-Tuesday, February 7, PDL B-528, 2:30-3:20 pm.