Languages and Cultures

West Chester University

Dr. Jerome Williams
224 Mitchell Hall
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-436-2700
Fax: 610-436-3048
Jerome Williams

French Study Abroad Programs



We are delighted to announce our new study abroad program collaboration for all levels of study, Spring, Summer and Fall sessions, with the Institute for American Universities in Aix-en-Provence in Southern France. Please contact us for further information on this exciting new program.

Our program with IAU in Aix-en-Provence, a lovely friendly southern French city, offers a wide variety of programs of study abroad in French, including an honors program and work in the arts. The “Institut Américain Universitaire” offers sessions in Summer, Fall and Spring. Please see their website,  for more info on your choices, and contact for further detailed info.

Video of Paris by Ellie Weeks (’13 participant)


The Department of Languages and Cultures offers different opportunities to Study Abroad.
Please consult the Study Abroad French Brochure for more detailed information.

Summer programs which we recommend, and work with, include:

Programs in French states:

  • Guadeloupe (Média Langues Inst.)
  • New York University in Paris
  • Bryn Mawr College in Avignon
  • Rutgers in Tours

Immersion programs in the U.S.:

  • Middlebury College, Vermont
  • Millersville University, Pennsylvania

Semester and full academic Year Abroad programs include programs in France coordinated by CEA and ABROADCO and Junior year abroad programs with:
Middlebury Language School (Paris)
Syracuse University (Tours)
Davidson College (Montpellier)
Univ of Minnesota (Montpellier)
Rutgers University (Tours)
University of Delaware (Caen)