Location: Paris, France

Time of Year: 2018 Summer semester only; class begins on May 14, 2018 and ends on July 20, 2018.

Travel Abroad Dates: May 31, 2018 - June 30, 2018.

Academic Eligibility: Junior, Senior, or Graduate student standing. Applicants must have minimum
GPA of 3.0, OR provide reference letter from a previous professor and approval of the Department

Application Method: Paper application available below.

Application Deadline & Submission: December 11, 2017.
Place your completed application and $500.00 non-refundable application deposit in a sealed
envelope marked “2018 Paris Study Abroad Program / Attn: Prof. Margaret Wong, Program
Coordinator”. Submit your application and deposit to Mary Johnson at the College of Architecture and
Design main office A129. Deposit can be paid by a check or money order made out to LTU CoAD, or by
credit card. 

Areas of Study: Architecture, Architectural - Engineering, Psychology

Courses Offered (applicants must successfully complete any required prerequisites before 2018
Summer semester): Participants must enroll in one or more of the following courses:
-- ARC 4116 Architecture Integrated Design Studio & Lab 5 (ID5);
-- EAE 4026 Architectural - Engineering Integrated Design Studio 3 (AEIDS3);
-- PSY elective “Psychology of Art”, satisfies LLT/SSC/PSY Jr/Sr elective for ALL majors (course could
be modified to satisfy a graduate elective). ***You must take the writing proficiency exam before 2018
summer semester begins.

Program Description: The Paris Summer Study Abroad Program is led by LTU faculty. It offers LTU
students the opportunity to explore the architecture, art, urban fabric, social fabric and everyday life of
this internationally renowned city. Participants are immersed in the rich history and culture of Paris. The
architecture and architecture-engineering studio projects will have Paris project sites. All Paris program
courses will use the city as a resource and living classroom. Guided walking tours, lectures, full-group
discussions and a collective field trip are part of the Paris Study Abroad Program. Students will also
have the opportunity to experience additional independent European travel during the month-long stay
in Paris.

Accommodations: Accommodations: Residence hall (students and faculty will stay in same facility)

Approximate 2018 Paris Program Costs (subject to change): $3,400, separate from LTU tuition costs.

Financial Aid Limitations: Regular academic year financial aid CANNOT be used for summer term classes. Students who qualify for summer term financial aid can take out additional federal student
loans. Students are strongly encouraged to seek out private loans, grants and scholarships on their own. 
For more information, contact:
Susan Poli-Smith, Director of Financial Aid
phone: (248) 204-2126

Included in Costs: 1-month residence hall accommodations, roundtrip airfare and local ground transportation, 1-month Paris transportation pass, 6-day Paris museum pass, guided tour entrance fees, required field trip total costs. ***Food and insurance are NOT included in the program cost.

Program Coordinator: Margaret Wong,, email for more info. 

Download the Paris 2018 Application & Course Descriptions 

Contact us:

A. Alfred Taubman Student Services Center, C405