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Fact Sheet:
Admin Fees: Yes WI GI Benefits Eligible: Yes
Program Sponsor: *UWL-Exchange* Language of Instruction: French
Areas of Study: Cultural Studies, French Housing Options: Homestay, Residence Hall
Financial Aid Eligible: Yes
Program Description:

Location: Normandy, France
Official Language: French
Population: 3,450,388
Campus size: 29,000 on 6 campuses
Interesting Facts: Location of the D-Day landings of 1944 -Visit the cemeteries and
memorials along the D-Day beaches! Also site of the island monastery of Mont St-Michel.
  1. Meet with a Study Abroad Advisor
  2. Meet with your academic advisor to discuss courses
  3. Complete the study abroad application process*
  4. Pay UWL resident tuition
  5. Pay housing and meals to the host institution abroad
  6. Spend your semester or academic year in France!
Students will need to apply for a student visa prior to departure. **
Students should start this process as soon as they receive their acceptance
letter from their host institution as this process can be lengthy. 
Get more visa information @ Campus France and Campus France USA

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On-campus housing and host-family options available.
Students who would like to request a host-family should notify both
Caen and the UWL IEE office during the application process.

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  • French Language courses and 
  • Courses taught in the following fields:
    • French Cultural Studies 
    • History 
Note: Courses may vary depending on the year or term. Get up-to-date information @ UniCaen.
  • 2.5 GPA
  • Sophomore status at start of program
  • Good academic standing
  • Good disciplinary record on campus 
Students who are interested in studying abroad, but do not meet
eligibility requirements, are encouraged to make an appointment
with a study abroad advisor. We will assess each situation on a
case-by-case basis.
*Note: students need to first start the UWL study abroad application process. Students can ONLY start the UniCaen application process after our office nominates them. 
** UWL doesn't arrange student visas. Students are required to independently arrange for their student visa and need to be aware that this is a time sensitive requirement that will include an additional out-of-pocket cost. For more information visit Travel.State.Gov.
Information coming soon! We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Students will pay ONLY UWL resident tuition while abroad, even if the student is currently paying out-of-state tuition at UWL. Students need to be enrolled full-time with a minimum of 12 credits hours. Please refer to the Budget Sheet at the top of this online brochure for more information.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/10/2018 10/10/2018 TBA TBA