Tuition and Fees

University Programme

University Programme tuition fees include classes and any course materials. Additional, optional fees apply for students who wish to obtain accommodation through the Summer School, for French language track students who wish to take a DELF/DALF exam, and for students who wish to take an elective class.

Fees for the 2020 University Programme will be announced in Fall 2019.  Subscribe to the Summer School newsletter for more information as soon as it becomes available.

In 2019, the following fees applied:

2019 University Programme Tuition Fees

  • One session: 2,400 €
  • Two sessions: 4,200 €

The following are not included in tuition fees and must be arranged directly by each student: transportation to and from Paris, school supplies (excluding books), food, optional activities, and housing.

2019 Optional Academic Fees

Elective classes

  • Per session: 500 €

Students have the possibility to take one optional elective class per session in addition to their core social science or French language class.  See a full list of elective classes.


  • DELF B1: 175 €
  • DELF B2: 220 €
  • DALF C1: 220 €

Learn more about the DELF/DALF French language certification at the Alliance Française.

2019 Optional Accommodation Fees

Comforts of Home

Shared room – room with two single beds for two roommates in an apartment of up to 8 people

  • Price for one session: 875 €
  • Price for two sessions: 1615 €

Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris

Price per session: 960 € for a single room – private bathroom and shared kitchen

  • Price for one session: 960 €
  • Price for two sessions: 2085 €

Application Fee

In 2019, applicants had to pay a 30 € application fee at the time of their application. The fee is payable online by credit card at the end of the application process. The application fee is non-refundable.


The Summer School is not able to offer any scholarships. We encourage prospective students to check with their home universities and local embassies to see if they may secure additional funding.

Refund, Cancellation and Modification Policy

The University Programme 2019 Refund, Cancellation and Modification Policy (PDF, 319 Mo) specified the time table and conditions for which University Programme tuition, accommodation and other programme fees could be refunded, as well as policies regarding course cancellation and modification of class registration.

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