Exchange Partner institutions offer unique short-term summer opportunities that are subject to change each year. LaSalle Beauvais programs generally include opportunities in nutrition, dietetics, culinary science and other food science topics.
Students should review the LaSalle website for short-term programs taught in English
Interested students should begin an application in the HogsAbroad Portal to register with the Office of Study Abroad. You should also make an appointment with a study abroad advisor (by calling the Office at 479-575-7582) ASAP so we can review your plans and program information.
Beauvais is located in northern France, 50 miles to the north of Paris. The Picardy region, home of LaSalle Beauvais, is well known for its beautiful villages and its inspiring Gothic cathedrals. Known for its gastronomy, wines and cheeses, France is a large country of amazing geographical variety. You will meet people who are proud of their cultural heritage, their lovely countryside, and their quiet towns and fine restaurants.
Beauvais also has the benefit of the French public transportation system and can access many cities in Western Europe in a matter of hours.
Students will be enrolled in U of A credit hours uring the summer semester. Additionally, students will be assessed a program fee for their participation (fee covers transport from the airport to/from LaSalle, accommodation and most meals during 5 week academic program, culinary platform fee, transportation to and from internship, internship administration fee, study abroad fee and international health insurance). Students are responsible for their round-trip airfare, local transportation, books, passport, room & board, and personal expenses.
Scholarships and Financial Aid
Financial aid and scholarships are available to U of A students. Bumpers College students should apply for Bumpers College Study Abroad Grants. Students receiving a Pell grant should look into the Gilman International Scholarship
. Honors students should apply for study abroad grants through the U of A Honors College
And all students should read through our scholarship page
for more funding opportunities and deadlines. Additionally, in most cases, you can also use your current scholarships and financial aid
to help finance your summer in France.
The International Office assists exchange students in finding suitable accommodation in the “Résidence du Bois” dorm, with most meals included, during the first 5 weeks and suitable accommodations in the in the program fee.
For assistance with academic expectations, course information, etc., contact:
Dr. Franck Carbonero