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Lyon Calendars - 2020 Summer Sessions I & II

Summer Session I has been cancelled due to CDC and State Department advisory levels.  A decision regarding Summer Session II will be made mid-April. Please check back here for updates.

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2019 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
April 1, 2020 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Summer I & II $500 Confirmation Deposit is Non-Refundable
Summer I & II Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
Summer I Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
June 1 Summer II Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
May 23, 2020 Departure from the US on optional group flight
May 24 Arrival in Lyon required before 4pm
Overnight in orientation hotel (included)
May 25 Move into housing
May 26 Mandatory orientation and placement exam
May 27 Courses begin
May 30 Field Trip—Annecy
June 10 Field trip - Drôme Provençale
June 13 - 14 Optional Tour—Nimes - Pont du Gard
June 18 - 19 Session I final examinations
June 20 - 24 Optional Tour/Field Study - Paris
June 29 Session II courses begin
July 18 - 19 Optional tour - Avignon Theater Festival
July 25 Field trip - Bourgogne
Field trip - Geneva
July 30 - 31 Session II final examinations
July 31 1:00pm Program end date
August 1 Move out of program housing
Open return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines. Payment of the Confirmation Deposit cannot be deferred. USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.