Pau, France

Program Calendars

Pau, France | 2017 Summer Sessions I & II

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
February 15, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
April 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Balance Due Deadline
Summer I Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
June 1 Summer II Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
May 27, 2017 Departure from the US on optional group flight
May 28 Arrival in Pau required by 8 pm
Move into housing
May 29 Placement test and mandatory orientation
May 30 Pau walking tour
Session I courses begin
June 3 Field Trip—French Basque Coast
June 17 Field trip—Hike in the Pyrenees to Gavarnie
June 26 Session I final examinations
June 27 - July 1 Optional Paris Tour/Field Study
July 4 Session II courses begin
July 8 Field trip—French Basque Country
July 14 Bastille Day
July 22 Field trip—Béret Museum and Pyrenees National Park
July 28 Session II final examinations
Program end date
July 29 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.

USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

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