Pau, France

Program Calendars

Pau, France | 2018 Spring

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
August 1, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
November 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
December 1 Balance Due Deadline
December 14 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
January 3, 2018 Departure from the US on optional group flight
January 4 Arrival in Pau required by 7 pm
Move into housing
January 5 Mandatory orientation
City tour
January 8 Courses begin
January 20 Field trip—French and Spanish Pyrenees
February 19 - 23 Spring break - no classes
March 15 - 16 Overnight field trip—Toulouse and Carcassonne
April 2 Easter Monday—no classes
April 13 Field trip—Basque Country
April 20 Final examinations
Program end date (if not on the optional tour or completing an internship)
April 21 - 22 Move out of housing
April 22 - 27 Optional Normandy Tour
April 27 Program end date (if on the optional tour and not completing an internship)
May 5 Last day of internship
Program end date (if completing an internship)
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.