​Paris Program Information

2018 Program Dates

June 4 - June 30, 2018

Date Day Event 
June 4, 2018 Tuesday Mandatory Orientation & Classes Begin
June 27, 2018 Wednesday Classes End
June 28, 2018 Thursday Study Period
June 29 - 30, 2018 Friday-Saturday Final Exam Period

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Please plan to attend the orientation on Monday, June 4, 2018 at Reid Hall, 4 Rue de Chevreuse, 75006 Paris. Blackboard Ole provides important information to help students prepare for their arrival in Paris. Access to Blackboard Ole is provided upon acceptance into the program.


The program's classroom, administrative office, and study space are located at Columbia University's Reid Hall, located at 4, rue de Chevreuse, Paris, 75006.

Program Director

The 2018 Paris program will be directed on-site by Michael Devitt, Professor of Law and Director of Summer Law Programs Abroad. 

Course Descriptions

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Faculty Biographies

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Educational Program Activities

Exclusive educational tours for students include visiting the Palais de Justice, the Conseil d'Etat and the French Senate. We will also host presentations by local practitioners, professors and legal officers of international organizations.

Language Courses

Students who are interested in language courses are encouraged to review local language school options. Courses in French language instruction offered in Paris include Accord French Language School, Language Studies International and Langue Onze.

If you have additional questions, please contact:

(619) 260-7854