We invite you to spend your summer with API in France at the world-renowned Parsons Paris! This exciting program is open to anyone who wishes to deepen their knowledge of art and design and develop their skills in a rigorous academic environment.
Enhance your resume, earn valuable academic credit, experience life in the majestic "City of Light," and explore all this beautiful country has to offer!
Pre Departure Services
Orientation Materials and Resources
Access to International Phone Plans
API Alumni Network
On Site Services
Medical and Life Insurance
Social and Cultural Activities
Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
Monthly Transit Pass
Day Trips (one per session)
Re-Entry Materials and Support
Alumni Network and API Ambassador Program
- Minimum 2.75 G.P.A.
- Completed API application
- Official transcript
- University Approval Form (U.S. applicants only)
- Open to undergraduates, graduates, and adult learners
- Ages: 19+ or 18 with 1 year of college
- Non-native English speakers must provide TOEFL scores of 79 or above or IELTS scores of 6.5 or above to show proof of English proficiency
- Entry requirements for US and EU passport holders: a valid passport
- Entry requirements for all other international students: consult the French Consulate in your home country
- Students who are currently enrolled at The New School will not be required to submit a letter of recommendation, official transcript or university contact information form.