Sweet Briar College-JYF in Paris
Sweet Briar College-JYF in Paris Programs
The Sweet Briar JYF in Paris program is the oldest coeducational intercollegiate program in Paris. As an advanced study abroad program, the JYF program provides a true immersion...
Sweet Briar College-JYF in Paris Reviews
"Sweet, if questionably efficient..."
Submitted by Kathryn - France | September 20, 2009
Academic classes at Sweet Briar were great; classes at the Sorbonne were...French. It was a good balance of familiarity and exposure to the French system. The administrators are very sweet and helpful, if questionably efficient. They did a good job integrating us into Parisian life. Living situation-- with a host family, and it depends on the family.
I had a great time abroad in Spring of '08....
Submitted by Turner - France | May 09, 2009
I had a great time abroad in Spring of '08. SBJYF was really good about paying attention to the students' individual experiences & I always found the administration helfpul whenever I had any problems. They found us host families who were in it for more than just the money and I felt like I got a lot out of it. Paris Universities are not so good, but Sweet Briar's own classes are great.
Well-organized. Though home stay had its...
Submitted by aSuiteBriar - France | May 09, 2009
Well-organized. Though home stay had its drawbacks. I got along with my family but some of my firends didn't. I also ended up on the outskirts of the city with my family. The academics were good; we took classes at the Sorbonne.