Summer in Dijon

  • Summer in Dijon 2016

    Sunday, June 5 — Friday, July 1, 2016

  • First Dijon Information Meeting:

    Wednesday 11 November 2015, 3:30pm - 4:45pm.

  • The Department of French and Italian at USC offers students the opportunity to improve their knowledge of French language, literature, and culture – while earning four university credits – during our four‐week summer program.

    Dijon, two hours southeast of Paris by train and three hours from Geneva, is the capital of Burgundy, France’s most famous wine region and lies at one of Europe’s historic crossroads. The city boasts a famous university and is a renowned center of art, commerce and industry.

    During the program, students will have time to enjoy the city’s considerable charms, as well as the opportunity to participate in a variety of extra‐curricular activities. Weekend excursions are planned so that the students may discover some of France’s historical and artistic treasures.

    4 weeks-4 units (June 5-July 1, 2016)

    For more information, contact: Dr. Colin Keaveney ( or the French Language Program Director, Prof. Atiyeh Showrai, at

  • Dijon 2016 General Information Flyer click here.

  • Necessary Forms and Important Information

    From the Student Safety and Advocacy Overseaas resources webpage:

    Please Note: It is strongly recommended that all students preparing for an abroad/ overseas studies program get a thorough consultation from the Travel Clinic offered at the USC Engemann Student Health Center:

    The Travel Clinic offers personalized health and travel information to the students of USC. Students will receive consultations based upon their personal health, immunization history and areas of intended travel. Students will be provided with the most current travel information available from the Centers for Disease Control and from a computerized Travel Health Information Service. Every effort is made to enhance students’ travel experience while maintaining students’ optimum health.

Student Itineraries

Meeting #1

Wednesday 11 November, 2015: 3.30-4.45pm. Location: THH 120

Meeting #2

Wednesday 30 March, 2016: 1:00-2:30pm. Location: THH 120

Meeting #3

Wednesday 13 April, 2016: 1:00-2:30pm. Location: THH 120

Meeting #4

Sunday 5 June, 2016: 2-5pm, in Dijon, France. (Exact location to be announced)

  • Department of French and Italian
  • Taper Hall 155 (THH 155)
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0359