Achieve your goals in French this summer with a relational experience in France!

Take part in an exciting French language program in Normandy, France, at a Christian institute in partnership with TWU!

Get transfer credits for one (3 sem. hr.) or two (6 sem. hr.) French courses, offered on 5 different levels of language competency. May be used as part of your program or to fulfill TWU Core Requirements in the Cultural and Linguistic Inquiry category.

Chez Vous Summer  provides a semi-immersion experience with a relational focus that helps you connect with French people, culture, history, faith, and daily life.

Your daily rhythm will include a brief worship time in French, class and/or cultural activities, substantial “French Only” speaking periods (though not all day), excursions in Normandy and Paris, some community service during the week, get-togethers with French speaking people, as well as regular down-time to enjoy the nearby beach or local cafés and shops. ALL costs except personal expenses included in program. (See website for details)

Study-Tracks available

Chez Vous offers four Study-Tracks – each one lasting about six weeks and offering two full courses in French. Earn a minimum of 6 sem. hrs. at one of 5 different levels.

For program information see: Summer 2018 Study-Tracks

For information on dates, cost, and more see

France Sejour Program

For nearly 3 full weeks Sejour students experience the culture, history, sights, tastes, and language of France. Great economical option for students who are unable to take on a full Track in the Chez Vous Summer program.

For program information and cost see: Summer 2018 France Sejour Program and Rates

CLASSES: Courses are conducted in cooperation with the University of Caen (Normandy), and with French Departments from North American Christian colleges and universities.

CONTACT INFO: Please see Dr. Kelsey Haskett ( in the Department of World Languages and Cultures at TWU or email the Chez Vous Summer Program directly.

DEADLINE FOR REGULAR REGISTRATION IN 2018: End of February / Department chair or professor’s signature required (Late applicants may be considered)

Chez Vous 2018 Poster


Learn Japanese in Hiroshima

Our partnering university, Hiroshima Institute of Technology has a 4 or 6 week Language and Culture program every summer. 

Program includes:

  • World heritage site visits and a tour of Peace Memorial Park
  • 60 hours of Japanese language study (which may transfer into TWU Japanese language credits)
  • 30 hours of Japanese culture study
  • Company visits
  • Club activities

Application deadline is normally in January.  For more information about the program and to receive an application, please contact Gordon Reisdorf. 

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