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

Gordon Reisdorf
Instructor at Global Education and Japan Partnership Coordinator​ | TWU GLOBAL | Trinity Western University
p: 604.513.2121 (3052) | e: