What is Centenary in Paris?

You’ll complete your first college course during Centenary’s August 2019 immersive term, with the 9-day Centenary in Paris segment as the centerpiece. Using all of Paris as a classroom, it’s an intensive learning experience that will help you create strong bonds with your classmates and your professors. You’ll also earn college credit before most other students around the country even get to campus!


important dates for centenary in paris 2019

  • August 2, 2019 - New Student Move-In
  • August 2-4, 2019 - New Student Orientation
  • August 5, 2019 - Centenary in Paris courses begin (in Shreveport)
  • August 8-16, 2019 - Paris travel dates
  • August 24, 2019 - August term classes end

When is it? How will it work?

Your immersive term will begin on campus in early August and conclude later in the month, including the 9 day Paris segment led by Centenary faculty and staff. When you deposit at Centenary, you will have the opportunity to select your Paris course based on interest. 

Travel Information

Required Forms

Accepted students will receive login details for the Engage platform from the Office of Admission. Please do not fill out any forms until you have received your login!

  • Submit the 2020 Housing and Travel Preference Form (will go live in Spring 2020)
  • If you don't yet have a passport, you can still complete the above form and then update passport details with the Updated/New Passport Information Form


All Centenary in Paris 2020 students must have a passport valid until at least 15 November 2020.

US Citizens

The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Consular Affairs oversees all US passport  processing, including new application instructions, tracking of applications in process, and reporting lost or stolen passports.

Non-US Citizens

Non-US passport holders will need to ensure that they have a passport valid until 15 November 2020 and that they work with the Office of Intercultural Affairs to obtain any relevant visa required to enter France.

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Contact Info

Office of Intercultural Engagement

Smith 205-A