French flagBelow is a list of partner institutions in France/Quebec. Please visit the Passport Search Programs page to view further information on the partners below (including links to each school’s website, term dates, estimate living costs, housing options, and much more).

Typically, you must complete a “set” of courses with ECTS weights totaling 30 ECTS to transfer back 2.5 UW credits. To receive credit for courses on exchange, you need to achieve a passing grade as determined by the partner school’s grading system. For clarification on credits or to request a list of previously approved courses from our partner institutions, please email artsinternationalexchange@uwaterloo.ca.

  • MICEFA-Triade Exchange (Paris)- multiple universities 
    • Université Paris Diderot - Paris VII
    • Université Paris-est Créteil - Paris XII (UPEC)
    • L'Université Paris-Sorbonne - Paris IV
    • La Sorbonne
    • Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris III
  • Ontario/Rhône-Alpes (Rhône-Alpes region) - multiple universities 
    • University of Claude Bernard
    • Université Saint-Étienne
    • Université Lumière - Lyon 2
    • Université Jean Moulin - Lyon 3
  • Université Paris Dauphine (Paris)
    • Note restrictions: Français Langue Étrangére (FLE) - Limit 2 courses for international students