Chicoutimi: Université du Québec

  • An international yet personalized language experience through French courses, cultural activities and outdoor recreation.
  • Students are placed according to their individual level in classes that are small and emphasize spoken French.
  • Chicoutimi is located north of Quebec City in the Saguenay area, famous for its spectacular scenery.
  • The population is 97% French speaking. 


Fall Semester: September-December
Winter Semester: January-April
Spring Session: May-June
Summer Session: July-August
Business French: July

Approximate Cost

Semester: $1296 CDN
Summer: $1875 CDN
Business French: $1625 CDN

Transportation and CMU enrollment fee not included.
Room and board included in summer.


Semester: 15 credits
Summer: 7 credits
Business Course: 4 credits

The Business French course can be combined with the Summer Session for a total of 7 credits.


Room with family.


2.5 overall. Students of all French levels admitted.


CMU/UQAC Grant: $600
CMU International Programs Awards: $200-$600


Prof. Amy Ransom
Pearce 318