Explore European Diversity

Explore European Diversity

Belgium, France, Netherlands

Optional: + Germany and Luxembourg

Important Information

Program Dates

2 weeks: May 26 - June 8, 2024 (Belgium, France, Netherlands)

3 weeks: May 26 - June 14, 2024 (+ Germany, Luxembourg)


2 weeks: €2,000 (approx. CAD 3,000) for 2024

3 weeks: €2,500 (approx. CAD 3,700) for 2024

Language of Instruction


Course Credit

SSCI 1xxx for both the 2 week or 3 week option

Program Brochure     Program Website

Summer School HEC Liège 2022-2023

About the Program

Discover the history and diversity of the European Union during this 2-3 week summer program that brings you right to its founding countries. You can choose between spending two weeks in Belgium, the Netherlands, and France or extending your stay to include a week in Germany and Luxembourg. Both options include a French language crash course, a food tour in Liege, a tour of the Hague, a weekend in Amsterdam and Paris, and a number of other activities.


Included in Program Fee

The fee of €2,000 or 2,500 (approx. CAD 3,000 or 3,700) for 2024 includes lectures, accommodations for the entire program, transportation during the program, and activities/cultural tours.

Not Included in Program Fee

The program fee does not include U of L tuition for the course, travel between Canada and Belgium, and other living/personal expenses such as food.

Global Skills Opportunity Funding

Domestic undergraduate students who participate in this summer program will receive up to $5,000 through the Global Skills Opportunity Award.

Underrepresented students: up to $5,000

  • Indigenous students
  • Students with a disability
  • Low income students (receiving government student loans or grants)

All other eligible students: up to $2,500

Application Process

  1. Attend an upcoming info session.
  2. Apply to the summer exchange program on MyExperience under Campus Programs.
  3. We will review applications after the February 15 deadline and contact you with steps to apply to the partner if you are accepted.

Email outgoing@uleth.ca with any questions about the program or application process.