Spend the summer in 2022 studying law in Nantes, France!
Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, the Drake Law Summer in France program was suspended in 2020 and 2021. We are planning for Summer 2022 and will provide updated information in Fall 2021.
Drake Law School's Summer in France Program gives students a chance to earn six credits in comparative and international law subjects, taught in English, at the University of Nantes.
The study abroad program includes both courses and weekly enrichment activities, such as:
Learn more about the Summer in France program.
Nantes is located just 35 miles from France’s Atlantic coast. The 6th largest city in France with one of the youngest demographics, Nantes is a major commercial center with a port on the Loire River. It was rated as one of the best cities in France for quality of life.
A tapestry of vineyards surrounds Nantes, and many elegant chateaux are nearby and open to the public. Paris is two hours away by train, seaside resorts are a half hour away, and all of Europe is easily accessible by train or plane. A medieval castle, historic sites, outdoor cafes, and a lively nightlife offer students a unique international experience.
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