The program staff will advise students and help locate activities; then students make their own arrangements to participate. Hamilton in France may reimburse a portion of the costs. Consider the following options:
University Student Groups
Paris universities abound with special-interest associations: sports, travel and hiking – and various cultural activities in the city.
Community Classes, Volunteering
HiF maintains information about non-academic courses that are usually heavily subsidized by the Paris Town Hall in various city districts. Program staff will advise students who want to find volunteer work
Students may join local and university athletic associations. In the recent past students have found soccer, basketball, swimming and volleyball teams. Interested students should investigate possibilities before or upon arrival in France.
Students interested in volunteer teaching may register through a program in which they teach three to four hours a week in a Paris lycée or collège.