Testimonials from 2013-2014 Nice Exchange Program Students

Hear from the students participating to the 2013-2014 Exchange Program in Nice!

(For testimonials, advices and information from previous years, please click here)

"Get ready to learn a lot about yourself, the world and your life back home. Everyone should do an exchange!"

"Improve your French on the Mediterranean!"
Aida Chaarani

"It’s been a great adventure that allowed me to learn a lot about myself and different cultures. Meeting people from all around the world has been incredible. It gave me the opportunity to travel and see places I’ve always dreamed of. Overall, a life changing and positive experience."
Brigid Harris

"I have met so many new people from all over the world. Meeting French people has allowed me practice my French and improve very much."
Charlie Malson

"The exchange program in Nice has exceeded all of my expectations prior to departure. The ability to meet new people, travel, and experience new cultures, all the while improving my knowledge of the French language, has been an incredible, worthwhile experience!"
Deanna Mancini

"This has been an amazing year in which I have learned so much: inside the classroom, outside the classroom, and most importantly about myself."
Hailey Oswald

"Being a part of this exchange has been an incredible experience! I have spent the year improving my spoken and written French, made life-long friends and I’ve grown a huge love and passion for French culture and travel."
Jessica Dwyer

"Meet so many new people – international links! Vast improvement on my French. Wayne’s will happen. Pompeii is never a good idea :). Takes one out their comfort zone."

"This exchange helped me grow both in my French language skills but also personally. Definitely a year to remember!"
Kristen O’Donnell

"Amazing opportunity to step out of your shell and meet a whole group of amazing new people. Made friends for life and created memories that I will never forget! Not to mention I got to travel all over Europe :)."

"The best thing you can do for your university education and for personal growth. Can’t imagine my third year just at home in Canada. An irreplaceable experience."
Lindsey Bauman

"Doing an exchange was the best decision of my life! Nothing will compare to the friends I made that became my family, and the learning I did here."
Megan Rebelo

"Going on the Nice exchange is the best decision I’ve ever made. The friends I’ve made and the places I’ve seen have been unforgettable and I wouldn’t change it for the world. I would recommend to anyone and everyone to go on exchange, and don’t be afraid to change your life.
Michelle Murray
"This exchange changed my perspective on life and made me appreciate Canada that much more."
"It’s an amazing opportunity to travel around Europe."
"The Nice exchange provides a gorgeous and cultural opportunity for students who would like to participate on an exchange. I found that the diverse aspects of France not only helped me appreciate universal differences but helped me appreciate newly found aspects of my life."
Shaidon Woods
"Every process is difficult in France. Yet it will be one of your most memorable, fantastic and life changing experiences."
Shelane Stuart
"This has been the best year of my life. I’ve been lucky enough to make life-long friends, travel the world and drastically improve my French in a once-in-a-lifetime experience!"
"Studying and living in Nice has been a great opportunity to live and learn in a different culture while learning French and travelling."
"It’s an amazing cultural experience."