Language Immersion


Study Abroad in Spain, France, or China!

Dawson’s Language Immersion Program offers sophomores, juniors, and seniors the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in language and culture by living with a family and attending high school abroad as an exchange student. In Spring 2015, Spanish-language students can study abroad for five weeks in Seville, Spain and French-language students can spend five weeks in Tours, France. In Spring 2016, Mandarin students will have the opportunity to study in Chongqing, China.

Click on the links below for country-specific details, including downloadable applications:

                                                 SPAIN 2015                   FRANCE 2015

Important Dates

September 15 – Applications available (online or at the International Programs Office)

September 29  – Information Night - US Library (France: 6:30-7:30 p.m. / Spain: 7:30-8:30 p.m.)

October 2 – Applications due

October 6-9 – Interviews

October 14 – Acceptance notification

October 17 – Contract and deposit due


For more information, please contact David Meissner, Director of International Programs, at or (303) 665-6679 ext. 643. You are also welcome to stop by the International Programs Office in the French Cottage.