Summer Sessions for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Language Institutes

The Language Institutes at Georgetown offer students the opportunity to acquire or master skills in reading, writing, listening, and speaking in Arabic & Persian, Spanish, German, and French. With instruction grounded in meaningful and context-based interactions you will learn how to accomplish language tasks in both formal and informal situations. Language instruction is proficiency-oriented and imparts cultural experiences and knowledge.

You may find course descriptions through the Registrar's Office class search page. Simply use the drop down boxes to search for your summer course and click "Class Search." When you find your course, click on "View Course Description."

Arabic and Persian Language Institute
Arabic and Persian Language Institute

The Summer Arabic and Persian Language Institute classes are taught by distinguished faculty members who help students master language skills and gain proficiency. Students have the opportunity to acquire or advance their language abilities in both conversational and formal settings.

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Spanish Language Institute
Spanish Language Institute

Enrich your life with all the Spanish Institute can offer, from cultural knowledge to language proficiency. The summer program provides real-time and on demand access to current media resources and the latest in classroom language learning technology.

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German Language Institute
German Language Institute

Learn the German language and get to know one of the great European cultures. Experienced faculty use an abundance of materials to aid in language learning both in course material and experiential based instruction.

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French Language Institute
French Language Institute

Immerse yourself in the French language and culture this summer at our French Language Institute. Through a unique combination of classroom learning and authentic interactions with native speakers, master the next level of the French language while experiencing the culture right here in Washington, DC.

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