La Cité Universitaire Francophone

Did You Know?

  • Luther grads attend a special graduation ceremony and luncheon celebration at Luther College as well as the U of R convocation ceremony

  • Luther College offers year-round campus and residence tours as well as one-on-one enrollment counselling.

  • Luther College welcomes students of all faiths, ethnicities, backgrounds, religions, genders, and sexual orientation.

  • Luther College opened the first residence on campus in 1971, and is still a “home away from home” to students: meals, laundry, and lifelong friendship included.

  • Luther students can register in Arts, Science, or Media, Art, and Performance degree programs. All degrees are awarded by the U of R.

  • The Luther College Residence hosts multiple social events and programs throughout the year, such as Christmas Dinner, International Night, Mardi Gras, and Karaoke Night.

  • It pays to go to Luther College. Literally. Luther students are eligible for an additional $100,000 in scholarships, in addition to all of the awards available to them as U of R!

  • All programs at Luther College offer study abroad opportunities. As an affiliate of the U of R, we have partnerships with 450 universities across 70 different countries.

La Cité Universitaire Francophone

LA CITÉ Degrees:

Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Bachelor of Arts Honours (BAHons)

LA CITÉ Certificate:

Certificat en français langue seconde/Certificate in French as a Second Language

LA CITÉ Subject:

French and Francophone Intercultural Studies

Become fluent in both of Canada's official languages. Learn about French culture and important French writers, poets and other literary artists.

This program incorporates the study of French language and linguistics as well as the study of francophone cultures. If you major in French, you may choose to focus on either language or literature. You may also qualify for the designation "bilingual mention" by taking between 40 and 60 percent of your courses in French, including at least two courses from departments other than French or Education.

Sample Courses:
Cinéma francophone; Code oral; Civilisation français; Linguistique français; Introduction aux textes littéraires; Panorama de la littérature québécoise et franco-canadienne.

Career Opportunities:
Graduates find careers in education, translation, international relations, public relations, foreign affairs and many other branches of government.