APUAF MISSION STATEMENT
French name : Association des Programmes Universitaires Américains en France
English name: Association of American University Programs in France
Established in 2008, APUAF aims to act as a clearinghouse of information for and about U.S. programs in France, to represent the shared interests of member institutions, and to address common concerns raised by the members.
Specific objectives include:
- To provide a forum and support network for directors and staff of U.S. programs in France;
- To foster collaboration by pooling resources and encouraging joint projects among members as well as with French partner institutions;
- To facilitate administrative procedures through information-sharing and, if appropriate, to lobby on behalf of member institutions in France and the U.S.;
- and to represent members’ interests, viewpoints and general concerns through active participation in international organizations, conferences and committees focusing on study abroad issues.