EUROPE'S MOST MOVING CLASSROOM
London, Paris, Berlin and Prague
WHERE THE CITIES ARE YOUR HOME
Imagine five weeks to learn and live in the heart of Europe. On The Catalyst, 4 amazing cities will become your summer neighborhood. As you learn to live like a local in London, Paris, Berlin and Prague.
Like generations of Catalyst students, you'll want more each day than even our intrepid professors can offer. That's why you'll love the free-time you have each afternoon and night, to hang out under the Eiffel Tower and wait for the miraculous lights. to come on.
THE STREETS ARE YOUR CLASSROOM
We call The Catalyst "Europe's Most Moving Classroom" because your classes will walk over 5 miles most days. As our professors use our classroom cities to bring your course material to life. From one amazing location to the next, each day of learning becomes an adventure like you've never lived before! \
The Catalyst isn't a trip or a vacation. It's your journey to passion and discovery and the best academic time of your life.
THE MUSEUMS ARE YOUR LABS
Every Catalyst day brings amazing locations to life. So you feel what you're learning with all your senses.
Do you want to explore the hospital where the first PTSD soldiers were treated in 1916? Or walk over cobblestone streets that were bombed night after night in World War Two? Or look right in the eyes of the most powerful portraits ever painted? On The Catalyst. these monumental experiences are your class days.
THE COMMUNITY IS YOUR WORLD
You don't join an adventure like The Catalyst to learn and live only with students who look like you.
You join this journey to experience what it feels like to live and breathe comradeship with people who face different challenges every day than maybe you do.
Every day, you'll have countless chances to find kinship and solidarity with other adventurers. Who are in your life for some of the most intense experiences of change and growth you'll ever know.
The Catalyst's commitment to DEI means you'll travel and learn with a diverse community, so that our program looks like the cities you'll be falling in love with. Black and brown, LGBTQ, LatinX, Asian, Neurodiverse and mobility-challenged: We are all The Catalyst.