American College of Thessaloniki

Location: Thessaloniki, Greece

Program Type: Direct Enroll

Semester: Fall/Spring/Summer

Located in Thessaloniki, the second largest city in Greece, the American College of Thessaloniki (ACT) has a long and prestigious history dating back to 1886. Drawing on the American model of higher education, ACT offers courses at a high academic standard that range from comprehensive liberal arts, communication, technology and business to Greek language, history, culture and art. ACT has a world-class campus with state of the art facilities which are unique to Southeastern Europe.  The College is a warm, welcoming and active community that offers students the chance to explore and develop through a wide range of workshops, clubs, field trips and volunteer opportunities. The diverse student body representing 30 different nationalities exposes students to a variety of cultures and perspectives and enriches both their academic and social engagement.

At the crossroads of east and west, Thessaloniki is a gateway to Southeastern Europe. With a beautiful waterfront promenade looking out towards the Aegean Sea and across to Mount Olympus, Thessaloniki is a modern university town of one million inhabitants. Offering museums, shops, cafes, restaurants and reliable transportation services at an affordable price, the city is youthful, diverse, affordable and safe.