For US Faculty & Advisors

Find out About CYA

On this website you will find the most updated information about our programs and services. Detailed information is available in the menu on the left. Please feel free to reach out to our North American office with any questions—we are always happy to hear from you!

First off, thank you for the invaluable support you provide to your students. You are our most valued resource for recruiting and preparing prospective CYA students; our program’s success is made possible through close collaboration with faculty and study abroad offices on university and college campuses.

To strengthen our relationship with you—and to help you better advise your students—we strongly encourage site visits to our program in Athens. If you or a representative from your school would like to visit CYA, please contact our North American office at

What CYA offers your students

Combining excellent academics with an experiential approach to learning, we offer students an exciting and life-changing study abroad experience. Whether it’s crawling along the scaffolding on the Erechtheion with the chief architect in charge of renovations or sitting in the Greek Parliament to discuss the complexities of the current political scene with their professor, a former news editor, CYA students find a new depth and vibrancy in their studies.
Our faculty – are highly qualified and experienced in teaching US students. Almost all faculty hold doctorates or terminal degrees and are actively engaged in their respective fields.

Our staff - of dedicated professionals are always available to offer outstanding support and encouragement to each individual student from the first contact to the final transcript. Counselors and advisors are on hand to help students with problems and to organize extra-curricular activities. The entire staff has an open-door policy and take pride in living up to the Greek tradition of hospitality.

Both faculty and staff are readily available to give advice and encourage students not only in their studies but also to become more engaged with the community. We do everything possible to ensure that study abroad experience of your students successful and rewarding.

Greece itself - with its rich history and a prominent place in the current political and economic scene - offers our students countless hands-on learning opportunities.