“If you’re looking for immersive
French education, this is the place.”
—Myles R., Yelp
“Pop into FIAF for the French
lessons you keep putting off.”
—City’s Best, The Huffington Post
“Best in class!”
—New York Family
au FIAF, the place to learn French in NYC!
For over 100 years, FIAF has offered the highest-quality French instruction in New York. As part of the worldwide Alliances Françaises network, FIAF boasts highly trained teachers and tried-and-true methods that make learning French both easy and fun.
Our students enjoy the additional advantage of practicing French and discovering French and Francophone culture outside the classroom through our Library and cultural programs. Check out the latest French books, magazines, music, and study guides at the FIAF Library or online at Culturethèque. All FIAF students receive a complementary FIAF Membership with access to a wide range of programs, from weekly French film screenings and wine receptions to theater performances and talks with celebrated artists, authors, and creative thinkers.
to Learn French
Expertise: FIAF is one of the world’s leading Alliance Françaises, with highly qualified,
native French-speaking teachers
Innovation: The latest methods and technologies,
whiteboards make our classes dynamic and multimedia rich
Best Value: The lowest hourly rate and smallest class
size in NYC,
with the largest variety of classes,
and flexible class schedules
More Than Just Classes: Students receive a free one-year FIAF Membership with access to the best of French culture right here in New York
Social Networking: Make new friends from all over the
world—en français ! Join a large and diverse network of students—over 6,000 per year.