Students studying abroad at The American College of Greece (ACG) are able to discover the historic city of Athens, and the beauty of the Mediterranean, while experiencing the famous hospitality of the Greek people. Founded in 1875, ACG is the oldest American-accredited College in Europe and the largest private, independent, non-profit, nonsectarian, co-educational academic institution in Greece. Located on a breathtaking hillside at the edge of Athens, our 64-acre American-style campus offers an ideal setting to study in Greece. The ACG campus hosts a vibrant student community buzzing with academic societies, student clubs, athletic events, and festivals.There are over 1,000 academic courses offered each year in a wide variety of subjects including business, fine arts, humanities, social sciences, communication, environmental studies and more! Athens represents the culmination of the ancient and modern worlds, allowing students to challenge and differentiate themselves through our transformative study abroad program. Students will experience a new culture centered around food, beauty, history, art, and politics, while exploring the sites of ancient Athens, and other parts of Greece. ACG students emerge as a well-rounded and global-minded individuals having lived and studied abroad in this truly unique environment.