The Alliance Française de Seattle is a dynamic educational and cultural 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated in the state of Washington since 1987, whose mission is to promote the French language and Francophone cultures through diverse programs in the Puget Sound area. It is part of an international network of Alliances Françaises—832 in 131 countries, and 105 of them in 2021 in the USA alone.
AFSeattle offers French language classes for all ages and levels, with certified French as a Foreign Language (FLE—Français Langue Étrangère) instructors, and it maintains the largest French certification center in the Pacific Northwest, administering regular sessions for the DELF, DALF, and DAEFLE diplomas, and TEF and TCF tests. AFSeattle's cultural center proposes concerts, lectures, screenings, workshops, and exhibits for a large community of Francophones and Francophiles.
Creation of the Alliance Française de Seattle [preceded by the Cercle Français de Seattle]
Alliance Française 100% online in the Americas [March 6, 2020]
Enrollments in 2021
Among 106 Alliances Françaises in the USA as per sold hours of French instruction in 2021
Memberships sold in 2021
FLE Instructors in 2021
French-language certifications [DELF/DALF, DAEFLE, TEF, Ev@lang]
sold in 2021
French-language books and DVDs available in our library
A prestigious school existing since 1883, currently in 131 countries, and respecting high-performance standards. We are a FRAMES Alliance.
Instructors who are experts in teaching French as a foreign language with modern methods (32% PhD and 56% MA).
Learning French in a friendly and professional atmosphere, alongside other motivated students. Since March 2020, online group classes welcome 4 to 6 students.
Cultural events and programs to discover and immerse yourself in French-speaking cultures.
A major exam center administering globally recognized diplomas and certifications.
New technology for modern teaching: e-learning platform and self-study modules for every class.
Enjoy exclusive perks and advantages as a member of the Alliance Française de Seattle.
A wide range of courses to choose from, adapted to your needs.