Anthropology, Arquitecture, Art, Art History, Business Administration, Communications, Cultural Studies, Economics, Film, History, International Relations, International Studies, Journalism, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Sociology, Studio Art, Theater Art
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Internships, Service Learning, URI Affiliated Program
Earn up to 19 credits per semester studying abroad in Rome; no previous Italian language study is required.
Live in an apartment or an Italian homestay.
Choose one of four available programs, with a 2-Week Orientation session included to get you acclimated to life as a student in Rome: Traditional Academic Program | Italian Language and Culture Certificate Program | Music Program (in conjunction with Saint Louis College of Music) | Italian Studies Certificate Program | International Internship Program (additional requirements/criteria apply).
Enjoy cultural and social activities such as day trips, visits to museums, art galleries, theater, concerts, opera, ballet, cooking and wine tasting and more; volunteer opportunities are also available.
Excursions include a day trip to the Italian villages of Assisi and Spello, a 3-day tour of Sorrento, Naples, Pompeii and Capri Island and a 3-day visit to Florence.
Optional excursions include a 3-day trip to Venice, a 3-day trip to Auschwitz Camps and Kraków, Poland and a 3-day trip to Palermo, Sicily.
A 2-night tour of London, England, is included for students on the AIFS Flight Package.
Tuition and transcripts provided by the Richmond University in Rome.
Offering more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants & financial support each year!
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.