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  • Locations: Rome, Italy
  • Program Terms: Academic Yr- Fall/Sp, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
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  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
  • Restrictions: SIU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2020 01/23/2020 01/24/2020 01/27/2020 05/15/2020
Fact Sheet:
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Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Anthropology, Architectual Studies, Art, Business and Adminstration, Cinema and Photography, Classics, Economics, English, European Studies*, History, Hospitality and Tourism, Human Nutrition and Dietetics, International Studies, Internships, Italian*, Journalism, Liberal Arts*, Management, Marketing, Music, Peace Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Radio-Television, Service-Learning*, Sociology, Theater Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English, Italian
Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Apartment, Family Stay Click here for a definition of this term Class Status: 2-Sophomore, 3-Junior, 4-Senior
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Click here for a definition of this term Type of Experience: *Study Abroad, Internship, Volunteer/Service-Learning
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Direct/Program Click here for a definition of this term Credit Type: Transfer
Click here for a definition of this term Applicants: SIUC Students Only Click here for a definition of this term Sponsor: AIFS
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Rome, Italy
Spend a semester or academic year in Rome with AIFS. Earn up to 19 credits studying at Richmond University in Rome. No previous Italian language study is required. Live in an Italian homestay or a shared student apartment. An excellent meal plan is included with both options.

All programs begin with a 1-week language and cultural orientation. Choose between 4 academic programs: 
  • Traditional Academic Program 
  • Italian Language and Culture Certificate Program 
  • International Internship Program 
  • Music Program
Volunteer opportunities are also available. Students can choose from the Service Learning and Volunteering Program and the Service Learning and Active Citizenship course.

You'll enjoy numerous social and cultural activities including a:
  • 3-day excursion to Sorrento, Naples, Pompeii and Capri 
  • 3-days in Florence 
  • Day trip to the villages of Assisi and Spello. 

Optional excursions include 3-days to Venice, 3-days to Auschwitz and Kraków, Poland and 3-days in Palermo, Sicily.
 
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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.