Skip to content

Programs : Brochure

This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
  • Locations: Rome, Italy
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year U of A Application Deadline U of A Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2021 04/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission 05/25/2021 06/19/2021

** If you are applying for an external program, please note the U of A application deadline listed may be different than the external program provider's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Advisor: Bumpers College: Veronica Mobley, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Veronica Mobley, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Megan Hull Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5
Credit Hours Available: Between 12-18 Credit Hours Area of Study: Apparel Studies, Art, Communication, Fine Art, History, Italian, Photography, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology
Program Duration: 4-8 Weeks Credit Type: Transfer Credit
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Open to non-U of A students?: No
Open to Graduate Students?: No Housing Options: Apartment, Homestay
Program Description:

Banner
Rome, Italy
Spend a summer in the historic and cultured city of Rome, Italy with AIFS! Study a variety of academic program options with up to 10 credits awarded by Fairfield University. The AIFS Global Study Center is centrally located in Rome’s historic center in a beautiful building in Piazza Sant’Andrea della Valle.

Courses are taught in English or Italian.

You will live in either a shared room in an apartment or with an Italian family. A typical apartment is fully equipped with internet, kitchen supplies, furnishings and a washing machine. Students will also receive a meal plan with vouchers to subsidize meals. These vouchers can be used all over Italy.

Cultural and social activities include: 
  • Guided city walks
  • Visits to many of Rome’s famous museums and cultural sites
  • Wine, pizza and gelato tastings
  • Opera, ballet and musical performances
  • 2-day excursion to Florence

Optional excursions include a: 
  • 3-day trip to Venice
  • 3-day trip to Sorrento, Pompeii, Vesuvius, Naples and Capri (Session 2 only). 
A 2-night tour of London, England, is included for students on the AIFS Flight Package.
 
Learn More About this Program
Apply Now!
 
 
Over 50% of our participants receive financial support from AIFS!  
   
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.