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  • Locations: Rome, Italy
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
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  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2021-2022 08/15/2021 08/15/2021 09/11/2021 04/30/2022
Fall 2021 08/31/2021 08/31/2021 09/11/2021 12/11/2021
Spring 2022 12/31/2021 12/31/2021 01/29/2022 04/30/2022
Fall 2022 03/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2022-2023 03/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Instruction Language: English, Italian GPA: 2.5
Housing Option: Apartment, Host Family Academic Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Areas of Study: Alternative Design, Anthropology, Art, Art History, Business, Classical Civilization, Communication, Culinary Arts, Culture, Design, Economics, European Studies, Film, Food Communications, History, Human Rights, Humanities, International Relations, International Studies, Internships, Italian, Journalism, Liberal Arts, Literature, Marketing, Media/Media Management, Music, Peace & Conflict Studies, Philosophy, Photography, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Service Learning, Spanish, Studio Art, Theatre & Film Program Type: BGSU Affiliate Program, Service-Learning/Volunteering Abroad
Program Description:

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Rome, Italy
Spend a semester or academic year in the historic yet modern city of Rome, Italy, with AIFS! Choose from a wide variety of courses at the AIFS Global Education Center with up to 19 credits awarded by Fairfield University. 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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Over 50% of our students receive financial support from AIFS in the form of scholarships or grants!  
   
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.