Viterbo from Monti Cimini
A complete list of study abroad programs in Italy is available at the University of Iowa Study Abroad office. The following programs are just a few that we recommend:
Buffalo State Siena Program
(Siena Exchange at the University of Siena)
Dates: Fall semester, spring semester, academic year
Subjects: Art. Architecture, Ceramics, History, Italian Culture and Language, Linguistics, Literature, Painting
Eligibility: Sophomores, juniors, seniors, required 3.0 GPA, 2 years college level Italian
Instruction: Italian, English
Housing: Host family or student housing
Deadline: Fall, April 1. Spring, October 15.
University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)
(University of Turin and Università della Tuscia)
Site: Torino, Viterbo
Dates: Late August to December and/or early January to May; late May to late June; late June to late July
Subjects: Art, Architecture, International Business, Internships, Italian Studies (depends on location)
Eligibility: Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors. Required 2.5 GPA.
Instruction: English and Italian
Housing: Apartments and homestays
Deadline: Fall and yearlong: March 1; Spring, November 1.
Please make an appointment with the Italy study abroad advisor to request a paper application form and instructions. Online applications from UI students will not be considered by USAC.
Institute for the International Education of Students (IES)
Site: Milan (Also Rome and Siena)
Dates: Early September to late December; mid-January to mid-May; early June to mid-July
Subjects: Art, Art History, Business, Communications, Culture Studies, Film Studies, History, International Business, Italian, Literature, Music, Photography, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology
Eligibility: Sophomores, juniors, seniors. 18 years or older. 3.0 GPA required.
Instruction: English, Italian
Housing: Apartments and student housing
Deadline: Fall, May 1-April 1 (depending on university); Spring, Oct. 15; Summer, April 1.