** 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.
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.
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.