Summer: Rutgers- Summer in Urbino, Italy
Urbino, Italy (Outgoing Program)
Your Host City: Urbino
The beautiful Renaissance city of Urbino provides an ideal environment for studying Italian language and culture. Urbino's town center is one of the most culturally significant historical sites in Europe, and is an active UNESCO World Heritage site. The city's university was founded in the early 1500's and is a major cultural landmark.and its proximity to major centers of Italian history and culture. It is in close proximity to other major centers of Italian culture, and and the beaches of the Adriatic coast are within easy access.
Students will enroll in two courses for a total of 6-8 credits. Classes will meet five days per week, and regular attendance is required. Grades will be based on examinations and class performance according to the Rutgers University system by the instructors and director in consultation.
For information about Study Abroad credit transfer, registration, and transcripts please visit the Academics section of our website.
Program cost includes tours of Urbino's major historical and cultural sites and group excursions to some of the most beautiful cities in Italy. The program has visited Ravenna, San Marino, Florence, Siena and San Gimignano in previous years. All students must participate in the planned group excursions since they are an integral part of the coursework.
Accommodations and Meals
Students will stay in dorms at the University of Urbino. Three meals a day will be provided.
Program costs for 2017 will be updated by the end of the fall semester.
For more information about Finances, including information about financial aid and tuition remission please visit the Finances section of our website.
As part of your preparation to apply for this study abroad program, please familiarize yourself with the Rutgers study abroad withdrawal policy.
Students are encouraged to start researching scholarship opportunities as early as possible. There are many kinds of scholarships available, with different eligibility requirements and application criteria. To get a sense of what scholarships are available for your program, please download the Scholarships At-A-Glance worksheet, and visit our Scholarship Directory for a comprehensive list of study abroad scholarships.