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  • Locations: Rome, Italy
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer, WinTerm
  • Host University Website: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UW-Stout applicants only
  • Cost Estimate: Fall, Spring, Summer, WinTerm
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2017 03/01/2017
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer 2017 03/01/2017
**
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
WinTerm 2018 10/15/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2018 10/15/2017 ** 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.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Minimum GPA: 2.5
Class Eligibility: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Housing Options: Apartments
Language Courses Offered: Yes Internships Available: No
Faculty Led: No Exchange Program: No
Program Description:

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OVERVIEW


The study abroad program at the American University of Rome (AUR) is designed to provide students with the opportunity to live and learn in the "eternal city" of Rome.  The oldest degree-granting American university in Rome, AUR was founded in 1969. AUR is a coeducational, accredited university offering undergraduate degrees in six disciplines. AUR enrolls more than 550 students and is committed to excellence in education and the promotion of cross-cultural exchange. AUR is also dedicated to encouraging academic achievements in its students and to do so, offers a curriculum designed to complement their high academic standards.

Many of the courses include mandatory field trips in an around Rome (male students should bring a jacket and tie for these visits). Additionally, students are encouraged to participate in the optional field trips arranged by AUR. Students will be responsible for food and lodging ($100-$180 depending on destination), but transportation is provided. Students may participate in two of the three field trips.

This program is sponsored by UW-Platteville. More info here

Location: Rome, Italy

The American University of Rome campus is an urban campus composed of several nearby buildings located in the ancient and historic city of Rome.  Among several historical attractions, Rome is home to the Vatican, Colosseum, and Forum.  Almost 4 million people live in the antiquated city of Rome. The neighborhood offers a variety of restaurants, shops, cafes and an outdoor market. The university is connected by several bus lines.
 

ACADEMICS


Semester Programs
 
Students will take 12 to 16 credits, including one course in Italian language, which is offered at all levels, from beginning through advanced. The language of instruction is English or Italian depending on the student's proficiency. The university offers course work in Italian Language and Literature, Art History, Communications/Media Studies/Cinema, History, Political Science/International Relations, and International Business.

Please review the UW-Platteville and AUR websites for courses offered. 

WinTerm Programs
 
Study abroad students will take one course for a total of 3 U.S. credits. Please find the WinTerm courses here.

Summer Program

All study abroad students take 6 credits for the summer session. Summer courses are listed here.
 

LOGISTICS


Accommodation: AUR arranges housing for students in furnished apartments. For accommodation information at the American University of Rome, please visit their website.

Passport and Visa: Please visit the Education Abroad website for information on passports and visas.  
 

COSTS


The Cost Estimates at the top of this program website are used to determine the costs for the term you would like to go abroad. For information on financing your education abroad program visit the Financial Aid, Grants and Scholarships link on our website.