Arcadia: Perugia - Umbra Institute Summer

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Take one or two courses exploring Italian language, culture and history in the beautiful and historic city of Perugia, located halfway between Rome and Florence. Additionally, your location will put you within easy reach of the cultural treasures ... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.6
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I gained confidence in myself as a solo traveler. I also gained confidence in my ability to use the italian language. - Brandeis University View Entire Review
I gained a greater understanding of the Italian culture, food, and way of life. This program is definitely worthwhile. - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
Past Review Perugia Living
It was extremely worthwhile and probably one of the most important experiences of my life. If I could do it every semester I would. They people you meet are unforgettable and so are the memories you make. - Brandeis University View Entire Review
My knowledge of Italian language and culture increased immensely. Studying abroad made me want to travel more and learn more languages and experience more new things in general. - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
A magical, unreal experience of - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Arcadia: Perugia - Umbra Institute, Summer
Going abroad was one of the best decisions I have ever made. Going to Perugia was also one of the best decisions I have ever made. Rather than go to a large tourist city, I recommend smaller cities like Perugia for a more authentic Italian feel, for more opportunities to practice your Italian, and for less congested streets. ... - Brandeis University View Entire Review
I gained a new understanding of the world. I learned I could be independent and self-sufficient. I am now more confidence in myself and my ability to adapt to the world around me. - Trinity University View Entire Review

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Take one or two courses exploring Italian language, culture and history in the beautiful and historic city of Perugia, located halfway between Rome and Florence. Additionally, your location will put you within easy reach of the cultural treasures of Tuscany and Umbria.There are no Italian language proficiency requirements to enroll.

ARCADIA EXCURSIONS
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:


  • Amalfi Coast

  • Film Festivals

  • Roman Baths and Wine Vineyards in Viterbo


  • and more...



ARCADIA'S APPROACH
Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:


  • Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad


  • Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more!


  • Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it.


  • Rely on us for support – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide


  • Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.


Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Summer
Instruction Language(s):
  • Italian
  • English
Language Requirement(s):
  • Italian
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Music
  • Italian Studies
  • Italian Language, Literature
  • History
  • Fine Arts, Studio Arts
Minimum GPA:
2.5
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Arcadia Scholarships

The College of Global Studies at Arcadia has one of the most extensive scholarship programs of any study abroad organization. As a non-profit university, Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participation in an Arcadia program and staying home. Eligibility for our scholarships is based on financial need and approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award.

$250-$2,500

Deadlines:
Applications are received on a rolling basis.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Only students who have been accepted to a program from The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University will be considered for an award.

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