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  • Locations: Florence, Italy
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
  • Restrictions: UMASS BDL applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Who can apply: UMass Boston Students, UMass Dartmouth Students, UMass Lowell Students Program Category: internship abroad, study abroad
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Class Status: 1-first year, 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior, 6-other
Housing Options: Apartment (shared), Homestay Areas of Study: Art History, Art/Fine Arts, History, Italian Studies, Management/Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Sociology/Anthropology, Textile Design, Visual Design
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Program Type: Partner-led
Click here for a definition of this term Winter/Summer Program Cost Level: $$$
Program Description:

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Florence, Italy
Spend the summer in the classic city of Florence, Italy with AIFS!

You’ll earn up to 10 credits studying a variety of academic program options with credit awarded through Fairfield University. The AIFS Florence Global Education Center is located in the Palazzo Michelozzi, a 16th-century palace situated between the Arno River and the Pitti Palace. Courses are taught in English or Italian with no previous Italian language study required.

Live in a student apartment in the center of the city. Apartments come with a fully-equipped kitchen and bathroom, and access to a washing machine. Homestays are available for students on the 7-week program. Meal vouchers are included and are a program highlight – with nearly 100% of AIFS summer students rating the meal program as “excellent.”

AIFS Florence also features the popular Wine Marketing program!

In Florence, you’ll enjoy cultural activities such as:
  • Museum visits
  • Concerts, operas and ballets
  • Cheese tasting
  • Gelato tasting
  • Food and wine pairing
  • Day trips to Pisa, Cinque Terre, Siena and the Tuscan coast
An optional 3-day trip to Rome and an optional 3-day visit to Venice are available. 
 
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Over 50% of students receive financial support from AIFS!

 
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
 
     
 

 




This program is currently not accepting applications.