Perugia: Italian Language and Culture
Study Italian language and culture in one of the most beautiful medieval cities in Italy. Perugia, the capital of Umbria, is located halfway between Rome and Florence. It is also near Siena, Assisi, Cortona, and other hill towns in Umbria and Tuscany.
The John D. Calandra Italian American Institute, in collaboration with the European Languages and Literatures Department at Queens College and the University for Foreigners Perugia (Universitá per Stranieri di Perugia), is offering a summer study abroad program for students interested in Italian language and culture. It will be held at Universitá per Stranieri di Perugia, Italy’s oldest and most prestigious center of Italian language education.
Scholarship Available for Queens College Students!
Location: Perugia, Italy
NY departure and return dates for Session 1: May 31 - June 30
Arrive in Perugia morning of June 1st
NY departure and return dates for Session 2: June 30 - July 31
Courses offered: Session 1: Italian Language and Civilization (6 credits)
Arrive in Perugia morning of July 1st
Session 2: Italian Language and Civilization (6 credits)
Intensive Italian (6 credits)
Faculty: Universitá per Stranieri di Perugia
Cost (includes all expenses below except airfare): $1830
Consolidated fee (includes CUNY tuition [for in-state, matriculated undergraduate], Meals, Vouchers, Excursions): $1380
Queens College program fee: $400
Travel insurance: $50
Total cost with airfare: $2830
Airfare: $1000 (estimate)
Housing: $300 (approximately)
Minimum budget for meals and personal expenses of $20 to $25 per day (approximately
Application Deadline: April 8, 2013
For more information, contact Joseph Grosso, Program Coordinator, at email@example.com
Programs are open to all undergraduate students from all CUNY campuses (unless restricted by level of study, language fluency, or other program criteria). Travel on Fridays and some Saturdays for some programs.
Education Abroad Office
Kiely Hall, Room 183
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Flushing, New York 11367-1597
Email: Education Abroad