Center for International Education


This study abroad program sends you to the artistic heart of Italy, Florence. With courses available in everything from art history to international business, you'll be able to take classes in your major while you have the opportunity to find out what life in Florence is really like.

Program Highlights

  • Study abroad for one semester or a full year at the Santa Reparata International School of Art (SRISA).
  • Live in apartments shared with other program participants.
  • Take an Italian language course (any level) to truly experience the culture and people of Italy.
  • Participate in organized field trips, and social and cultural events with Italian college students.
  • Experience the brand new 3D and 4D Sculpture Studio located in Via Santa Reparata, where you can create ceramics, small metals, and be involved in other 3D courses.


Program Details


Additional Information

Financial Aid
Release of Liability
Refund Policy
Florence, Italy

Alan Pascuzzi '91

“The summer before my senior year, I participated in the study-abroad program in Florence thanks to a scholarship from the Casa Italiana. After that, I knew I had to get back to there.”

At A Glance

Semester(s): Fall and Spring

Featured Areas of Study: Open to all majors

Program Level: Undergraduate

Language Requirement: None


Program Director:

Maria Rosaria Vitti-Alexander

Maria Rosaria Vitti-Alexander

Professor of Italian / Director of the Study Abroad for Pescara & Florence Italy / Coordinator of Casa Italiana in Foreign Languages & Literature
Coordinator of Casa Italiana in Casa Italiana
Golisano Academic Center 393