"A unique interdisciplinary study abroad program."
Experience Italy and the Tuscany Region
The University of Rochester continues to offer a semester-long study program in Arezzo, one of the most attractive cities in central Italy. Rich in history and intellectual and artistic tradition, Arezzo is a modern, dynamic, and welcoming city in which your encounter with the Italian language and culture will be authentic, fulfilling, and unforgettable. Begin your semester abroad amidst ancient Greek and Roman structures in southern Italy and Rome before travelling to the heart of Tuscany!
2015 Arezzo Program: August 22 – November 18
***PLEASE NOTE: The application deadline has been extended to March 31, 2015!***
Brochure (PDF) can be found here.
If you have been admitted to study at the University of Rochester beginning in January 2016 and are interested in applying to the Fall 2015 program in Arezzo, contact the Center for Study Abroad at (585) 275-7532 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enjoy highlights of the 2013 Arezzo Program!
Grand Tour of Monuments of Ancient Italy
The program begins with a magnificent Grand Tour of some of most spectacular archaeological sites of Roman and Greek life in southern Italy. In Rome, we focus our attention on the public buildings erected by the Emperors: basilicas, temples, baths, theaters, and the amphitheater (the Colosseum). In Ostia, Pompeii, Herculaneum, Stabiae, and Paestum, moving around private houses and public spaces, visiting temples, baths, theaters, and palaestras we experience the life of a Roman city while carefully exploring its technology. Throughout our visits, we compare aspects of technology in a small provincial setting (Pompeii and Herculaneum), in the imperial trade center (Ostia), and in the Greek ruins in Paestum.
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