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ROME: Exploring Culture Through Media & The Arts

Term To Study: Summer 2019
Application Deadline: Mar 01, 2019
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $4,500
Program Locations: Rome
Contact Phone: 434-544-8788
Contact Name: Study Abroad Office
Contact Email:
What is Included: The estimated trip fee includes: international airfare; ground transportation; housing in shared hotel rooms; meals listed on the itinerary; entry fees to program required sites; tour guides; 24 hour assistance; international insurance for medical emergencies, accidents, evacuation and repatriation.

$250 non-refundable deposit is required by the deadline listed on the left side of the page. The deposit is refundable only if the College cancels the trip.

Estimated trip fee may change due to fluctuating cost of airfare, foreign currency exchange rates, number of students enrolled in the trip.
What is not Included: Tuition, passport fees, visa application fees (if applicable), extra luggage fees (if exceeding airline allowance), trip insurance, some meals (see itinerary) while in-country and during travel to-and-from study abroad destinations, spending money of personal nature such as, but not limited, to phone service, laundry, souvenirs, bank transaction fees, etc.).
Estimated Costs: Tuition is billed separately. Per credit cost for summer term will be released the beginning of March 2019. Students enrolled in a study abroad course during the summer term are eligible for the Experiential Learning Grant which provides 50% off tuition.
Program Description

The Rome Study Abroad program offers students the opportunity to experience this magnificent city and culture through the fine arts, media, and photography lenses. Rome is a fascinating living museum of history, art, and culture. The city truly is your classroom and offers many great sites to learn such as the Colosseum, Basilica di San Clemente, the Pantheon, the Trevi Fountain, and the Vatican among many others.

Course Information:
ART 110 - Introduction to the Visual Arts
COMM 171- Media and Culture
MST 377 -Museums of Rome

Faculty Leaders:
Dr. Rhoads ( or 434-544-8285)
Dr. Rothermel ( or 434-544-8343)
Dr. Todd ( or 434-544-8818)

Quick Facts

Population: 61261254
Capital: Rome
Per-capita GDP: $ 30900
Size: 301340 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 01:00 hour) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris

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Travel Warning: YES
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