Program Details

Athena Study Abroad was developed in an effort to bring study abroad back to what it was intended to be - true, cultural immersion programs designed by knowledgeable, caring professionals.
Location:
Tuscania, Italy
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

Athena Study Abroad in Tuscania, Italy is perfect for students looking for a program off the beaten path. However, Tuscania's close proximity to many of the country's other famous cities (Rome, Siena, Florence) conveniently positions students within reach of several of Italy's other wonders. There are many fascinating and diverse options available to students of the Tuscania program, including a summer Archaology workshop, a course studying the foods of Italy, student clubs, and various field trips to see first hand the beauty and history of Italy.

Athena Study Abroad was developed in an effort to bring study abroad back to what it was intended to be - true, cultural immersion programs designed by knowledgeable, caring professionals.

What's Included:

-Tuition Housing in shared student apartment or homestays

-Utilities up to $75/month

-Meals: Apartment-living students: One meal voucher for lunch or dinner, Monday to Thursday Homestay-living students: Meals with family Cultural activities (see "Field Trip" section for possible adventures!)

-Arrival pickup in Rome Student services including cultural and social events (some for additional fees)

-On-site orientation

-Welcome and farewell receptions

-Services of an on-site student advisor

-Internet access

-On-campus library services

-Pre-departure guide and advising

-Online account management

-Coordination of program alumni contact

-Cell phone rental with free incoming calls, including from the U.S.

-24-hour emergency line to advisors (health issues)

-Health insurance from HTH Worldwide, a global leader in international health insurance

-Official transcript from Scuola Lorenzo de' Medici (LdM) Arrangement of U.S. accredited transcript, if necessary (additional transcript fees apply)

-Advice on acquiring an Italian student VISA

-Assistance in preparing documents for Permit of Stay

-Contribution to a world charity through Students Offering Support (S.O.S.), the charitable arm of Athena

-Unparalleled personalized service

Setting Description:
Athena and its partner school Lorenzo de' Medici (LdM) offer a unique educational option in Tuscania: a small, personal campus with unique programs in a traditional Italian village. The mission of LdM is to give students a quality academic experience that will open their minds to a new way of thinking through their exposure to the local culture and customs.
Cost:
Semester: $13,500 Summer: $3,000 Summer Archaeology Workshop: $6,890

Additional Program Information

Requirements:
Age: 18+ GPA: 2.8
Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
For a full listing of our scholarships, check out our website.

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