Program Details

Travel through Italy this summer while studying tourism and hospitality management practices and earning up to 9 credits!
Bologna, Italy; Rome, Italy; Bergamo, Italy; Milan, Italy; Multi-Country Programs, Multi-Country Programs; Florence, Italy; Riva Del Garda, Italy; Orvieto, Italy; Venice, Italy; Verona, Italy
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer, Year Round

Program Overview

Program Description:

Ultimate Summer in Italy 2022: 9 Cities in 1 Month is a multi-city summer study abroad program. Get real-world experience in the hospitality and tourism industry by traveling through Italy, staying in top hotels, and improving your International IQ.


  • Rome
  • Orvieto (day visit)
  • Florence
  • Bologna (day visit)
  • Milan
  • Begamo (day visit)
  • Lake Garda
  • Verona (day visit)
  • Venice


  • July 2 - 30, 2022 (most popular session)
  • Shorter 3-week session also available


  • Study abroad in 9 cities in 1 month
  • Visit leading multinational and Italian companies
  • Take classes related to your major
  • Earn up to 9 credits
  • Experience hospitality and tourism in Italy
  • Make friends from around the world
Setting Description:
• Transportation between cities of the program itinerary will be by train, bus, and air
• All accommodations are top hotels, and breakfast is included each morning
• Classes take place in the hotel conference center or at a local host university
• The faculty and staff team travels with the program at all times
• During weekends, you can take an Independent Weekend Day Trip or Excursion, or participate in an Optional FN Day Trip.
Program fees include:
• Tuition
• Accommodations in top hotels
• Buffet breakfast in all hotels
• Professional visits
• Health insurance
• Welcome reception
• Farewell dinner
• Staff support
• Some transportation

Additional Program Information

• Eligible applicants must be degree-seeking students currently enrolled in a college or university program, or have graduated in the last four years. • Both undergraduate and graduate level students are eligible. • Open to all majors • Minimum GPA = 2.50 • Students applying with a GPA below 2.50 will be considered on a case-by-case basis and must submit additional application materials. • International students from universities that do not use a GPA system must have a minimum grade average of 75 out of 100. • All applicants must be at least 18 years of age by the start of the program.
Scholarships Description:
Forum-Nexus offers a variety of financial aid opportunities, including scholarships, assistantships, and a referral program. Other financial aid can be applied to the program fees as well.

Program Reviews

Overall Rating


Based on 3 Reviews

  • Best Summer Ever!

    Forum-Nexus was everything I could have asked for in a study abroad program and more. Not only did we have to opportunity to visit so many beautiful cities in different countries around Europe but they did a fantastic job making sure we really experienced

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • This Program Will Change Your Life!

    Forum-Nexus Study Abroad was a once in a lifetime experience! I had the opportunity to learn inside as well as outside the classroom about crucial career topics like marketing and politics, but also historic and cultural aspects. It’s the perfect blend

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Best Decision I Ever Made

    My experience with Forum Nexus was unlike anything I have ever done and unlike anything I will ever do! I got first hand experience in learning European history, culture and values! I got pushed to learn my own cultural background and was embraced and

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend