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GSU - Italian Studies in Perugia
Perugia, Italy (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA: Good Standing Housing: Home Stay
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Program Type: GSU
Program Director: Dr. Peter Lindsay, Meredith Hall D'Arienzo Sponsoring College: College of Arts & Sciences
Sponsoring Department: Modern and Classical Languages Credit Type: GSU Credit
Credit Level: Undergraduate Credit
Program Description:
assisi-italian studiesThe Italian Studies in Perugia program offers students at intermediate and advanced levels of Italian to broaden their language skills while studying Italian culture in a full-immersion setting. Study is based in Perugia, capital of Umbria — the “green heart of Italy” — with trips to Orvieto, Gubbio, Assisi and Rome that supplement participants’ learning in and out of the classroom.

Eligibility: The program is open to undergraduate and graduate students. Program size is limited and participation is contingent upon acceptance by the Program Director.
International students at Georgia State who hold F-1 visas must contact the Office of International Students and Scholar Services at 404-413-2070 to discuss possible implications of study abroad for their immigration status.

Courses and Credit: Participants who successfully complete the program’s two courses will receive six to seven semester hours of course credit at Georgia State University. Undergraduate students should register for ITAL3301 and 3302 or ITAL2001 and 2002. In addition, students can register for HIST 3520. Students from other schools should follow their institution’s
regulations concerning transfer credits.

Accommodations: Student accommodations are double-occupancy rooms generally rented from families in Perugia.

Disability Accommodations
Students with documented disabilities who may need accommodations during their study abroad experience should discuss these needs with the Program Director and the Office of Disability Services at the time of application. In addition, please discuss any other special medical needs as soon as possible, so that arrangements may be anticipated.

Costs: Program fee of $3,300*; tuition for 6 credit hours, please see Tuition Rates; and mandatory student fees (only the BOR Institutional fee and Technology fee).

*Program fee includes 

• Ground transportation, excursions and entrance fees
• One Italian meal per day on weekdays
• Accommodations
• Health/Evacuation/Repatriation insurance


 **Program fee does NOT include

• Georgia State tuition and fees
• Round-trip airfare
• Passport fees
• Personal expenses (snacks, additional meals, etc.)

Program Directors:
Dr. Peter Lindsay, Political Science
Meredith D'Arienzo, Modern and Classical Language Department

This program is currently not accepting applications.