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  • Locations: Florence, Italy
  • Program Terms: Academic Year (FS), Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: SAI Programs 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 05/01/2019 05/15/2019 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA: 2.75 Housing Options: Apartment (shared), Home Stay (Host Family)
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Program Type: Study Abroad (semester or summer programs)
Click here for a definition of this term Area of Study: Business (Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Management, etc.), Health & Science Programs, Industrial Design, Languages, Law & Society, Liberal Arts courses, Other, Professional Communication
Program Description:
Florence University
of the Arts

Florence University of the Arts (FUA) presents a contemporary and thorough approach to a Liberal Arts education, along with an extensive curriculum in Studio Arts. With small classes taught by a highly qualified international faculty, every course aims to enhance the social, intercultural and professional experience of each student.

Programs are offered in English during the spring and fall semesters, as well as during the summer term.

FUA combines innovative curriculum and collaborative teaching methods to create a unique, hands-on educational experience. Courses at FUA are chosen from the following departments/ colleges:

  • College of Liberal Arts
  • College of Fine and Visual Arts
  • College of Life Sciences, Environmental Studies and Human Services
  • College of Business and Economics
  • College of Science

SAI Programs oversees and coordinates all aspects of student enrollment, including application processing, course selection and credit, visa preparation, housing, student health insurance, transcripts and cell phone service. In addition, SAI provides comprehensive student services, beginning with pre-departure and leading to our on-site orientation.


Philadelphia University students who are interested in this program must first submit their study abroad application online to the PhilaU Study Abroad Office and be admitted in order to participate and earn credit through SAI.