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  • Locations: Rome, Italy
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: UB applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Academic Year, Fall
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2017-2018 04/30/2017
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Rolling Admission 08/29/2017 05/19/2018
Fall 2017 04/30/2017
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Rolling Admission 08/29/2017 12/16/2017
Spring 2018 10/01/2017 ** Rolling Admission 01/30/2018 05/19/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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Fact Sheet:
Open to: UB students only Language of Instruction: English
Minimum GPA: 2.8 Eligibility: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Area of Study: Anthropology, Art, Art History, Classics, Communication, English, Geography, History, International Studies, Italian, Music, Nutrition, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Theatre Term: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Language Courses Offered: Italian Housing Options: Double room in a student shared apartment
Program Advisor: Mary Odrzywolski Credits: 12-18 per semester
Program Description:

Italy: Istituto Lorenzo de' Medici - Rome


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Lorenzo de' Medici Rome is located near the city's center in an elegant Umbertine palace in the government and business district. The premises offer an intimate academic setting that counterbalances the vibrant life of the Italian capital city. Students benefit from particularly small class sizes and are individually assisted during their entire stay.
ACADEMIC PROGRAM
The LdM curriculum is focused on innovative and interdisciplinary teaching, student-centered learning, practical and professional application. Students can choose courses in subjects such as:

Anthropology
Art
Art History
Classics
English
Environmental Studies
Geography
History
International Studies
Italian
Music
Nutrition
Philosophy
Political Science
Psychology
Religious Studies
Sociology

A full list of academic areas and courses offered at the LdM Rome campus can be found on the LdM Rome Course Schedule.

ACCOMMODATION
LdM's experienced on-site housing coordinators facilitate student housing placement. Accommodation in a double room in a student shared apartment is included in the program fee.

LdM Rome Housing Service includes:
• Rent, with fixed check-in and check-out dates
• Repairs not caused by students
• Any costs above the average consumption will be charged to the students sharing the same apartment and deducted from the housing deposit
• Bus pass
• Internet connection

LdM Rome Housing Service does not include:
• Meals
• Damage caused by student
• Extra cleaning (If the apartment is not clean on the specified check-out date, students will be responsible for an additional cleaning charge)

Housing Request Deadlines:
Fall: June 15th
Spring: November 15th

For more information on housing, please visit the LdM Rome Housing Service.

ESTIMATED COSTS
Estimated costs for this program can be found at the top of this page next to Budget Sheets by clicking on the term. The estimated costs include accommodation in a double room shared student apartment. Students who are interested in single room accommodations can request an updated budget sheet from the Office of Study Abroad Programs at UB.
PROGRAM DATES
Details can be found on the Lorenzo de' Medici Academic Calendar.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
This program is open to University at Buffalo sophomores, juniors, and seniors with at least a 2.8 overall GPA. The application includes a study statement, one academic recommendation, and an official transcript.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Interested students are encouraged to make an appointment with the program advisor to learn more about this program. Additionally, students can visit the Lorenzo de' Medici website.