Florence is the spectacular city of the Renaissance, and synonymous with high culture and sophistication. Surrounded by the beautiful countryside of Tuscany, everywhere you turn is steeped in rich history. From the street vendors gathering on the Ponte Vecchio to the wonders in the Ufizzi, and the hills of Chianti across the river, Florence is an exciting place to live and study, and you will quickly feel at home in this magnificent setting.
Students explore their academic and cultural interests through experiential learning in a unique European setting led by a team of world-class experts who open the eyes, ears and minds of our students to the many aspects of Italian culture. The program combines active, field-based learning, extracurricular activities and weekend excursions throughout Tuscany so that students experience Italian culture firsthand. No knowledge of Italian is required to participate in the program.