Spend your the May term in the classic city of Florence, Italy. Earn 3 credits studying at Richmond, the American International University. Courses are taught in English.
AIFS offers a unique Maymester Program which give students the opportunity to take courses in studio art, history, food and culture and marketing. Classes focus on Italian life and culture and formal classroom teaching is supplemented with on-site learning in and around Florence. Students taking the optional Rome and Venice excursions can take a one-credit Introduction to Italian Art Course.
Live in a homestay or a shared student apartment located in different neighborhoods of the city center. Enjoy cultural and social activities such as visits to the many museums, churches and cultural sites of Florence, Italian cooking classes, opera and ballet performances, and day trips to surrounding cities.
Whatever your tastes, Florence is the perfect city to acquire a genuine experience of Italian life and culture.
AIFS Study Abroad Scholarships, Grants & Financial Support
We believe a study abroad experience is an essential component of well-rounded university education and we are committed to providing financial assistance to as many students as possible in support of their goal to study abroad.