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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: International Internship, Traditional Study Abroad Academic Areas: Business Administration, Fashion & Textiles, Global Studies, History, Marketing, Sociology, Visual Arts
Accommodations:: Apartment, Homestay Minimum GPA: 2.0
Program Description:

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Florence, Italy
Spend a summer in the artistic and cultured city of Florence, Italy with AIFS! Study a variety of academic program options with credit awarded through Fairfield University. The AIFS Florence Global Education Center is centrally located with the Ponte Vecchio, Pitti Palace, Piazza della Signoria, Accademia and San Marco creating a wonderful backdrop to your experience in Florence. 

What’s Included:

TUITION 
  • Up to 10 semester credits (subject to program, course and optional trip selection) 

COURSES 
  • Courses offered in art history, drawing, fashion, history, Italian language, marketing, painting, photography, sociology 

HOUSING 
  • In apartments. 

MEALS 
  • Meal vouchers to use in a choice of selected local restaurants, cafés and grocery stores. 

EXCURSIONS 
  • A variety of day trips are offered such as Pisa, Siena, Lucca and Cinque Terre 

CULTURAL & SOCIAL ACTIVITIES 
  • Museum visits, dinner with Italians, cooking and wine tasting classes, artisan workshops and gelato tours 

ON-SITE RESIDENT DIRECTOR 
  • to help with any questions or advice you may need throughout the program 

HEALTH & SAFETY 
  • 24/7 emergency support and comprehensive insurance 

PERSONAL/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 
  • Access to the renowned Clifton StrengthsFinder assessment and alumni network 

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At AIFS, we support all participants in their journey abroad, inclusive of their gender, race, religion, age, physical ability, and sexual orientation. Everyone has a complex identity, and the different aspects of your identity are important when deciding on a program and location. We invite you to review our Social Identity Pages to assist you when selecting a program that best fits your interests and needs. We encourage you to revisit these resources throughout your study abroad journey. We want to remind you to visit your university's study abroad website and office, as they might have more information and resources related to social identities and studying abroad.   
 
For information specific to this city, visit the website and click the Social Identity Tab on the program page. 
 
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Over 50% of students receive financial support from AIFS!

 
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.
 
     
 

 



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2023 03/01/2023 04/01/2023 05/12/2023 07/01/2023