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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: CUA Internship Available: No
Language of Instruction: English Housing Options: Residence Hall
Click here for a definition of this term Credits: 15 + Program Advisor: Tonya Ohnstad
Areas of Study: Architecture
Program Description:

CUArch Rome 01

CUArch Fall International


From the wonders of Ancient Rome to the sweet buzzing of contemporary Roman society, the "Eternal City" is rich in history and culture unlike anywhere else in the world. The Catholic University Rome program offers students an introduction to the vibrant existence of the Italian capital and its role in the development of Western civilization. Students have the opportunity to experience and participate in the past, present, and perhaps future of one of humanity's greatest millennial cities.

Academics & Curriculum

Participants should expect to study the city in depth from the perspective of different disciplines as site visits are an essential component of courses. The curriculum includes one required Italian language course. Additionally, students have the opportunity to participate in cultural field trips, which have in the past included seeing an Opera, visiting a buffalo mozzarella farm, and attending a Papal Mass.

Accommodation & Meals

Architecture students stay in the campus residence halls and have access to laundry, air conditioning, heating, and free wifi. Most students will share a bedroom with one or two other classmates, though single room accommodations may be available for an additional fee. Pillows, pillow cases, bed sheets, and blankets are provided for every resident, as is a partial meal plan. Residence hall staff are available 24/7 - at all times for emergencies and during the day for general assistance.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2021 03/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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.