Director: Prof. Branciforte
Email[email protected]
On-campus representatives: Prof. Rizzo and Prof. Cannamela
Contact Prof. Branciforte to obtain application material or click here.


Not offered during the summer of 2020

Flexible starting dates

2-week, 4-week, 6-week and 8-week courses.


Study in Italy Genoa is located near the Italian Riviera and the famous Cinque Terre.
With the largest Medieval quarter in Europe, during the summer months it is home to a variety of festivals and offers an authentic context as it remains ‘off the beaten path’ of mass tourism.

Study in Italy Siena is located in a 17th century palace in the historical center of this medieval hilltop town. Siena is in the heart of Tuscany, bordering the Chianti region. A pedestrian town, it is easy to get around and live the authentic Tuscan experience.


All levels of language study are offered, including

  • Advanced Courses in Composition
  • Intro to Literature
  • Italian Culture


All the instructors at Study in Italy have been specifically trained to teach Italian to foreigners. The director, Suzanne Branciforte (B.A. Harvard; M.A. and Ph.D. UCLA) is the author of Parliamo italiano! (Wiley & Sons) as well as the introductory text Sì, lo so! (Juvenilia Editore).


Fees range from €357 to €1779.
Click here for the Study in Italy Genoa brochure.
Click here for the Study in Italy Siena brochure.

Lodging, Excursions, and Travel Plans

Study in Italy helps with every aspect of your program, from accommodations and excursions to travel plans.


No prerequisites. The course is open to all.

Transcript provided for granting of credit.

How to Enroll

Download an Application Form here.

Funding Possibilities

Contact Student Financial Service to inquiry about funding options.