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  • Locations: Verona, Italy
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UNCW applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 11/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2020-2021 04/01/2020 ** 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.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: Italian Program Type: Exchange
Provider: Direct Partner Field of Study: Italian, Italian Language & Literature
Class Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Advisor: Kara Pike Inman, Stephanie Leroy
Program Description:
University of Verona
Program Description | Eligibility | Academic Details | Housing
Program Dates | Financial Details | More Information

Program Description

The University
The University of Verona (UV) is a young, dynamic university that invests in academic research and encourages teaching methods that promote personal and intellectual growth. In addition, UV devotes special attention to community engagement and international experiences, welcoming over 1,400 international students. 

The Surrounding Area
in Northern Italy, Verona is famously known as the location of Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet and nicknamed “the heart of the world.” Explore Verona’s range of cultural and recreational activities by simply walking from place to place by foot. In Verona, you will be surrounded by more than 2000 years of history and a magical atmosphere thanks to the city’s stunning monuments such as the ancient Roman amphitheater, enchanting Piazza Erbe, and the medieval Castelvecchio.

Location.....................................................................Verona, Italy
City Population ................................................................265,000
University Enrollment.........................................................22,300

Student Life
In Verona, students will enjoy the history and culture of Italy. The University also offers a variety of activities for students to participate in, including the University magazine, choir, web radio and intramural sports. Students can also enroll in Italian language and culture courses in town during their semester or year abroad. The university has a staff of more than 1,500 dedicated to the growth and development of their students. 
 


Eligibility 

  • Degree-seeking student
  • At least sophomore standing at time of participation
  • Good judicial standing
  • 3.0+ GPA at time of application
  • Must be at least 18 years of age at time of participation

Academic Details

Students have the opportunity to take courses at the graduate level in programs that include: business administration, computer science, culture and civilization, economics, foreign languages, and human sciences. All undergraduate level courses are taught in Italian. 

Housing

There is on-campus housing for students, as well as liaisons to help students find housing close to the university. All students have a meal-plan option and access to the university dining halls. 


Program Dates

Academic Year Dates
September to June

Spring Semester Dates
February to June 

Financial Details

Program Cost
This program is available as an Exchange or as a Study Abroad: 

  • Exchange - This means you pay your regular tuition and fees to UNCW, and your room and board costs abroad.
  • Study Abroad - This means you pay your tuition, fees, room and board abroad. 

With each option, there will be additional costs for international airfare, passport, visa, health insurance, and local transportation. Please meet with an advisor at the Office of International Programs to discuss which option is best for you. 

Financial Aid and Scholarships
Federal and state financial aid may be applied towards this program. Even if you are normally ineligible for financial aid, you should submit a financial aid application (FAFSA). You may find that you are eligible for additional funding. 

UNCW students may also apply for a UNCW Education Abroad Grant and additional study abroad scholarships. Grant applications and additional information are available at http://www.uncw.edu/international/abroad/aid.html.


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