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Non-Reciprocal Program

American University of Rome (AUR) is an independent coeducational institution accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The institution is located on the crest of Rome’s highest hill. The Gianicolo, on the right bank of the Tiber River, is just a few minutes walk from the historic Trastevere district. Students pay tuition and fees of the host institution.

Deadlines

Fall Term

March 15th

Spring Term

October 1st


Eligibility 
• Minimum GPA 3.0
• Matriculation in a Bachelor's degree program. 

• Advertising & Marketing Communication students must obtain academic advisement and the approval of the department Chairperson.
• Fashion Merchandising Management Students must obtain academic advisement and the approval of the department International Academic Advisor.
• International Trade and Marketing Students must obtain academic advisement and the approval of the department Chairperson.
• Entrepreneurship Students must obtain academic advisement and the approval of the department Chairperson.



Course Information
AUR Course Offerings
All students must register for an Italian language class during their semester abroad in Rome.

Academic Dates

Fall Term                                                          

Aug. 25 Arrival Week of Activities                 
Sep. 01 Classes Begin                                     
Sep. 05 End of Add/Drop
Dec. 04 Last Day of Classes      

Spring Term     

Jan. 19 Arrival Week Activities
Jan. 26 Classes Begin
Jan. 30 End of Add/Drop
May 11 Last Day of Classes

An entire AUR academic calendar may also be reviewed by clicking on the link below.
Academic Calendar


Accommodations

American University of Rome arranges housing in two or three bedroom apartments. For more information, go to Student Life: Housing.


Estimated Costs Per Semester*   
Administrative Fee

$120

Tuition (Paid at FIT Bursar's Office)

$8,695

AUR Housing (Must be paid in full)

$5,500

Course Related Fees

$75

Textbooks

$360

Meals

$1,900

Personal Expenses

$2,100

Optional Excursions

$200 - $900

Roundtrip Airfare

$1,300

*Tuition and fees are subject to change without prior notice. Prices may vary due to tuition changes and currency fluctuation.


Scholarships

See the Scholarships and Financial Aid page.


Pre-Departure

Arrival and Orientation

Arrival and orientation information is always kept posted as soon as all of the relevant details become available.

Visa Preparations

Visa Instructions and Application

Permesso di Soggiorno (Permit of Stay)


Application, Instructions and Preparations 

Apply Here

Photo Credit: Rome- expedia.com, wikitravel.org, AUR campus- wikipedia.org 

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