Study & Intern in Florence

Study & Intern in Florence — Dates

Dates & Deadlines

Submit complete applications to the Learning Abroad Center according to the appropriate deadline:

Program TermApp Open DateDeadline**
Fall 2019Dec 1, 2018Apr 15, 2019
US Departure August 27th
Arrive in Florence August 28th
Italy Departure December 13th
Spring 2020May 1, 2019Oct 1, 2019
Depart US   January 7th
Arrive in Florence   January 8th
Orientation   January 9–10th
Classes begin   January 13th
Last day of classes   April 24th
Departure date   April 25th

Late applications are considered on a space-available basis. If the deadline has passed, contact Jessica Hartnett to inquire about applying late.

*Applications after this deadline may be considered. Contact Whitney Westley Fisher at westl104@umn.edu to inquire.
**If the deadline falls on a weekend, submit your materials on the following business day.

Orientation Dates & Locations

Orientation will be conducted in two parts: an online orientation, which is mandatory for all students, and an in-person, program-specific session. You will receive more information about the online orientation via email. Failure to complete the online orientation will impact your ability to go abroad.

See below for tentative dates and times for your in-person session. You will be notified of the official date and time via email. Participants will receive applicable orientation materials via email approximately one week prior to the in-person session.

TermDate/TimeLocation
Fall 2019 Thursday, April 25th; 3:00–5:30 p.m. 230 Blegen

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