Study Abroad in Rome, Italy

Program Fees - January Term 2020

AIFS All-Inclusive Program Fee: $3,795

  • Tuition 3 semester credits
  • Housing in centrally located apartments or in an Italian home. Internet access is included
  • Meals Meal vouchers for breakfast and lunch (or dinner) five days per week for three weeks to use in selected local restaurants, trattorias, coffee shops and grocery stores
  • Cultural and Social Activities Get a true taste of Italian culture and explore its culinary traditions, learning to cook typical Italian dishes and appreciate local wine. Visit the Colosseum and the Vatican Museum, admire Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel, see the Pope in St. Peter’s Square, discover charming local neighborhoods with their traditional workshops and take part in the city’s lively cultural life attending concerts, the ballet, art exhibits, sports events or just strolling around to discover your favorite corner of the Eternal City
  • Excursionto Assisi and the Umbria region (day trip)
  • Welcome Reception and Orientation to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area and advise you about living in Rome
  • Comprehensive Insurance and Assistance Package
  • Personalized Assistance by the AIFS Admissions Team in the U.S. to help you prepare for your study abroad experience
  • Pre-Departure Resources including an information handbook and online AIFS account to help you manage your application and planning
  • On-site Resident Director and Support Staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while in Rome. AIFS operates a 24-hour emergency telephone service so that local staff can always be reached in an emergency situation
  • Official Transcript On completion of your program, a transcript issued by Richmond, The American International University in London will be sent to your home institution

Optional Components

Please note fee does not include the nonrefundable $95 application fee. Students who do not take the optional AIFS Flight Package are responsible for making their way to and from campus by the scheduled program dates.

Program with optional AIFS Flight Package

For your convenience, AIFS will arrange your round-trip airfare (including all fuel surcharges, taxes and fees), meet you at the arrival airport(s) and provide transportation to and from the program site on scheduled arrival and departure dates. Prices for this option include:

J-term Program Flight Package


  • U.S. to Italy
  • Italy to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to Accommodation
  • Accommodation to Airport

Fees by departure city

Des Moines$1,200
Los Angeles$1,280
New York/Newark$1,100
San Francisco$1,280
St. Louis$1,200

The optional flight package prices listed are subject to change and will be confirmed at time of invoicing. (Program fee is guaranteed.)