Semester Architecture Studies in Rome

Collaborate with Italian students and professionals as you work on local expansion, renovation, and restoration projects. Rome’s timeless monuments and piazzas are your classroom!

On Semester Architecture Studies in Rome, you will have an entire semester to soak in the numerous architectural wonders of Rome! The study abroad program takes place at the Pantheon Institute whose windows open to the glorious exterior of the Pantheon. You’ll learn both in the classroom and out in the city. You will also travel throughout Italy and have the chance to compare and contrast various architectural styles. Start getting excited about:

A timeless, exciting city – Rome is characterized by open-air cafés, quaint outdoor markets, timeless monuments, and the juxtaposition of ancient and modern architecture. Get lost in the streets and find yourself in the vibrant rhythms of the city’s timeless beauty while you study abroad in Italy. 

The perfect place to study architecture – Whether you choose the Advanced Architecture or Landscape Architecture program, you will quickly realize that the capital of Italy is the ideal location to further your understanding and application of either subject and study architecture abroad.

Central location – Semester Architecture Studies in Rome is located near the most revered piazzas (squares) in all of Rome: Piazza Navona and Piazza della Rotunda (Pantheon). Outside the doors of the Institute, you will also find the Trevi Fountain and the Campo dei Fiori.    

Museums, monuments, and concerts galore – There’s a never-ending list of museums to visit, monuments to see, and concerts to attend. Spend a semester taking in everything you’ve read about in history books and dreamed of seeing up close: the Coliseum, the Roman Forum, the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Cathedral, and the Pantheon.   

A chance to live the motto: “When in Rome, do as the Romans” – We encourage you to immerse yourself in the culture, engage in the day-to-day life of a Roman, and do as much as possible to get a real taste of the Roman way of life.

Extracurricular activities, student excursions, and social events – Semester Architecture Studies in Rome offers plenty of opportunities for exposure to Italian life and culture. Activities include movie nights, gelato nights, theater nights, cooking classes, soccer matches, and wine tastings, all of which will give you a well-rounded study abroad experience.