Benedictine University in Florence

Application Deadlines

Program Application Deadline December 7, 2018

Program Dates

Summer 2019

Arrive in Florence May 18, 2019
Depart from Florence June 7, 2019

Program Fee - $3,545.00

Payment Process

Please contact the Benedictine University Study Abroad Office for information on the payment process and all application deadlines.


Students will live in shared, furnished apartments within a commuting distance from the CAPA Centre.

Local Transportation

A Florence bus pass is included for the duration of stay in the city.

Excursions & Entrances

Full-day excursion to Emilia Romagna to visit a local balsamic vinegar production and prosciutto producers, in addition to exploring the sites of Bologna.

Three day, two night excursion to Rome to see the many historic sights as well as experience local street food, visit local museums and learn from locally guided tours throughout the city.

Full day excursion to the Chianti region for a guided tour of the area including a wine tour and tasting at Castello di Verrazzano, where students can learn firsthand about agritourism.

Entrances to various museums and two Italian cooking courses in Florence.

Student Events

Social events including an arrival reception and departure ceremony.

My Global City Florence

My Global City is CAPA's unique learning immersion program, which blends local culture and top-notch academics into the experience of a lifetime for our students. My Global City combines theme-based learning with unique cultural experiences, turning Florence into your classroom.


All CAPA students receive our medical, travel and accident insurance.

CAPA Services and Support

The CAPA Florence team is available throughout your program to assist and support you. Students can also contact the 24-hour emergency cell phone for any urgent situations outside of office hours.

Have Questions?

Annie Newberry

Program Manager or 800.793.0334

Bonnie Beezhold

University Contact or 630.829.6528


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