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Creighton in Italy
Rome, Italy (Outgoing Program)
|Program Dates & Deadlines:||Click here to view|
|Restrictions:||Creighton applicants only|
|Program Sponsorship:||Creighton Sponsored Program||Program Type:||Affiliate Program|
|Minimum GPA Requirement:||2.75||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Housing Options:||University/Student Housing||Open to Non-Creighton Students?:||No|
Rome, Italy is also known as the "Eternal City". Discover Italian culture and language. Walk in the paths of emperors, popes, artists, and saints. Foster creativity, adaptability, and independence. Encounter the universal Church and take part in Catholic celebrations with pilgrims from around the word. Be in awe of your ancient classroom by taking unique courses not offered at CU.
John Cabot University (JCU) is an American liberal arts institution located in the Trastevere district of Rome. The University is centrally located and within walking distance from historical landmarks and bustling piazzas. Approximately 1200 students are enrolled each semester, with about half the population consisting of visiting students like you.
Participants pay tuition, room, and fees directly to Creighton University and receive the equivalent at John Cabot. Students will be responsible for meals, visa, insurance, and all traveling expenses. If eligible, institutional aid and federal financial aid are portable. However, once the Creighton aid is subtracted from the total bill, there must be at least $3,000 that is paid by federal aid or out of pocket. Please check with the CU Financial Aid Office for specific inquiries. Participants are also required to purchase Creighton's insurance for international activity (purchased through GEO).
You will live in apartment-style, secure dormitories near the main campus. Your roommates may be degree-seeking and/or visiting students. Students will pay Creighton at the Kiewit freshman standard double rate that can be found on the Creighton housing website. Learn more about John Cabot University Housing here.
Learn more about the unique academic experience at JCU here.
The academic calendar can be found here.
Students are required to take 12-18 credits. 12-15 credits is the recommended enrollment. Nursing students must enroll in 12 credits as well as two online Nursing courses at Creighton. Information on course descriptions, syllabi, and schedules can be found here.
The International Office at John Cabot University will support you throughout your stay. Prior to the beginning of each semester, they also host a mandatory orientation to the university and city.
For questions, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Global Engagement Office at 402-280-2221.
To make a student appointment, please call the Global Engagement Office, or schedule online through Creighton Connect:
- Go to http://www.creighton.edu/creightonconnect/
- Click on “Access Creighton Connect”
- Log in with your NetID@creighton.edu and Blue Password
- Under Services, search “Curran”
- Click on “Members”, then “Schedule an Appointment”
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Spring Semester||2018||10/01/2017 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.