As per the March 4, 2020 communication to students, faculty and staff, and in direct response to the outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus, the University has canceled its 2020 summer programs to Italy.
For more information regarding Summer 2021 opportunities, check back in Fall 2020.
Rome Summer Program
The Rome Summer Program (RSP) offers an exciting opportunity for students in all fields of study to live and learn in one of the oldest and most international cities in the world. Rome provides Notre Dame undergraduates with a unique environment in which to broaden their intellectual and cultural horizons. During the six-week program students take two courses and earn six credits which can include courses that fulfill university requirements.
This six week program is a unique opportunity for all undergraduate engineers to explore Rome while taking two engineering classes for six weeks. Students live at the Villa student Residence or in a nearby apartments and take classes in English at the Rome Global Gateway, located a block from the Colosseum. The program includes field trips to places of cultural, religious, and engineering significance.
A 12-day seminar that introduces high school students to the history and culture of the Eternal City, with a focus on the built environment. Students learn from Notre Dame professors and travel to some of the most revered architectural sites in the world.
Rome Summer Internship Program
The Rome Summer Internship Program provides support and programming for those carrying out internships in the Eternal City over the summer months. Program participants directly benefit from the Gateway's local expertise and extensive network of resources, connections and collaborating institutions by facilitating tailor-made placements, pre-departure support, on-site orientation, professional development and language learning opportunities.