Program Dates: May 20 - June 5, 2020 

The Rome program is fully enrolled and all classes are wait listed.

Comprehensive program fee of $4,150 includes:

  • Tuition for 3 hours of Bradley credit
  • Round-trip airfare from Chicago O'Hare
  • Twin room with private bath, breakfast each day
  • Textbooks and a guidebook
  • City orientation and tour
  • Day excursion to the village of Orvieto
  • Class-related cultural events and site visits
  • Visits to major sites including the Colosseum and Forum, the Vatican, and others
  • International Student Identity Card

Classes offered (check back in August for course descriptions and more details!):

  • ENG 302  Travel Writing (W2)                                                                                                                                                

    Department of English         
  • FCS 300  Consumer Issues (SB)

    Dr. Kara Wolfe, Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
  • CIV 100  Western Civilization Before 1600 (MI)

    or, for History majors or minors: HIS 325  Roman Civilization

    Dr. John Nielsen, Department of History
  • MTG 315 Principles of Marketing 

    Mr. Brad Eskridge, Department of Marketing
    This course will provide an introduction to various marketing concepts as they relate to key issues in marketing. Your work in the course will emphasize experimental learning and the development of product, pricing, promotion, and channel strategy while using Rome as a backdrop for application of ideas. Prerequisite: junior standing or 42 credit hours and Foster College of Business major.


Pre-register on our homepage beginning Monday, September 9. Then, complete the registration process in person at 8:30am on Thursday, October 24 in the Student Center Ballroom. Students will enroll in order of their cumulative credit hours until classes reach enrollment limits. To secure your space, you will be required pay a $500 non-refundable deposit within 2 days. This deposit can be made online or in person at Swords Hall. 

After October 24, enrollment for any remaining class places will be on a first-come, first-served in the Study Abroad Office in 246 Bradley Hall.

All students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA established at Bradley in order to participate in a course taught abroad. Are you a freshman or transfer student who is confident that your first on-campus GPA will be above 2.50? You can also pre-register! (Note: you must achieve at least a 2.5 GPA both at midterms and at the end of the semester to remain enrolled.)

Program Payment: after the initial $500 deposit, the remaining program fee is due in two equal installments: half of the balance is due by February 3, 2020, and the final payment is due no later than March 2, 2020.

Cancellations: any notice of cancellation must be made in writing by the program participant. Those who cancel after February 3, 2020 will be subject to a $1,500 cancellation fee beyond the initial deposit. Those who cancel after March 2, 20202 will be subject to a 100% cancellation fee.