Full-Immersion Italian Language & Culture

Semester, Summer and All-Year Programs

Study with international students from over 100 countries!

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Immersive - Intensive - International

Semester and all-year programs at the University for Foreigners (Università per Stranieri di Perugia) offers the unique opportunity for students to focus exclusively on the Italian language and culture while living and studying with international students from all over the world. It is intensive, international, and most of all, widely recognized as the best way to gain fluency in Italian and experience student life in Italy as a local.

Umbra also offers a 6-week summer program called Italian through Culture which offers a rich cultural and excursion program designed for US student which awards two semesters of language credit.

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Once you've applied both through your home institution's study abroad office and ISI Abroad - Umbra Institute, check out the items below to prepare for your academic adventure in Italy!

As a part of Women's History Month, let's talk about a great Italian feminist!

Luisa Spagnoli is an Italian trailblazer who make a great impact on women’s rights as well as created both a fashion brand and the Perugina Chocolate company that makes Perugia’s famous Baci candies!

To learn more about the influential Luisa Spagnoli, check out our blog in the link in bio!

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Join one Umbra student along for a cello lesson🎻 You never have to take a break from your favorite activities while you’re abroad… Perugia has it all! ✨🤩 ...

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