Summer in Milan, Italy

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Program Overview

The University of Nebraska-Kearney has partnered with the International University of Languages and Media (IULM) in Milan, Italy and will be offering the possibility for UNK students the opportunity to spend three-four weeks studying and experiencing Italy in June.

Courses 

Students will earn 5 elective credit hours of study while in Italy.

  • Milan Fashion and Design (2 credit hours)
  • Italian Excellence: Food and Wine - Marketing & Communication (2 credit hours)
  • INTS 480 - International Experiential Education (1 credit hour)
Housing

Students will be housed at Residence Zumbini, which is within walking distance to the university. 

Duration

The length of the program is 4 weeks (May 27 - June 23).

Cost

TBD - This cost includes Milan sightseeing, accompanied field trips to exhibition centers/museum and ticket entrances, Milan travel card, two-night fieldtrip, teaching materials, accommodations and health insurance.

Financial Aid

Some scholarships and grants can be used to fund this venture and financial assistance in the form of student loans is available. Students are encouraged to contact the Office of Financial Aid at (308) 865-8520 or finaid1@unk.edu 

Prerequisites

The program is open to all UNK students. All applicants should have at least a 2.5 GPA and one semester of college experience. No foreign language is required.

Credit Transfer

IULM Transcripts will be sent directly to UNK for credit transfer.

Application Deadline

Application deadline is Friday, March 16, 2018.  Final deadline is Friday, April 7, 2017.  Twenty-four applications can be accepted.  Security Deposit and Application Fee will be refunded if application is not accepted, but is non-refundable in the case of student withdrawal from the program after acceptance.

Application Contents:
  • Security Deposit of $400
  • Application Fee of $175

* Please schedule an appointment for advice or to start an application by clicking the blue button at the top of the Study Abroad Home Page.

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Summer 2016
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