Arizona in Italy - Orvieto Study Abroad Program

in collaboration with the University of Arizona

The Arizona in Italy program works in collaboration with the University of Arizona and is an institution fully accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities and Research (Ministero dell'Istruzione, dell'Università e della Ricerca - MIUR). It offers study abroad programming for spring, summer and fall semesters, with a broad variety of courses, including the possibility to join an Archaeological excavation. There will be field trips, museum visits and independent study programs.

The program is sponsored by the Comune of Orvieto, and the Fondazione Centro Studi Città di Orvieto (Stefano Talamoni, Director). Director of the program is Dr. David Soren, Regents Professor, Department of Classics, University of Arizona, Tucson. Professor in residence is Dr. Claudio Bizzarri and the Program Coordinator is Dr. Alba Frascarelli.

The curriculum is open to undergraduate and graduate students.

Orvieto from the Torre del Moro

For general questions about the program please feel free to e-mail our Program Coordinator Dr. Alba Frascarelli at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . We are happy to hear from you and answer inquiries!

Look at the blog with the 2011 final project of the photojournalism class.

orvieto photojournalism 2010 blog