Come experience the Renaissance in the historical walled city of Urbino—World Heritage Site and renowned center of Italian literature, art, and culture. Immerse yourself in the culture and history of Italy. Walk the cobbled streets where the young Raphael once walked, and study the the history of the Renaissance as it emerges before you in the art, architecture, and language of fifteenth-century Italy.
You’ll tour the stunning palace of the Grand Duke Federico da Montefeltro and fall in love with the art he surrounded himself with. You’ll travel with your professors to nearby medieval towns, and then on to Rome, Venice, Florence, and other historical cities. You’ll study Italian and live among Italian students at the University of Urbino, with stunning mountains and the gorgeous Adriatic coast less than an hour away.