IS SRISA FOR YOU?
There are many aspects to consider when choosing a study abroad program. This important decision can change your life as you embark on an exciting adventure that is sure to make an indelible and positive impact.
Located in the center of Florence, SRISA offers students all the opportunities of this great city. The first decision, of course, is where you want to study. Florence is a popular destination for study abroad. As the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, Florence is home to over 60% of the world's Renaissance masterpieces. Florence is geographically small for a city of its size so within a few days of wandering around its neighborhoods you'll feel right at home. At the same time its numerous piazzas, museums, churches and cultural events provide a lively and exciting setting in which to explore.
SRISA has an extremely competitive tuition that can make studying abroad feasible for many students who may need to apply for loans or who have limited economic resources for study abroad. On top of its competitive tuition, SRISA offers numerous scholarships for directly enrolled students for merit, need, and diversity. This allows students to invest more into their art, studies, and overall experience in Italy.
SRISA creates a safe, dependable environment that makes you feel right at home. For many people, choosing to study in another country is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Studying far from home can be very exciting, but a new culture can at times be challenging. SRISA makes that transition easier by being your home away from home. Many of the faculty and staff members studied abroad in Florence when they were in college and know what it means to be a foreign student studying in Florence. Faculty and staff are always present on campus for advice and friendly conversation. The program size and faculty engagement in extracurricular activities help establish a relationship between students, faculty and staff, making each person feel a part of a dynamic community.
SRISA provides its students with a high-quality study abroad experience.There are many programs in Florence to choose from. In sifting through the endless lists of programs, there aren’t likely to be any that can offer the same mix of cost, quality, and community that you can find at SRISA. The facilities are first-rate, with the latest technology as well as numerous supplies and equipment available for student use. Class sizes are personable allowing students one-on-one attention from their instructors to better cater to their needs.