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Italy

Students enrolled in LA 401L, the Italy Program, study for a full semester at Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy.
Students enrolled in LA 401L, the Italy Program, study for a full semester at Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy.

Landscape Architecture, Fall Term

Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy

  • The longest running international program within the college and department; one of the oldest in the University celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2017- a unique opportunity for the college with approximately 600 alumni of the program across the 25 years.
  • 12 immersive weeks in Italy at the Santa Chiara Study Center
  • Numerous field trips to significant sites, exhibitions, landscapes and cities of Italy including a week each in Rome and Venice
  • The program is culturally supported by the community of Castiglion Fiorentino and its citizens
  • The program runs projects that are in direct service to the rural community
  • Includes graduate and undergraduate programs, it also includes undergraduate students from San Luis Obispo and UC Davis making it an even more unique program through the collaboration amongst universities