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Education Abroad
Bechtel Center

3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Italy- Language Immersion Summer 2013

INFO SESSIONS: Bechtel International Center   12:30PM-1PM, THURS. 1/31/13

Summer Program Dates: May 19-June 29, 2013

Spend 6 weeks this summer in the beautiful Umbrian hill town of Assisi, home of Saint Francis, and earn 8 Pacific extension units equivalent to first year college Italian.


  • 140 hours of intensive small-group instruction with highly trained native speakers
  • Shared apartment living with kitchen
  • Group excursions in the region and to Rome and Florence

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts and lectures on music
  • Guided tours of famous sites of Assisi
  • Cooking class and food tasting
  • Sampling of typical products of Umbria
  • Weekend in Florence and Rome
  • Italian Cinema


$3,937 (subject to minor adjustments based on the euro exchange rate)
*This cost includes classes, books, apartment rental, activities, and excursions. Cost does not include airfare, shuttle, food, or apt. Utilities (Estimated additional cost: airfare + 600 Euro)

Application Deadline:  March 1, 2013

Complete and submit the Application Acrobat file and Faculty Recommendation Acrobat file to Debbie Kinyon

The program is fully accredited by University of the Pacific and has an on-site Pacific faculty director.  Here is the website of the Accademia for more information on Assisi. Our program is equal to one year of language instruction in italian.

For more information, contact Prof. Bill Herrin. You can download the Assisi brochure here.

picture of students on Italy trip in 2009