Reggio Emilia, Italy

Program Calendars

Reggio Emilia, Italy | 2017 Fall

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
March 15, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
June 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
July 1 Balance Due Deadline
August 7 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
August 27, 2017 Departure from US on optional group flight
August 28 Arrival in Reggio Emilia before 6pm
Overnight in hotel and group dinner (included)
Mandatory orientation begins
August 29 Group meeting
Move into housing
August 30 Mandatory orientation
Courses begin
September 1 City walking tour in the afternoon
September 22 - 24 Optional San Marino, Rimini, and Ravenna Tour
September/October TBA Field trip—Bologna (in the afternoon)
Reggio Emilia Film Festival
October/November TBA Field trip—Consorzio Vacche Rosse (in the morning)
November 1 National holiday—no classes
November 22 Mid semester group dinner
November 23 Thanksgiving break-no classes
November 24 - 25 Reggio Emilia city holiday—no classes
November TBA Field trip—Ferrari
NovemberTBA Field trip—Viano and local Acetaia
November/December TBA Field trip—Parma (in the afternoon)
December 8 Italian holiday—no classes
December 14 - 20 Final examinations
December 20 Program end date
December 30 Last day to move out of housing
Open return Students establish their own date of return.

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines. Payment of the Confirmation Deposit cannot be deferred. USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.