Language of Instruction
Most courses at the University of Verona are taught in Italian. Students wishing to attend courses in the field of Humanities are recommended to attach a B1 level of Italian Language Compentence certificate (or equivalent) as part of their application. Students wishing to attend courses in the field of Economics are encouraged to contact the Erasmus Tutoring Service at firstname.lastname@example.org to checkk the different language reuirements according to level of study and the language used in class (Italian or English)
To search for courses in English consult the Online Course Catalogue and filter by language (i.e. English)
Italian Courses are also available and are organized each semester at the Language Centre (CLA) to help students improe their language competence and develop their intercultural skills in order to get used to the Italian academic context.
The Academic year starts on October 1st and ends on September 30th. The first semester runs from September/October to the beginning January and the second semester from the end of February to the end of May. Assessments take place during the summer (June-July) or winter (December - February) sessions, but also in autumn (September), depending on the field of study.
Accommodations and Meals
Italian Universities generally do not have a campus. International students can find an accommodation in Verona in the student residences or in private flats to be shared with other students.
ESU Student Residences - http://www.esu.vr.it/en/servizi/residenze/University student residences are managed by ESU accommodation office. Every year a number of rooms are reserved to international exchange students (i.e. Erasmus students), who will receive the accommodation form after the submission of their application form (i.e. Erasmus students). For more information refer to the International Office at email@example.com
RUI Residences - http://www.rui.it/en/pagine/view/id
Fourteen Residences in six Italian cities, an international network for experiences abroad. Born in Rome in 1959, the RUI Foundation is one of the founding members of the standing Conferences of University Colleges of Merit and is a member of the EUCA (European University College Association), an international network of more than 200 university residences and 50.000 students.
Private Accomodations for International Students - http://www.isu-services.it/
International students can ask for information and support to the I.S.U. to find an accommodation in Verona in private flats to be shared with other students.
Two University Canteens are available in Verona, both run by ESU Verona. International exchange students may be granted access to the University canteens with their ESU Card, which provides two meals a day (lunch and dinner)
Through the exchange agreement, Montclair State students who are accepted to study at University of Verona will pay Montclair State tuition and fees to MSU directly while attending the program at University of Verona. Additional costs to the student include room, board, insurance, airfare and other transportation, and incidentals. Students will also pay the study abroad administrative fee of $400. The recommended pre-session Intensive Italian Language Course may be an additional charge. In most cases, students may use their financial aid. Some additional fees may apply.
Living Costs in Verona
Living in Verona will cost approximately 700-800 Euro per month. This amount will cover basic living costs such as accommodation, food, books, public transport). See further details in the International Student Guide linked above.
Application Process: Montclair State students must meet with the Study Abroad Advisor and complete the study abroad application process. Students are then nominated to Verona and accepted students will then receive the Applcation form directly from University of Verona. Please click on the "Apply Now" at the top of the page to begin your application.
Global Education Center
Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue,
Student Center Annex Room 207,
Montclair, NJ 07043
Tel: 973 655-4216
Fax: 973 655-7654
Dates / Deadlines:
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.