The city of Siena is the perfect city in Italy for a summer study abroad experience. The mixture of small town familiarity and lively cultural summer events make Siena ideal for summer study abroad.
Nobody knows the city better than Siena Italian Studies, the only study abroad program that is 100% run from the city of Siena. The majority of the study abroad programs in Italy are run by large companies whose headquarters are far from the actual cities and study centers where they take place. Siena Italian Studies staff and professors take pride in the fact they all work towards the one same goal that is to create the highest possible study abroad experience.
What you get:
We have three different summer study abroad options for summer 2020:
Summer students get to experience the Palio!
Come see and live the amazing Palio experience from the point of view of a local. Very few people get to fully understand what the traditions that surround the centuries-old horse race really mean to the people of the city.