ITALY, CULINARY ARTS

APPLICATION FEE & DEADLINE

$75; February 1, 2018

PROGRAM DATES

May 12, 2018 - May 25, 2018 (2 weeks)

PROGRAM DETAILS

Explore the regions of Milano, Bologna, Tuscany, and Roma, tasting some of the best cuisine the world has to offer. A northern Italy culinary excursion provides a cuisine that combines the richness of the Italian tradition with influences from nearby France, Switzerland, Croatia, and the Mediterranean Sea. An Italian cooking experience means fine wines, excellent cheeses, truffles, hazelnuts, and succulent meats. Known primarily for its gastronomic delights, Italy also boasts stunning medieval castles, views of the snow-covered Alps, and the genteel hospitality of the locals, who will welcome you into their homes and hearts and teach you to love this truly remarkable land.

PROGRAM SITES

Milano, Bologna, Florence, Rome

ANTICIPATED CURRICULUM

*Students must take the following class while on this study abroad.

CA 296R Culinary Arts Seminar (International Culinary Arts | Italy)
          (Prerequisite - Instructor Approval)

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS*

Must be 18 years of age at the time of departure

Minimum G.P.A: 2.5

Physical Requirements: Walking to and from locations, standing, sitting, cooking.

*Accessibility services vary from country to country. Contact the Office for Global Engagement if you require such services.

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Todd C. Leonard, Department Chair/Associate Professor, Culinary Arts Institute; 801.863.8087; tleonard@uvu.edu

ESTIMATED PROGRAM FEE*

$4600. Fee includes airfare, housing, transportation, excursions, some meals, international insurance.

*This cost is tentative and based on the current exchange rate and program plans. This cost may be updated due to exchange-rate fluctuations or program changes.

ADDIIONAL ESTIMATED COSTS

UVU tuition ($165 per credit hour)
Meals (approx $200)
Discretionary spending (approx $300)
Passport (approx $135)
All students are required to pay a $75 application fee for all Study Abroad Programs.

TUITION WAIVERS

Please contact the UVU Benefits Office for more information. In certain instances, tuition waivers MAY NOT apply for an international program.

FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS

Pell Grants and Federal Insured Student Loans may be applied to the program, based on eligibility. Applicant must have a current FAFSA form on file at the Financial Aid Office (BA 105) and complete all necessary application forms for financial aid.