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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Semester / Year Abroad What Financial Aid Applies?: All Current Aid, GI Bill
Language of Instruction: English, Italian Language Study Requirement: No
Internship: Yes Housing: Apartment, Homestay
Prereq. Language Study: None Meal Plan: Plan Available
Business Classes: Lower Division, Upper Division Recommended for Chapman Majors: Art, Business Administration, English, History, International Business, Strategic & Corporate Communication
Recommended for Chapman Minors: Italian Studies
Program Description:

Temple University Rome offers a semester or academic year study abroad program designed primarily for third-year undergraduate students. The program is comprised of four academic components: Architecture, for students enrolled in undergraduate architecture programs; Liberal Arts and Italian Studies, offering students the opportunity to choose from a range of courses focusing on Italy through the ages; Visual Arts, with courses in painting, drawing, sculpture, photography and printmaking; and International Business.
With the exception of Italian language courses, all instruction is in English.


Four academic program tracks are offered each semester at Temple Rome. Below you will find information about each program track, including a list of courses offered.


Pre-departure Materials
Once accepted, we provide you with detailed pre-departure materials designed to guide you in preparing yourself for your time in Rome.


Pre-departure materials include:

  • Course registration materials

  • Passport information and visa application instructions

  • Travel and arrival information

  • Insurance information

  • Health and safety information

  • Housing information

  • Billing document, containing confirmed tuition and program fees, and payment policies

  • Cultural information

Orientation Programs
A pre-departure orientation program is conducted on Temple's Main Campus in Philadelphia by program administrators and former Rome students and faculty. An on-site orientation takes place during the first week of the program in Rome.



Housing options include:

  • Program-arranged apartments
  • Program-arranged homestays available for selected students, with priority given to those with prior study of the Italian language
  • Independent housing


For information about housing options, visit the Temple Rome Housing page.


Temple University

Education Abroad and Overseas Campuses

200 Tuttleman Learning Center

1809 N. 13th St.

Philadelphia, PA 19122


Temple Course Numbering System
All courses have full four-digit numbers. The first digit of a course identifies its level. Courses numbered 0700 - 0999 are reserved for preparatory courses, General Education courses and Honors General Education courses. Courses numbered 1000 - 1999 are appropriate for undergraduate students in their first year of study. Courses numbered 2000 - 5999 are considered "upper level" for undergraduates. Courses numbered 2000 - 2999 are appropriate for undergraduate students in their second year of study. Courses numbered 3000 - 3999 are appropriate for undergraduate students in their third year of study. Courses numbered 4000 - 4999 are appropriate for undergraduate students in their fourth year of study.

Academic Information

Chapman University maintains a record of the courses that previous study abroad students have taken, and the equivalent Chapman credit that was granted for each course. To view the course equivalencies for this program, click “Sample Pre-Approved Courses” at the top of each program brochure page. Please note that Sample Pre-Approved Courses are courses that have been previously requested by a Chapman student for credit. It is not a comprehensive list of all courses available at the institution. You may view the entire course catalog for this program by accessing the Temple University, Rome website. Students are encouraged to request additional or revised equivalencies during the pre-departure process, which will be evaluated by the appropriate academic units on campus.
Credit and Grading Transfer

Credits from Temple University, Japan Campus will transfer as follows:

Credit at
Temple University Rome
Credit at Chapman University
4 credits 4 credits
3 credits 3 credits

Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12-18 Chapman credits.
Grade at
Temple University Rome
Grade at Chapman University

All courses must be taken for a letter grade. Classes taken as ‘Pass/Fail’ will not be accepted, with the exception of internships. Internships must be approved by the Center for Global Education. Internships are also approved on a case-by-case basis.

This program is currently not accepting applications.