From the moment the bus rounded that last bend in the winding mountain roads, and La Rocca and the magnificent aquaduct came into view, I knew that this was going to be one of the most amazing and life-defining months of my life
— Pier LaFarge

Summer 2017: July 6- July 31

Spoleto Study Abroad Summer Session is a hands-on immersion program in the arts and humanities for high school students, ages 15-19, interested in vocal musicchamber musicvisual artsphotographydrama, filmmaking, and creative writing. This is an experience that will appeal to the high school student serious about art, humanities and gaining a worldly perspective. Our program offers students who wish to grow academically, artistically and personally an opportunity to step into the cultural and artistic heritage of the Italian Renaissance. This is a unique opportunity to work closely with talented faculty and motivated peers from around the world. In addition to developing their artistic talent in the enriching hands-on studio workshops and classes, students will take twice-weekly day trips to cities in Umbria and Tuscany. Living and studying in an environment rich with history, art and natural beauty can be profoundly transformative for a student of the arts.

Photo by Raúl Miyar

Photo by Raúl Miyar

Photo by Heather Teets

Photo by Heather Teets

Photo by Raúl Miyar

Photo by Raúl Miyar

Photo by Heather Teets

Photo by Heather Teets

Photo by Raúl Miyar

Photo by Raúl Miyar