The Program

John Cabot University is located in the Trastevere district of the ancient city of Rome. John Cabot University was founded in 1972 to offer a four year Liberal Arts and Sciences degree in English. John Cabot University hosts students from more than 50 countries every year. Students can chose to study for an academic semester, for the entire year, or just for the summer.

Financial Aid

John Carroll students may only apply state and federal financial aid to John Cabot University. However, students have an opportunity to apply for scholarships to be applied toward the tuition costs at John Cabot University.

Program Costs (2014-2015) Directly billed by JCU

Tuition

17,300

Room (at cost)

4,800 – 5,700

Administrative Fee

1,000

Total Billed

23,100 – 24,000

Estimated costs (not billed by JCU)

Books & Supplies

600

Personal Expenses

1,800

Board

1,500

Optional Meal Plan (60 meals)

595

Transportation

1,100

Insurance

160

Total Indirect Costs

5,755

TOTAL BUDGET:  $28,855 Р29,755

* John Cabot University is self catering, e.g. students are responsible for their meals.

For further information about John Cabot University, please contact the Center for Global Education.

The deadline for applications to study abroad for Fall Semester is March 1, and for Spring Semester is October 1.

For further information on Italy, please see the following websites:

  • CIA Fact book: Italy
  • State Department’s Consular Information Sheet: Italy/Holy See
  • Centers for Disease Control: Italy