Program Fees

The program fees for the fieldwork component will be $ 1800 in total in 2018. This covers:

  • Transport to the site from Rome airport
  • Shared accommodation
  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner on each field project day
  • Ground transport to and from train for weekend travel


Instruction Costs

Canadians Int'l students
Tuition fees (estimate) (6 credits)
Tuition fee (based on 2016/2017 rates) $1,064.16 $4,201.92
Application fee (for students not registered with U of A) $   125.00** $   125.00**
Non instructional fees: $   561.83 $   561.83
With possibilities to opt out parts of the fee

For an update on the tuition etc. check this website!

Italy Field School Costs

Application Deposit  (non-refundable) $   100.00 $   100.00

Program Fee $1,800.00 $1,800.00

Total (estimated) $3,525.99 $6,663.75

This excludes travel costs Edmonton-Rome!

NB The organizers have applied to the UofA Educational Abroad Group Award. If successful eligible students will receive up to $750 in financial support towards their total cost. If not successful, the participating students are encouraged to apply to the individual Educational Abroad Award also valued at $750.

** The $125 application fee applies to those students who have never attended the University of Alberta and are applying as an Open Studies student.

Any former University of Alberta student who has been absent for 12 consecutive months, or is convocating in June 2018, will pay an application fee of $75.00. An application fee is not required for continuing U of A students who are not convocating in June 2018.

Please note: If you are not a current University of Alberta student, you have to apply to Open Studies to be registered in this course.

This class is closed to web registration. Once accepted, the Department of History & Classics will register you in the course. You will be billed automatically by the University of Alberta for your registration fees.