• Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• At the time of application, students must have completed one semester at a US college or university.
• 2.75 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• All majors welcome to apply; preference given to Art majors.
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


Arts and humanities

Classroom Language




Program Duration

Academic Year: Early September – Late April
Fall: Early September – Mid-December
Spring: Early January – Late April
Summer Session I: Mid-May – Late June
Summer Session II: Late June – Late July
Summer Session I & II: Mid-May – Late July

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Fall 2018-19  3/2/2018
Year 2018-19  3/2/2018
Spring 2018-19  9/7/2018

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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Italy, Florence
Studio Arts College International (SACI)

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Seek artistic inspiration in beautiful Florence, Italy, studying at Studio Arts College International (SACI), one of the leading overseas institutions in the areas of studio art, art history, art conservation, design, and Italian language and culture. SACI offers a wide variety of courses, with emphasis on traditional art practices for a semester or summer term.

The undergraduate student body at SACI is mostly made up of US college-enrolled students and classes are taught in English. 

You will be working closely with both IAP and SACI on this program. You can view the 
SACI website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.