General Info – Dante Alighieri Siena

SCHOOL CLOSURE: Monday April 22nd, Thursday April 25th, Wednesday May 1st, Thursday August 15th, Friday November 1st (no make-up lessons will be held for lessons missed on these dates). For the Palio, on July 2nd and August 16 th the school will close in the afternoon. Missed afternoon lessons on Palio dates will be re-scheduled. Winter holidays – The school will be closed from Saturday December 7th, 2019 until Monday January 6th, 2020 inclusive. The school will re-open on Tuesday January 7th, 2020. 2020 dates for Italian language in Italy are subject to change.

NUMBER OF STUDENTS PER CLASS: The minimum number of students in group courses is 5, maximum is 12 and the average is 10.

COURSE FEES INCLUDE: Didactic material except for text books (book costs from € 20,00 to € 35,00 depending on language level), certificate of attendance, full orientation of the school and the city of Siena upon arrival, social activities (except transportation fees, meals and entrance tickets), and assistance with police registration.

REGISTRATION FEE FOR SIENA: School registration fee: €30,00 (without accomodation placement) // School registration + accomodation placement: €70,00 per student will be added to the tuition fees.

REGISTRATION FEE FOR ISCHIA/VITERBO: Registration fee of €70,00 will be added to the total fees which cover accomodation placement course enrollment, books and didactic material.

SCHOLARSHIPS & FAVORABLE CONDITIONS: Each year at Dante Alighieri Siena, we offer several scholarships to Italian Culture Institutes, Dante Alighieri Committees, Clergy and consecrated orders, foreign Universities and Italian schools abroad.
– If you already hold a Soc. Dante Alighieri membership card you are entitled to fee reductions on certain course. Please contact the booking office for more information.
– If you are member of Clergy or from a consecrated order you are entitled to fee reductions on certain course. Please contact our booking office for more information.
– Please contact the closest Italian Institute or Italian Embassy and apply for one of our scholarships at their disposal.