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  • Locations: Siena, Italy
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: HC applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Suggested GPA: 3.0
ICIP Required: No Housing Options: Homestay
Community Based Learning: No Ability to work abroad: No
Board: Partial Board Program Exception Flag: None
Program Sponsorship: Holy Cross Office of Study Abroad Click here for a definition of this term Visa required for U.S. passport holders: Yes
Earned Academic Credit: Yes
Program Description:

Siena, ItalyAerial view of Piazza del Campo, Siena ~ home of the famous Palio horse race

SART, SienaA studio at SART

Name: Siena Art Institute (SART)
Location: Siena, Italy
Institute founded:  2010
Terms available: fall and spring semesters
Dates: early September to early December (fall); mid January to late April (spring). Start and end dates noted are tentative and subject to change.
Pre-university program: Program includes three-week orientation program on Italian Language and Culture
Institution website:
Program website:
Student life/campus activities:
--> Browse here: Read through our Siena COMPASS website, created by HC Study Abroad. It's a student guide to all things SART! 

Visa fees:  $57
Housing deposits: n/a
Registration info: Students in Siena take 1 course on Italian Language and Culture, 1 course on Art and Society, and 2 elective courses - usually studio art courses.  Orientation program coursework does not count towards the required course load.
ICIP required: No
Other requirements: Studio Art majors/double majors only
Catalog: See Program website above.
Courses previously taken by Holy Cross students: go to On left-side menu, click on Courses Taken Abroad for Holy Cross Credit then select Siena. Please be aware this list is meant to give you an idea of the types of courses available to you at SART based on what past students have taken. These classes are NOT guaranteed to be available to you (class offerings change each semester), nor are you limited to the classes on this list.
Grade equivalency sheet: Available on the Holy Cross Registrar's website:

All information listed above is subject to change.

For more information, please contact:
Susan McCrory, Assistant Director 
Phone:  508-793-2755
Office:  Smith 217

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.