Summer Session 1 (May 31-June 29, 2020)

Summer Session 1

31 May June (Sun): Depart US

1 June (Mon): Arrive in Rome

transfer by bus to hotel in Rome; PM: Castel Sant’Angelo, Basilica di San Clemente (3


2 June (Tues): AM: L. Argentina, Capitoline, Imperial Fora, Carcer (12); PM: Keats/Shelley

House (4 pm); Trevi

3 June (Wed): Lower Campus; Circus Maximus, Forum Boarium; PM: Pantheon, Ara Pacis

4 June (Thurs): AM: Forum/Palatine (8:30); PM: Colosseum (1:15, 1:35)

5 June (Fri): AM: Baths of Caracalla (9:00), Pyramid/Cemetery (10:30), Monte Testaccio; PM:

free (St Peters/Capitoline museums/churches near Pantheon/catacombs/Vatican museums


6 June (Sat): AM: free (see list); PM: Domus Aurea (1:30 PM)

7 June (Sun): AM: free (Villa Borghese, papal mass recommended); PM: bus to Viterbo

8 June (Mon): class day

9 June (Tues): class day

10 June (Wed): class day

11 June (Thurs): class day

12 June (Fri): AM: class day (dinner not together)

13 June (Sat): AM: Bus to Bolsena; Area archaeologica di Volsinii;  PM: free

14 June (Sun): AM: free; PM: Viterbo

15 June (Mon): class day

16 June (Tues): class day

17 June (Wed): class day

18 June (Thurs): independent travel day

19 June (Fri): Orvieto, by bus; dinner/night in Spoleto

20 June (Sat): AM: Assisi; PM: Perugia (by bus); dinner/night in Spoleto

21 June (Sun): AM: return to Viterbo on bus

22 June (Mon): class day

23 June (Tues): class day

24 June (Wed): class day

25 June (Thurs): class day

26 June (Fri): class day

27 June (Sat): bus trip to Banditaccia (Etruscan cemetery), lunch in Cerveteri, tour of castle at

Santa Severa, afternoon at the beach

28 June (Sun): AM: transfer to Rome by bus; PM: Final exams in hotel

29 June (Mon): early morning transfer to Fiumicino


Other Rome Possibilities:   

St Peters; Capitoline museums; churches; catacombs; Vatican museums; Ostia; Villa Borghese; Villa Julia; Capuchin crypt; Via Appia


Hotel Sant’Anna or Bramante, Rome

Residenza Nazareth, Viterbo

Hotel Le Naidi, Bolsena

San Ponziano, Spoleto


Faculty will provide flight details for their flight by mid-March. Though airfare is not covered by the program fee, students are welcome to book the same flight as the faculty if they so choose.

Department of Classics

Morrison 333
One Bear Place #97352
Waco, TX 76798

(254) 710-1399