Proposed Itinerary:
Summer Session 1 (May 30-June 20, 2020)*

Summer Session 1

30 May (Sun): Depart US

31 May (Mon): Arrive in Rome; transfer by bus to hotel in Rome; PM: Castel Sant’Angelo, Basilica di San Clemente

1 June (Tues): AM: L. Argentina, Capitoline, Imperial Fora, Carcer; PM: Keats/Shelley House; Trevi

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

3 June (Thurs): AM: Forum/Palatine; PM: Colosseum

4 June (Fri): AM: Baths of Caracalla, Pyramid/Cemetery, Monte Testaccio; PM: free (St Peters/Capitoline museums/churches near Pantheon/catacombs/Vatican museums recommended)

5 June (Sat): AM: free (see list); PM: Domus Aurea

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

7 June (Mon): class day

8 June (Tues): class day

9 June (Wed): class day

10 June (Thurs): class day

11 June (Fri): AM: class day

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

13 June (Sun): AM: free; PM: Siena

14 June (Mon): class day

15 June (Tues): class day

16 June (Wed): AM: Florence trip by train (overnight)

17 June (Thurs): AM: return to Siena by train; PM: class

18 June (Fri): class day

19 June (Sat): AM: transfer to Rome by bus; PM: Midterm exams in hotel

20 June (Sun): early morning transfer to Fiumicino

21 June (Mon)-2 July (Fri): completion of courses online

*Note that the trip will be three weeks abroad, with some online assignments to complete course work


Possible Lodging

Hotel Sant’Anna or Bramante, Rome

Residenza Nazareth, Viterbo

Hotel Le Naidi, Bolsena



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