Lorenzo de' Medici (LdM) is a multidisciplinary program offering courses during both the semester and summer term.
Students can take 1-2 classes and earn between 3 - 6 credits per session at LdM
Host University Website: Please see LDM for Course Schedules to view the most up to date course offerings, availability, and course descriptions at each location.
Course Equivalencies: Many courses available at Lorenzo de Medici have already been evaluated for ISU credit. Please see the Course Equivalency guide for more information.
Grade Conversion and Credit Transfer: Grading and credit conversions for the this university have already been evaluated for ISU credit. Please see the Academics page for a guide to Grade Conversions and Credit Transfers.
LdM offers three great locations to choose from, with options ranging from bustling international city to smaller country experience.Students can choose between 2 sessions: Session 1(June) and Session 2 (July)
Visit museums with art by Michelangelo, Raphael, Leonardo da Vinci, and other artists
LdM has multiple locations in Italy, although all locations are open to international students. LdM has considerably more students from the United States:
For additional housing, campus life, and practical information, view LdM’s program specific pages:
Students may participate in both sessions and may switch locations from session 1 to session 2.
Official program dates are listed on each semester’s Estimated Budget.
For more information on program housing, orientation, and holiday dates, please view the LdM Academic Calendar.
To see how this program compares, view the Illinois State budget.
Visit the scholarship page for funding opportunities.
Spring 2016 Participant - Florence
Geology Education Major
Spring 2016 Participant - Rome
Summer 2015 Participant - Rome
Interested in hearing a student perspective on this program? Check out the following student videos on our YouTube channel!
Fall 2015 Participant
Spring 2014 Participant
Or check out Flor's blog during her time in Florence!