Lorenzo de' Medici (LdM) is a multidisciplinary program offering a wide range of courses during both the semester and summer term. This program also offers an internship option for certain degree programs in the semester.
Students can take 4-5 classes and earn between 12 and 16 credits during a Fall or Spring semester at LdM.
Host University Website: Please view the Course Schedules to see the most up to date course offerings, availability, and course descriptions for each campus.
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.
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:
Official program dates are listed on each semester’s Estimated Budget.
To see how this program compares, view the Illinois State budget.
Participants of this program may be eligible for scholarships from the host university:
Visit the scholarship page for additional funding opportunities.
Spring 2016 Participant - Florence
Geology Education Major
Spring 2016 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!