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Pompei ruins

Anthropology in Italy

This program has been canceled. Check back later in the semester for future study abroad offerings.

June 7 - 21, 2019

Join this program and observe firsthand key archaeological sites in Italy. Visit sites like Pompeii and Heraculeum, the study of ancient and modern religious art and architecture in the Vatican City and elsewhere. This program traces a chronological history of Italy, from the Greek sites of southern Italy to the imperial height of Rome, along with the ethnography of modern peoples and places.

  • ANT 224 – Introduction to Archaeology (3 credit hours)
  • ANT 221 – Cultural Anthropology (3 credit hours)

Cost:  $4,700*

*Trip cost subject to change due to unanticipated changes in currency exchange rate, airline and accommodation variations.

Cost Includes:

  • Round-trip airfare
  • Double-occupancy housing (additional cost for single occupancy)
  • Most meals
  • In-country transportation
  • Cultural excursions/activities (as arranged for this program)
  • Trip cancellation insurance

Cost Excludes:

  • College of Lake County tuition and fees
  • Passport fees
  • Incidental/personal expenses
  • Optional excursions
  • Additional meals
  • Travel medicine

Information Sessions


Application Deadline: Feb. 15, 2019

Apply Online via the Education Abroad Portal

Withdrawal Information: Your deposit and other fees are refundable if you withdraw from the program no later than Feb. 22, 2019. Withdrawals must be made in writing and submitted to

Scholarship Information

Study abroad scholarships are available through the Center for International Education for eligible participants. To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must have already applied and been accepted to the study abroad program.

Scholarship Deadline: Feb. 15, 2019

View CLC Study Abroad Scholarship information

Faculty Leader

Scott Palumbo
Instructor, Anthropology

Antonia Pitrello
PT Faculty - Credit Courses
847/543-2000 32881

Payment Schedule

Payment Amount Due Date
First Payment $500 (Deposit) Due at the time of application
(No later than Feb.15, 2019)
Second Payment $1,500 Feb. 28, 2019
Third Payment $1,500 Mar. 15, 2019
Final Payment $1,200 Apr. 15, 2019