UW Rome Center

New program: Rome in Residence

An exciting new way to study abroad in the heart of Rome!

Rome in Residence is UW’s campus at the UW Rome Center. Each day might include walking by the Pantheon, stopping for a cappuccino and learning in a 15th century palazzo on the foundations of a Roman temple. Complete general education requirements taught by local faculty for an immersive experience.

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News & events

Urban Palimpsest

Urban Palimpsest

UWRC Alums Kathryn Rogers Merlino and Alan Maskin explore the UW Rome Center and its impact


Edited photo of Rick Steves with binoculars

Escape to Rome

Travel back on in your imagination with Rick Steves to Rome’s most fabulous and storied locations.



Renovation blog

After many years of planning, restoration efforts are underway.

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What we offer

Framing Italy

Study in Rome

Rome is an incredible city to study abroad and enjoy life! You’ll experience 3000 years of art, history, architecture and culture — from ancient ruins to modern, bustling city life.

Explore upcoming UW Study Abroad programs in Rome.

Framing Italy

Teach in Rome

We help develop and run your study abroad program so you can focus on curriculum and educational outcomes.

Even if you’re a first-timer with limited knowledge of Italy, you can rely on the expertise of our on-site staff to ensure success.


Let us host you

Our services include events planning, site visits and excursions, housing and transportation.

We are a fantastic site for conferences and seminars, with conference space for up to 70 and adjacent classrooms for breakouts.

UW Rome Center and COVID-19

Updates from Resident Director Amity Neumeister
UW Study Abroad COVID-19 FAQs
UW COVID-19 campus updates, resources and FAQs

Contact us

Piazza del Biscione 95 | 00186 Rome, Italy
Tel. +39 06686-8807 | Fax +39 066880-2849 | Email: uwrcinfo@uw.edu

Office hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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