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SAI’s 3 week Virtual Jan Term session, hosted by Sant’Anna Institute in Sorrento, invites students to complete one 3 credit course in between regular semesters. Students may choose any level of Italian language or one of the available elective courses. Sant’Anna Institute’s virtual coursework is accompanied by virtual field trips, interactive sessions, lively group chats, dedicated course tutors, and 24/7 access & support.
Application: now open
Closes: December 4, 2020
Apps accepted on a rolling basis, and after closing as space permits
Complete online application
Personal statement (300-500 words)
Italian privacy consent form
January 3, 2021 – January 23, 2021
Academic Year: High school graduate or above
Cumulative GPA:* 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale)
* contact SAI if you don’t meet requirements
Course Registration & Schedule
Students select one 3-credit course to complete over the 3-week program.
Students complete their course registration during the SAI application process by selecting their primary course choice as well as required alternate course. Course schedules are confirmed 4 weeks prior to the program start date.
|December 4 2020
Applications accepted after closing as space permits.
|Within 1 week of acceptance
||SAI Deposits Due
$500 Confirmation Deposit (applied toward program fee)
$300 Security Deposit (refundable)
|December 4 2020
||SAI Financial Aid Verification Deadline
Students wishing to defer payment until financial aid disbursement must submit the financial aid verification forms to SAI by this date.
|December 9 2020
||Balance of Total Program Fee Due|
|December 13 2020
||Last Day to Cancel Enrollment Prior to Penalty Phase
See SAI Policies for enrollment cancellation details
|January 3 2021
||Virtual Program Orientation
Virtual orientation presentation with time for Q&A
|January 4 2021
||Virtual Courses Begin|
|January 23 2021
||Final Exams & Program Ends|
|SAI Program Fees*||USD|
Refundable at the end of the term.
|Virtual Program Fee: 3 weeks / 3 credits
Includes tuition, US credit, and SAI 360° Services (see What's Included).
*prices are subject to change
All students who complete a virtual program with SAI are eligible for a Virtual Programs Alumni Discount to be applied to any future on-site programs: $350 for semester / quarter programs, and $150 for summer and short programs.
Note: certain SAI-affiliated US universities require specific payment arrangements. These may require that some fees are paid by the student directly to SAI, and other fees are paid to SAI by the affiliated university on behalf of the student. If you attend an SAI-affiliated university please contact your study abroad office or speak with your SAI Admissions Counselor for details.
This is an SAI 360° Services Program; it includes our full services!
Pre-session and alumni services
SAI is dedicated to providing academic and cultural learning experiences abroad that enhance global awareness, professional development and social responsibility. We concentrate our programs in Europe, with a focus on in-depth learning of individual European countries and their unique global role in the geopolitical economy, humanities, and in the arts.