Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici strives to provide study abroad and academic advisors with all the relevant information necessary to facilitate the advising process and to aid students in making a fully informed decision on which LdM campus, program, and courses are the best fit for the individual.
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The LdM Academic Calendar provides essential information for current and upcoming sessions, such as course start and end dates, exam periods, academic breaks, make-up days, and public holidays in Italy. Click here for the Academic Calendar.
Click here to consult class schedules for current and upcoming academic sessions. The schedules show the course codes, the days/times, classrooms, and instructors of the courses offered. Additionally, clicking on the individual course codes reveals the course descriptions.
Students seeking US transferable credit may apply to LdM through one of several enrollment channels. Whether through an institutional affiliation, a provider relationship, or independent, direct enrollment, students attending LdM may receive either the Lorenzo de’ Medici or the Marist College transcript.
If your institution is not already affiliated with LdM or one of its partner program providers, we encourage you to consider formal affiliation for the various benefits afforded to your students.
Please consult the Become an Affiliate section for more information regarding opportunities to partner with LdM.
If your institution is already affiliated with LdM or you plan to formalize soon, your students will enjoy discounted tuition rates and dedicated enrollment services through either our Florence Administrative Offices or our Academic Relations + Student Services Office in the U.S.
If your institution is affiliated with one of our partner program providers, all enrollment questions and procedures will be managed directly by the provider.
If you are not ready to affiliate with LdM at this time and wish for your student to attend LdM as an independent student, please direct your admissions inquiries to [email protected].
Advisors and agents working with students who are NOT seeking US transferable credit should consult our Admissions: All Other Applicants section here.
LdM Academic Policies
To maintain high academic and professional standards, LdM has established a number of academic policies and procedures for its students to follow.
To find more information on LdM’s Academic Services and Policies click here.
On arrival in Italy, each LdM student is assigned a student advisor who follows him/her through the entire LdM program of choice. Student advisors give advice on how to make the best of a study abroad experience in Italy, help students with academic decisions and support their academic progress throughout their stay at LdM. Click here for more information on student life at LdM.
Student Health and Safety
All LdM facilities are in full compliance with European and Italian health and safety regulations, fire equipment maintenance rules, and emergency procedures. Students also benefit from a network of trusted doctors and medical services, as well as police and other local authorities. All students are connected to an LdM Advisor 24 hours a day, seven days a week in case of emergencies. Full details are provided to students during the Orientation Meeting.
LdM Housing Services
With student accommodations close to campus facilities in each host city, there are several different types of housing that students can choose from through LdM Housing Services. Click here to find out more.
LdM provides a variety of ways for students to get involved in the LdM and local communities, from daily sports and cultural activities to guest lectures and excursions. Find out more on LdM activities in the general Student Life section and in the Campuses section, or visit LdM webTV at: www.ldmnews.it
The LdM campus buildings contain a range of student facilities, among them spacious classrooms, specialized art studios, libraries, student point and computer centers, and free Wi-Fi. Find out more in the Student Life section of each campus: Florence, Rome and Tuscania.