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All Classes and Events Canceled, Offices Closed Due to Winter Storm

Sarah Lawrence College in Florence

Fall 2014

Tuesday, September 9

Students arrive in Florence

Tuesday, September 9 –
Sunday, September 14

Orientation in Pescia

Monday, September 15 –
Sunday, September 21

Orientation in Florence

Monday, September 22

First Semester begins

Friday, December 19

End of First Semester

Saturday, December 20 –
Sunday, January 18, 2015

Winter break

Spring 2015

Friday, January 16

Spring students arrive in Florence

Friday, January 16 – Sunday, January 18

Spring students orientation

Monday, January 19

Second Semester begins

Saturday, March 21 – Monday, April 6

Spring break

Friday, May 15

End of Second Semester

Sunday, May 17

Students must vacate housing

Please note that these dates may be subject to change.

Past Excursions

Students in the Florence program have taken field trips to locations including Assisi, Siena, San Gimignano, Fiesole, Ravenna, Arezzo, Milan, Parma, Bologna, Volterra, Vicenza, Pisa, and Viareggio, as well as overnight trips to places such as Venice, Rome, Naples, Torino, and Tuscan/Maremma.

Learning in the field
The Tuscan Countryside
Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence
An excursion in Umbria
The Colosseum, Rome