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  • Locations: Florence, Italy; Milan, Italy; Rome, Italy
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Pre-Requisites: Yes Housing: Hotel
Academic Courses: SAM Program Length: Short-Term Faculty-Led
Program Type: Faculty Led Minimum GPA: 2.50
Office Location: Study Abroad Office JAAC 1009 Program Fee: $4250
Program Description:

Belmont in Italy 


colosseum in rome

This ten-day program in Italy  offers students the unique opportunity to experience international sports firsthand. The course is designed to introduce the  Model of Sport and to provide students an understanding of the changing context for sport in a global society. While traveling through Milan, Florence, Montepulciano, and Rome, you will hear from sport executives, engage in workshops, participate in organized class discussions, and visit sport facilities and events while enrolled in SAM 2020- Sport in Society. In addition to the many sport-specific activities the course offers, students will also get opportunities to explore Italy while taking in architectural and cultural experiences.

We will be visiting the following locations (in order):
  • Milan
  • Florence
  • Montepulciano
  • Rome church in milan
We will be involved and learn about with the following sport-specific activities:
  • Soccer
  • Auto Racing 
  • Beach Handball
  • Italian Wintersports 
  • Italian Paralympic sports
  • Biking

  • Milan
  • Florence
  • Montepulciano
  • Rome

All courses will satisfy either Belmont requirements in the Gen Ed core or the specified major.
  • SAM 6950- Sport in Society
    • (counts as SAM 6010)
  • SAM 6950- Sport Event Management​​​
    • (counts as SAM 6260)

florence skyline
1. Program Fee: $4,250

Costs not covered by the program fee include:

2. Belmont Tuition

Program Deposit: $500 due at time of acceptance


Faculty-Led Application Process
Dates and Deadlines
All requirements must be completed by the Study Abroad Office deadlines: online materials are due by 11:59 PM on the deadline date
  • Spring Break Programs: November 15
  • Maymester Programs: February 1
  • Summer Programs: February 15 
How to Apply
1. Please click the Apply Now button (found at the top-right of this page and/or at the bottom of this page) to apply. 
2. You will automatically be directed to your myBelmont account to log-in. 
3. After logging in to your myBelmont account, if you are not re-directed back to Belmont Global, open a new window for Belmont Global to complete your application. 


Adam Pfleegor 

Ted Peetz

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2020 11/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.