The University of Trento in Italy is a young, medium-sized university which is constantly working to develop its international dimension, establishing and developing networks and partnerships that guarantee the opportunity of cooperation with regard to education, research, and relations with industry.

Available Terms

  • Spring Semester
  • Fall Semester
  • Summer Intersession

Course Offerings

Exchange students with Italian language proficiency can attend classes taught in Italian. The admission to classes taught in English is not always guaranteed: specific academic and language requirements may be foreseen both by the international program and by the course itself.


Trento and Rovereto are small and lively university towns where you can find different types of accommodation either in Opera Universitaria facilities or in a private apartment.

Study Abroad Fee

NOTE: This is a Reciprocal Exchange Program. This means that for semester programs, housing and meal plans will be paid to the host institution but tuition, fees and other expenses will be paid to UMass Lowell (UML). For summer or winter programs all fees will be paid to the host institution and not to UML.

The Campus

The University of Trento is located in the main city of Trentino, an Alpine region in the northeastern part of Italy, dominated by the majestic Dolomites, numerous lakes, forests and vineyards, it offers to its inhabitants the experience of an atmospheric journey suspended between the Alps and the Mediterranean.

Exploring Italy

Trento and its region offer a wide range of cultural events at any time of the year such as: exhibitions, cultural meetings inside the several prestigious museums, festivals, musical and theater seasons, and many chances to taste local wines and typical food.

Summer School

The two-week program combines lectures, workshops, and outdoor activities. For more information please check out the Universita Di Trento Psychological Humanities and Narrative Medicine (PsyHuman) page.


How to Apply

If this program interests you and you wish to apply, visit the Study Abroad Portal for more information and to apply for eligibility and approval to participate.