Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Cattolica International

Free-mover/Direct application

If you are coming from a non-partner university, you are considered a “free-mover student” and you will have to follow this procedure:
  1. Register here your contact data.
  2. You will receive an email containing your username (name.surname01) and a request to activate your user account by setting a password.
  3. After you are registered and have activated your account, you will have to enter the Cattolica online application system using your username and password to login.
  4. While completing the application for our summer programme 2023, you must select: 
  • Inbound Mobility Programme
  • Milan or Rome campus: according to where you summer programme is offered. Check the academic offer to be sure to select the correct campus.
  • Academic year: 2022/23
  • Select the course you wish to attend by clicking on ISCRIVITI/APPLY in the box on the left


The deadline for applications is April 15th.

Documents you will need to upload while filling in the online application:

  • a passport-size picture of yourself
  • the scanned version of your passport or other ID documents
  • the transcript of records*
  • certificates assessing your knowledge of the English Language
  • special needs form

*Unofficial transcripts are accepted if students are regularly enrolled at a  partner institution. Università Cattolica reserves the right to request an official document if students intend to take graduate level courses.

Once you have made your course selection, make sure to read carefully the conditions of enrolment.

In order to proceed with your payment, you must accept the conditions by ticking the box “I expressly agree”.

Payment procedures

After you have selected your courses and accepted the conditions of enrolment, you can proceed with the payment of tuition.

Click on FLYWIRE, then follow the instructions as is written on the application portal.

After you submit your application

The Cattolica International Staff will evaluate your application and will contact you via email if further information or different documentation is needed.
If the international staff asks you for further documents, you should re-enter the enrolment portal to upload them. When you log in, click on the document icon in the white box on the left.
Once all of your documents have been reviewed and accepted, the International staff will enrol you and you will receive an email inviting you to re-enter the Enrolment Portal and download your Admission Letters. Your admission letters, also known as your acceptance /invitation letters are found on the screen as you enter your application. You must press ‘PRINT’ and this will enable you to download the letters.