Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Cattolica International

Orientation events

Univesità Cattolica organizes 2 Orientation Events per semester to make sure you have the chance to get all the useful information you need for your stay in Milan and to meet other international students.

A detailed program will be emailed to the students one week before the Orientation Event on campus. Orientation event will either take place in Largo A. Gemelli, 1 (main campus) or in via Carducci, 28/30 (Cattolica International office building).

The Orientation Events are organized on 3 days and the programme consists of:

  • Day 1 (Tuesday morning/afternoon): 
    Students who have selected to enroll in the pre-session intensive or semester Italian language courses will have to attend the oral interview.
  • Day 2 (Wednesday morning/afternoon): 
    Registration on Campus (collection of the personalized kit – student ID), International Welcome Address, Health and Safety and Info-session on Campus Services, lunch/aperitivo offered by Cattolica; informative desk on the university services for international students, campus tour with the representatives of student associations.
  • Day 3 (Thursday all day for non-EU students; morning only for EU students): 
    Information sessions on Academic and International Curriculum courses, Permit of Stay.

During the orientation students will be informed on how to organize their course schedule, select courses, find classrooms, have access to campus facilities (cafeteria, library, health center and sport service etc.).

The participation to the Orientation Event is highly recommended.