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  • Locations: Rome, Italy
  • Program Terms: Winter (Fall Reg.)
  • Eligibility: Please see below for requirements.
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Credit Offered:
Program Advisor:
Preston Drane
Program Description:

Program Overview

The USF Herd of Thunder Marching Band has received a prestigious invitation to march in the 2017 Rome New Years Day Parade. In addition we will be performing in Frascati, Italy, in St John's Lateran Catholic Cathedral, and in St. Peter's Square in front of the Vatican. In addition to our performances, we have several days of sightseeing planned including Vatican City, he Catacombs, Colosseum, Roman Forum, and Pompeii.

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 This will take place in Rome, Italy.

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Program Costs

 The United HealthCare Global Insurance cost is $1.53 a day and is billed at a daily rate. There is also a Security and Safety Monitoring charge which is:

$30 for travel/trips of 14 days or less
$40 for travel/trips of more than 14 days up to 28 days
$50 for travel/trips of more than 29 days 

These charges will be posted to your USF Account to allow for convenient payment through your OASIS account. If you need to have it posted to a grant or department, please contact the Education Abroad Office for assistance.  If your department or college will be handling these charges, please disregard paying.

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Who Can Participate?

 This program is only for participants of the USF Marching Band

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How and When to Pay

Please click here for further details regarding payment.

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Medical Insurance and Travel Documentation

USF provides program participants with sickness/accident and emergency medical evacuation insurance valid for the dates of the program. Those who will travel independently, either in advance of the program or after the program ends, must ensure that they have insurance coverage valid outside the U.S.

Please click here for more detailed information.

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Health & Safety

Participant's safety and well-being are paramount to USF. Please click here for detailed country-specific safety and health information given in our Country Study Report. Make sure to read up on country-specific information on the U.S. Department of State and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention websites.

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Contacts for More Information

 Preston Drane - or 813-974-0402

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This program is currently not accepting applications.