Student Arrival Information - Lecce Summer Programs

Italy Summer Programs Arriving Flight Details

There is no group flight for students participating on the Università del Salento – Lecce Summer programs; however, Arcadia recommends that you consider booking this flight through our travel provider Student Universe (click the Student Universe logo below).

In order to be eligible for transportation arranged by Arcadia in-country staff from the airport you must do the following:

  1. Sessions 1 and 2 - Book a flight that arrives in Rome prior to 1:00pm on the scheduled arrival date for your program. Students arriving by 1:00pm will be met at the Rome - Fiumicino Airport (FCO) and transported to the hotel for the orientation in Rome.  Please contact Arcadia if you have any questions.

    Session 3 - Book a flight that arrives in Brindisi prior to 1:00pm on the scheduled arrival date for your program.
  2. Students arriving after 1:00pm will be responsible for their own transportation to the hotel/housing and should contact their Program Manager for additional arrival information.

  3. Provide Arcadia with a confirmed flight itinerary. Online Flight Form

  4. Indicate whether you would like to be included in transportation from the airport.

Please Note:

  • Sessions 1 and 2
    Students will participate in an orientation in Rome with Arcadia Staff.  Students will then travel by train to Lecce. Arcadia staff in Rome will book/provide your train ticket to Lecce. Upon completion of the program, it is the student’s responsibility to make travel arrangements for their return to Rome, the US or any additional travel, from Lecce. 

  • Session 3
    Student orientation is in Lecce.

  • There isn’t a group flight organized for the Summer Lecce Programs.

  • In the event that your flight is delayed or you choose to arrive after the designated arrival time, you may be responsible for traveling independently from the airport to your housing or the orientation site.

  • If you plan to arrive prior to the scheduled arrival date listed on your program calendar, all transportation and accommodation arrangements are the responsibility of the student.

  • In the event that other transportation arrangements can be made – please be in contact with your Program Manager after you have provided Arcadia with a confirmed flight itinerary.

  • Housing is not available until the scheduled arrival date of your program.

  • Finally, please review all of the rules and regulations that apply to your ticket prior to purchase.

  • Once you have made your booking, you are required to complete the Online Flight Form.

Arcadia University partners with Student Universe to provide discounted student fares on designated Group Flights or on individual fares on available flights. Student Universe