Language courses at USI

USI offers Italian language courses for non Italian-speaking students, researchers and professors. The courses are offered throughout the academic year and they are free.
There are also many other schools off Campus that offer Italian as a second language classes such as the Istituto di lingua e cultura italiana (ILI) which grants a 20% discount to all USI students.
Foreign students who do not speak Italian may consider offsetting the costs of attending a language school of recognized reputation, in the application for a study grant.