MA in Art History and MA in International Affairs Housing in Dollars

John Cabot University assists students admitted to the program in finding suitable housing in Rome. The cost of housing is not included in the tuition for the degree. Please note, the spaces are limited. Students can enter preferred housing options on the housing application; however, the actual placement may vary based on the availability and the date of submission. For more information see the graduate housing page or contact [email protected]


Rental Term: 40 weeks 
Housing Deposit (non-refundable due by Fall application deadline): $2000
Application and Deposit Deadline: May 15
Installment Payment Deadline: July 15 (Fall 2024), November 30, 2024 (Spring 2025)
Move-in and move-out dates: refer to the Arrival Information page

Students are required to submit a Housing application and deposit ($ 2000) by the housing application deadline. The remaining balance is billed each semester in installments over two semesters including breaks between semesters.

Housing Options for Fall 2024 to Spring 2025 Total Deposit Installment for Fall Installment for Spring
Studio Apartments $17,000 $2,000 $7,500 $7,500
Single Bedroom in shared apartment $15,750 $2,000 $6,875 $6,875


Duration: 6 weeks (Summer I), 5 weeks (Summer II), 11 weeks (Both Summer I & II) 
Housing Deposit (non-refundable): $1000 (Summer I); $1000 (Summer II) 
Application and Deposit Deadline: April 15 (Summer I), May 15 (Summer II); April 15 (Both Summer I & II)
Full Payment Deadline: April 30 (Summer I), May 30 (Summer II); April 30 (Both Summer I & II)
Move-in and Move-out dates: refer to the Arrival Information page

Students planning to stay in JCU Housing for both Summer I and Summer II sessions must be enrolled in classes for both sessions and submit separate Housing application and deposit ($ 1000) for each session by April 30th. Graduate summer housing is optional.

Housing Options for Summer I & II 2025 Total Deposit
Studio Apartments $2,125 $1,000
Single Bedroom in shared apartment $1,969 $1,000

Housing Refund: See Housing Refund and Cancellation Schedule for details.


Graduate students can also consider alternative accommodations through the third-party provider, Dotcampus. In partnership with JCU Housing, a limited number of Dotcampus’ rooms are reserved for JCU graduate students each semester. The location is well connected with the city’s public transportation. 

Please note, Dotcampus is a private operator independent of John Cabot University and students are required to contact them directly through their website. Dotcampus is solely responsible for the delivery of their services and terms of rental. John Cabot University is not responsible for any loss, damage, or inconvenience. JCU will not intervene in case of dissatisfaction, disputes on rental, payment, or service terms. All inquiries regarding this accommodation must be addressed directly to Dotcampus by emailing [email protected]. Visit their website or see their brochure.