Master of Arts in Art History

Tuition and Housing


Tuition and fees for the full MA program (three semesters of full-time study) will be: 

  • USD 21,000 – for U.S. citizens, permanent residents of the United States, or Canadian citizens
  • EUR 19,000 – for citizens of countries other than the United States or Canada

Outstanding applicants will be considered for fellowships and other forms of financial support. 

John Cabot participates in the Title IV Federal Direct Loan Programs for graduate students from the US. Include our school code: G33293 on your FAFSA. For more information, please contact [email protected]


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.

Spring 2020

Duration: 20 weeks
Move-in: Monday, January 13, 2020
Move-out: Monday, May 31, 2020
Application deadline (including non-refundable deposit): November 1
Full Payment deadline: November 30

Housing Options* - Shared apartments (off-campus)
Basic: €4,500/$6,120
Single: €5,500/$7,500 

Summer 2020

Duration: 8 weeks
Move-in: Wednesday, June 2, 2020
Move-out: Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Application deadline (including non-refundable deposit): April 15
Full Payment deadline: April 30

Housing Options* - Shared apartments (off-campus)
Basic: €1,670/$2,400
Single: €2,240/$2,830

Fall 2020

Duration: 16 weeks
Move-in: Monday, August 24, 2020
Move-out: Monday, December 14, 2020
Application deadline (including non-refundable deposit): June 1
Full Payment deadline: July 15

Housing Options* - Shared apartments (off-campus)
Basic: €3,840/$5,220
Single: €4,690/$6,400 

(*) ONLY students who are US citizens residing in the United States, permanent residents of the United States or Canadian citizens pay in USD; citizens and residents of other countries will pay tuition and fees in EUR according to the schedules posted on the Tuition and Fees section. 


The non-refundable deposit of USD/EUR 1000 is due at the time of the housing application. For students receiving financial aid, contact provider(s) to arrange billing and payment with the Housing office. The deposit will count towards the full housing fee and must be paid in full by the payment deadline, and before moving into the assigned unit. All payments submitted after the due dates will have a USD$/EUR€ 150 late fee applied to them. For further information please contact [email protected]