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The Grand Tour: Italy

Price Discount

Hurry, the $200 discount included in the price will expire at the end of September!

May 18, 2016*

May 18th is the tentative departure date; we will add an extra day for the fashion tour. The image below is from the Summer 2015 fashion tour. We had a private fashion visit in Paris with designer Elise Hamaeu.

Italy Grand Tour Fashion Tour

Trip Information


The total cost for this 11 day trip is $3,901.74 for students and $4,204.30 for adults, which include the fashion visit, insurance, tips, LU fee, and extra day visit. For more trip details, visit EF College Tours.

Steps for Enrollment

Enrollment Process

  • Step 1:  Apply through LU Send
  • Step 2:  Put down a $__ deposit for the trip in LU Send’s Payment Portal once you’ve been approved. This will formalize your place on the program. E-mail to set up a payment plan.
  • Step 3:  Enroll through EF so that they can begin reservations for your trip:


Italy Grand TourOur departure will be from Washington D.C. On this trip, we will visit many points of interest such as Dodge’s Palace, a glass-blowing demonstration, Duomo: leather–making demonstration, Basilica of St. Francis, the Ruins of Pompeii, the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s Basilica, the Coliseum, Roman Forum, and other fascinating sites.

For Interior Design/Architecture students, we will study the very famous buildings mentioned in the above list of sites. For Fashion Merchandising students, we will study Italian fashion and leather and possibly visit a shoe museum in Florence.

If you are interested and want to get more details about this opportunity, go online to EF College Tours and type in the numbers 1665212WK for details. You do not have to pay the full amount at this time - a down payment  with LUSend will hold your reservation. Please call the 877 number found on the EF site for exact information. Remember any quote you find on EF Site does not include the LU Fee and insurance.


Italy Grand Tour

Remember when you register to sign in your name as it is on your passport.


NOTE: It is important that you contact Mrs. Ruth Gomes  before you register. Register your name (including middle name) as it appears on your passport.

*Tentative Dates