During spring break 2018, Taylor Schmidt ‘20 and Edward Faicco ‘20, found themselves walking to the perfect place to look down on the city of Athens at 6:00 a.m., among the day’s first visitors to the Acropolis. These architecture students traveled to Greece to prepare for their third year of study in Rome by exploring the precursor to Roman architecture - Greek architecture.
A distinct group of practicing architects and academics whose areas of expertise include the making of cities and their buildings from antiquity to today.
The Rome Studies Program is the only foreign studies program among American university architecture schools required for all students.
The future home of the School of Architecture embodies our mission to educate architects and urbanists who design and build -- not just for today's needs, but also for the benefit of future generations.