As an Audit Student at The American University of Rome you will have the unique experience to learn in an international setting and broaden your education by attending classes at the college level. We work hard to ensure that your experience is rewarding and innovative. Our classes draw upon strong connections to Rome, Italy and its unique culture. 

You will have full access to our campus, library, computer labs as well as the lectures and events that we host throughout the year, including our distinguished lecture series. 
You may audit one or more courses as an Audit student. 

Visiting Student Application Checklist

  • Submit an application via our online application form
  • Complete your personal statement; 250-500 words on the following:
    What you are interested in studying and why do you want to study at The American University of Rome as an Auditing Student?
  • Official university transcript from last institution attended
  • Copy of your valid passport
  • Application Fee of $50/€50(depending on your citizenship)

Applicants whose native language is not English, (unless they have been attending an English speaking school/university for at least 3 years) must also submit official TOEFL score or IELTS English
language proficiency exam.

Application materials should be sent either via our online application form (it's not necessary to do this when first submitting an application if you don't have everything in place, we'll send you a link to upload outstanding documents), via email to or by regular mail to:

The American University of Rome
Att: The Admissions Office
Via Pietro Roselli 4
00153 Rome, Italy


Inquiries should be directed to The Admissions Office at

The American University of Rome’s Admissions Office reserves the right to request additional items in order to complete the application process.
  See our Application F.A.Q. for supporting information