Frequently asked questions


Can I pay in instalments?
Unfortunately, we are unable to accept payment in instalments. However, this year we have decided to split up the payments into individual items.

What are the different pricings on Eventbrite, and how are the prices set?
The fee information above should provide a good breakdown of the fees to be paid. The £500 early bird discount is reflected in ticket type 2 (Course fee).

What will the accommodation be like?
More information can be found on the British School Rome (BSR) website.

What dates should I buy plane/train tickets for?
The course will begin on 1 July 2020 in the late afternoon, so do be sure to arrive by then. There is no accommodation at the BSR for early arrivals and late departures after 15 July 2020.

Do I have to stay at the BSR?
Previous participants have given very positive feedback about their stay at the BSR in relation to their experience of the summer school. Please note that lunch and dinner are included in the price, but special dietary requirements cannot always be accommodated.

What are the alternatives if I do not wish to stay at the BSR?
Previous participants who did not stay at the BSR have chosen to get stay at a B&B/hotel, or stay with a friend/family member.

When will the course outline be released?
The finalised course outline will be sent out approximately a week before the course begins. The 2019 course structure on our website gives a very good idea of what the course is like day-to-day.

How many students are there on the course in total?
This course is capped at 22 students.