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Why Florence


Marist’s Branch Campus is located in the center of the beautiful Tuscan city Florence. It is an amazing place to live and learn. Florence has been a source of inspiration for many visitors, and continues to be a leading destination for artists around the world.

Reasons why students choose to study in Florence:

  1. It is the second largest study abroad destination for English speaking students 
  2. Florence is a living learning environment
  3. It is a global city with a small-town community feel
  4. Florence offers convenient access to the rest of western Europe
  5. It is the birth place of the Renaissance

Want to learn more about the students who study at Marist-LdM, their reasons, and experiences? Visit our Insider Videos page for their stories.