International opportunities for students

Visits and guided excursions

We regularly organize guided visits in town and exciting excursions in the surroundings for all UniTrento international students!

This can be a good chance to become familiar with the Trentino Alto-Adige region and to meet other international students.
Invitations to these trips will be sent through Eventbrite platform.

Trip regulations

  • Reservations are valid only upon registration by paying the registration fee (not refundable) at the Office.
  • No e-mails will be taken into consideration in order to register.
  • You can pay for yourself and for another student, only if she/he has registered and the Staff has confirmed her/his registration.
  • Only students of UniTrento are allowed to join the trips.
  • External guests (parents, friends, etc. ) will be admitted if there is no student in the waiting list.
  • During the trip, photos will be taken. If you disagree with appearing in the photos, please inform us during the registration.

Should you not be able to take part in the excursion, please inform us within 12 p.m. of two days before the trip. In case you don’t show up the day of the trip without notice, you will not be allowed to join the next welcome activities.

UniTrento is not responsible for any changes due to offices or services involved in the trip organization and weather conditions. 

If you have joined our last trip leave the seats to other students! If you register for this trip you will be automatically excluded!

Trip to Artesella

Saturday 17th June 2017– 8.15 a.m.

PROGRAM OF THE TRIP
Meeting point: at the Sardagna cable-car station lungadige Montegrappa, 1, near the S. Lorenzo bridge on the river Adige. Remember to be on time at the meeting point, the bus will live you in Trento if you are late!

8.15 a.m. meeting point
8.30 a.m. departure by coach
10.00 a.m. arrival to ArteSella walk around Malga Costa and then visit to the Tree Cathedral
12.30 - 2.00 p.m. free time for lunch (you can either take a packet lunch with you or get something in a restaurant)
2.00 - 4.00 p.m. ArteNatura route, two-hours-walk to enjoy a wonderful combination of nature and art installations
5.00 p.m. arrival to Trento at the Sardagna cable-car station.

Since it is a trip to the mountains, it is very important to be well equipped with comfortable shoes (trekking shoes or mountains boots are even better) and warm clothes. The guide will have the right to leave in Trento all the people not well equipped!

REGISTRATION AND COSTS
Registration: you will receive the invitation to join the trip with Eventbrite. The invitation will be sent to all the International students. If you would like to come you have first to register online and then come to the Staff for International Activities and pay according to the appointment date we will write you. Your participation will be confirmed only after the payment! If the registrations are closed you can add your name in the waiting list (use Eventbrite) and we will contact you if someone withdraw the registration.
Cost of the trip: 4 euros (for Artesella entrance fee) to be paid at the to the Staff for International Activities. When all the seats will be booked we will contact the participants to inform where and when we will collect the money. Please bring the exact amount, no change is available.
Seats available: there are only 50 seats available for this trip! However, there will be a waiting list of other students that we will contact if someone withdraws the registration.

Tutoring Service

The Tutoring Service at University of Trento it thought to provide personalized assistance to incoming international students with regard to UniTrento and Trento life. 

Our tutor will participate to Informative sessions held in early September and will answer to all your questions about your life in Trento and about practical aspects or doubts that may arise during your first days.

If during your stay you need to contact our tutor send him an email at tutor.welcome [at] unitn.it and you’ll get an answer to your questions!

If you are an Erasmus+ student you can join the Tutor-Buddy Programme coordinated by ESN Trento.

Your Welcome Tutor

Ciao e benvenuto in UniTrento! (Hello and welcome to the UniTrento!) My name is Jonathan Bibee and I am your new Welcome Tutor. I am happy to help provide answers to your many questions regarding your exciting new journey to the wonderful city of Trento. In this way I hope to offer information that will make your preparation for and arrival to the University of Trento as smooth and pleasant as possible.

I am from Granville, Ohio in the United States and I am currently a student in the Master in International and European Studies (MEIS) at the UniTrento. I love the small size of Trento and its leisurely pace of life with ample opportunities for excursions in the nearby mountains. I enjoy running, biking, hiking, rock climbing, reading, cooking, gardening, traveling, learning languages and meeting people from other cultures.

Welcome once again and please don’t hesitate to contact me writing to tutor.welcome [at] unitn.it