About The Program
UNIV is a weeklong experience in Rome during Holy Week. An international gathering of young students gathering to participate in Holy Week in the context of Rome’s cultural, spiritual and artistic heritage. At the UNIV Forum exchange ideas with students on this year's topic, "Getting Down To Business, the Transformative Power of Work."
UNIV Forum 2020
Getting Down to Business - The Transformative Power of Work
Explore Different Ways to Participate
Participate in Holy Week in the footsteps of the first Christians. Pray with Pope Francis, and experience the ancient traditions of the faithful. With student from around the world, live Holy Week in Rome!
Meet students from around the world
UNIV attracts university students from five continents. Hear their testimony at Univ Forum, and get to know them at meals. For 52 years, students from around the world have participated at UNIV during Holy Week. Join the tradition and experience a life-changing time in Rome.
Visit historical and spiritual sites throughout Rome. From the Vatican to the countryside, journey through time and culture to experience the ancient and modern city of Rome.
The Coliseum, Pantheon, the borough of Trastevere, Fontana di Trevi, Galleria Nazionale, and much more.
Seniors in High School and University Students
April 13 - 21, 2019