COVID-19 in Siena
Last updated: May 11, 2021 at 2:48 PM
Brandeis in Siena will be running as planned in July 2021. Please see below for some frequently asked questions about Brandeis in Siena 2021 and click here to reach out to a Study Abroad Advisor with additional questions or to discuss your interest.
Brandeis’ Spring 2021 semester is being conducted in a hybrid fashion, with some students living on campus and taking a portion of their courses in person and some students studying completely remotely. Students, faculty and staff coming to campus should comply with all measures required within the Campus Passport, including testing and taking the Daily Health Assessment. For complete information, visit the COVID-19 Response website.
Will Brandeis in Siena run this summer?
What gives you the confidence to say Brandeis in Siena will probably run?
Is this decision final? Will the program definitely run?
Will my classes be in-person?
Who will teach the classes?
If Professor Unglaub will not be there for the entire program, how will Brandeis faculty be involved in the running of the program?
Will I need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 before the program begins?
Why do we need to travel all together?
Will the program cost be changing at all from what was originally published?
Will it be possible to travel outside Italy during the program?
Will there be any changes to housing on the program?
What if I test positive for COVID-19 during the program?
What if I need to withdraw from the program before it begins?
I didn’t apply to Brandeis in Siena before, but now that I’m vaccinated I’m more interested. Can I still apply?