Student Life

Everything you need to know about student life in Rome.

An overview of the costs for the full-time MBA programme at the University of LUISS Business School

You many need a visa to study in Rome; our staff can assist you with visa and immigration advice and support. We can help you find out which type of visa you need and assist with the application process in the following ways:

  • Providing a certificate of admission status and course duration
  • Offering advice on student visas and how to make an application
  • Providing support in completing Italian visa kit forms
  • Accommodating country-specific requirements

Candidates from the Schengen area do not require a visa to study in Rome. For more information, please visit

T +39 06 85 222 306
F +39 06 85 222 308
E, subject line ‘Visa’

The LUISS Business School comprises five campuses in the heart of Rome, where you’ll find a varied selection of student services and facilities. University administration headquarters, academic offices and other services are all based on campus.

Addresses to note down include:

University Headquarters and LUISS Business School Viale Pola, 12 - 00198 Rome 
Social Science Campus Viale Romania, 32 - 00197 Rome 
Law Campus Via Parenzo, 11 - 00198 Rome 
Library Via di Santa Costanza, 53 - 00198 Rome
University Union Viale Gorizia, 17 - 00198 Rome 

Shuttle Service

navettaA free shuttle bus service links the following university locations: Viale Romania 32, Viale Pola 12, Viale Gorizia 17, Via Parenzo 11, Via di Santa Costanza 53, Via Alberoni 7.


navettaThe LUISS library holds around 120,000 books, more than 2,000 paper journals and 75 databases. Specialising in social sciences, particularly law, economics and political science, the library also provides access to more than 30,000 e-journals.


storeLLUISS Merchandising Viale Romania, 32 00197 Rome


navettaFree for LUISS students, Casa LUISS is a real estate service that helps and supports students in finding a place to stay in Rome.

Health Care

navetta On-campus care Free healthcare services are provided at the University Union.
Prevention service
A free-of-charge preventative medicine service is also available through off-campus local health units.
Emergency medical service
An emergency medical service is available for all LUISS students, both on campus and within your home. In cases of medical emergency, please dial 800 94 94 89.


navettaThere are two cafeterias on campus, one at Viale Romania and another at Viale Pola. Opening times are as follows:

Cafeteria of Viale Romania
Lunch: from Monday to Friday 12:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Saturday 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Dinner: from Monday to Friday 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Cafeteria of Viale Pola Lunch: from Monday to Friday 12 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

The cafeterias will be closed in August.

Cultural Activities

navettaIn partnership with LUISS Guido Carli University, the business school arranges a varied calendar of cultural activities throughout the year. We also have agreements in place with a number of theatres in the city that allow students to benefit from reduced rates and season ticket discounts.


navettaThe MBA Cup is an international soccer tournament organised by our alumni association. Both alumni members and MBA students from top national and international Business Schools are welcome to take part.

Web TV and Radio LUISS

navettaWeb TV is produced by our Multimedia Laboratory, which specialises in shooting, editing and publishing web videos of LUISS events, business culture programmes and music production. All students are free to join up. For more information, call 06.85225620 or email


navettaA web-based radio programme created and run by students, Radio LUISS is based on the Viale Romania campus. The station plays music, entertainment pieces and relevant content, including university events coverage and interviews with leading names in culture, politics and business. Radio LUISS is also broadcast in the university’s open spaces. Find out more by calling 06.85225382 or contacting


navettaStudents can take part in a wide variety of sports at LUISS, including:

  • Basket
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Rugby
  • Athletics

Students are free to use the sports facilities at the PALALUISS University Sports Center, Acqua Acetosa and CUS. The LUISS Sport Association manages initiatives and activities organised by the LUISS Sport Office, further information is available at or by email at

LUISS University Press

navettaLUISS University Press is the university’s publishing house. Through our three editorial lines - LUISS University Press, LUISS Libri, LUISS Academy - we publish essays and research, current affairs and debates texts, and study and work materials. The reliability of the publications is guaranteed by the Editorial Committee LUP, which uses a rigorous selection process to identify, translate and publish only the best foreign texts.


navettaYou will find a wide range of books on subjects including management, law, economics, marketing, history and politics at the ARION bookshop on our Viale Romania campus. Find out more

Copy Center

navettaThe on-campus Copy Centre is accessible for students who require photocopying and binding services. There is also a wide selection of stationery on sale.


The business school works in partnership with culture and leisure service agency Interclub Servizi to offer students a wide range of discounts and benefits. By purchasing an Interclub Card, you can enjoy special rates on theatre and cinema tickets, goods and services, travel, holidays, language schools and health services.

Our MBA students can purchase an Interclub card for the reduced price of €20 and enjoy the benefits for 12 months from the date of subscription.

Advantages include:

  • Theatres: Tickets discounted by 15 - 40% at the Teatro dell’Opera, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Teatro Argentina, Teatro Valle, Teatro Quirino, Teatro Eliseo, Teatro Sistina, and many other theatres in Rome.
  • Cinema: Discounted coupons for Warner Village, Circuito Cecchi Gori (Adriano, Ambassade, Atlantic, Reale and Royal cinemas), UGC Ciné Cité Parco Leonardo and Circuito De Laurentis (Trianon, Galaxy, Antares, Europa, Savoy and Doria cinemas).
  • Sport Events: Tickets at full price for Rugby, Basket, Volley, Tennis matches.
  • Cinema: Discounted coupons for Warner Village, Circuito Cecchi Gori (Adriano, Ambassade, Atlantic, Reale and Royal cinemas), UGC Ciné Cité Parco Leonardo and Circuito De Laurentis (Trianon, Galaxy, Antares, Europa, Savoy and Doria cinemas).
  • Languages Schools: Negotiated rates with the British Institute of Rome, Wall Street Institute, the Shenker Institutes of English, Buckingham School and the Washington School, with discounts from 5% to 20%
  • Bookshops: Special rates discounted by between 5% and 15% apply with Libreria Arion, Croce, Mel Bookstore and Mel Ragazzi Maraldi, Librerie Universitarie Kappa and other bookshops.
  • Healthcare: Special rates available with healthcare networks, laboratory analysis, medical studios, Istituto di Medicina Sportiva (Gruppo Bios, Artemisia, Data Medica, Paideia, Mater Dei, Gruppo Sanem and many other centres). Discounts vary from 10% to 25%.
  • • Opticians: Discounts of between 20% and 40% are available with Vasari Centro Ottico, Salmoiraghi e Viganò, Istituto Ottico Fios and other opticians.

Tourist Booking Centre:

Interclub Servizi also operates as a tourist agency for individual and group travel, and as a ticket office for national and international trips by plane, ferry boats and hydroplanes. For further information, visit the Interclub website:

InterClub Booking Center contact information:
Tel.: +39 06 5813099 | email:

Agreement with Accademia Filarmonica Romana

Agreement with Accademia Filarmonica Romana

LUISS Business School has an agreement with the Accademia Filarmonica Romana for reduced prices on concert, shows and cultural event tickets.

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Agreement with British Campus

Agreement with British Campus

The British Campus is a certified centre for TOEFL®, TOEIC® e TFI®.

The agreement offers a 20% discount on preparatory courses for TOEFL® (Test of English as a Foreign Language for work and study at American Universities, companies, institutions, organizations and International bodies), TOEIC® (Test of English for International Communication for working in multinational companies) and TFI® (Certification of International French), preparation for exams at the Cambridge University - Local Examinations Syndicate (UCLES) for First Certificate, Advanced Certificate e Proficiency and the Trinity College exams of The International Examination Board, London.

For further information visit:

Agreement with Teatro Eliseo, Sala Umberto and Teatro Olimpico

Agreement with Teatro Eliseo and Sala Umberto

Students are eligible to receive a 20% discount on single performances and various types of subscription at the Teatro Eliseo (Via Nazionale 183), Sala Umberto (Via della Mercede 50) and Teatro Olimpico (Piazza Gentile da Fabriano, 17).

You can contact the theatres directly for more information:

Teatro Eliseo
Box office: 06.488 721 06 4882114 | 06.48872222 |

Sala Umberto
Box office 06.6794753 from Monday to Sunday 10.00/19.00. |

Teatro Olimpico
Ticket Office: Monday to Sunday from 10 am to 7.00 pm. |

Auditorium - Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Auditorium - Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Established in Rome in 1566, the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia is the world’s oldest musical institution. The academic body comprises 100 members, including musical talents of international renown: Claudio Abbado (died in 2014), Salvatore Accardo, Daniel Barenboim, Placido Domingo, Lorin Maazel (died in 2014), Ennio Morricone, Riccardo Muti, Maurizio Pollini, Wolfgang Sawallisch, Armando Trovajoli, Uto Ughi. Under the direction of eminent conductor Antonio Pappano, Accademia’s symphonic orchestra and choir are among the best-accredited in the world, while many of the institution’s directors, soloists and performers have also achieved global distinction.

Agreement with the Accademia

TStudents, professors and employees of LUISS are entitled to a 15% discount on single tickets, 30% off group bookings (for at least 15 people) and 24% off for under-30s on all concerts during the symphonic and chamber music season, subject to availability. A 20% discount is also available for the special subscription ‘Invito alla Musica’ – a flexible subscription allowing music lovers and newcomers access to the best of the season’s events. LUISS students also receive a 5% discount on the ‘Note in Viaggio’ project, offered in conjunction with tour operator Alderan, to provide opportunities to discover music, art and culture venues. For more information, visit .

How to claim your discounts

Reductions on individual tickets are applicable at the time of purchase at the ticket office upon showing the LUISS badge/ID registration card. Reservations for groups should be made via e-mail to:


Ticket office: 06.8082058 Opens daily from 11 am to 8 pm The ticket box closes at the beginning of the concert.

Complementary Service: 06/80242354/55 from Monday to Saturday (closed on Wednesdays) 11.00 am – 6.00 pm.



Looking for accommodation? No problem.

The Real Estate University Services Office (Casa LUISS) helps and supports LUISS students in looking for accommodation. We provide help and information in order to find the accommodation that best matches our students’ needs.

  • Choosing of adequate housing
  • Providing support in viewing properties
  • Providing information and assistance on rental agreement

Our service is completely free for LUISS Business School students.

Contacts: or, writing “housing” in the subject of the email.
T +39 06 85 222 306
F +39 06 85 222 308

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