La Sapienza - Università di Roma

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Arriving at Sapienza

Making contacts before you arrive

You may like to contact your host department and the professor with who you will collaborate during your stay at Sapienza, in order to collect detailed information. Please visit our website to find the Directory of departments and specific phone numbers or email contacts

You can contact the International Office before you set off for Rome. It will give you all sorts of tips about bureaucratic and practical procedures. 

Registration & International Researcher Card

Upon arrival you are invited to register at the International Office in person. Registration is a quick process, and just requires you to prove your identity (ID card or Passport) and to activate and pick up your International Researcher Card (IR Card). You can also apply for the IR Card, completing the following on-line form:

Request form

IR Card is an identification card that you can use to have free access to all the University’s structures. Furthermore, it entitles you to reduced prices at shops and services which have a pre-negotiated agreement with Sapienza. 

Campus Map

 To know:

  • The exact location of  buildings on the campus
  • The location of the  Health & Safety Office
  • The buildings with reception desks and emergency telephone numbers 
  • The location of assembly points in the buildings
  • Other information relevant to the health and safety of the workplace

 Refer to the website


  • International Office


    Giuditta Carabella

    Emanuele Gennuso



    (+39) 06 4991 0416

    (+39) 06 4991 0359


    Opening Hours: 

    Monday to Thursday from 10.00 am to 13.00 and from 15.00 to 17.00; Friday from 10.00 am to 13.00.


  • Palazzo del Rettorato - CU001

    Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5

    00185 Roma