CIVIS – European Civic University Alliance
Sapienza University is one of 11 Italian universities that have been selected by the European Commission for the new European University Networks. The CIVIS Alliance of European Civic Universities in which Sapienza University participates, has been awarded European funding. Along with Sapienza University, the network includes Aix-Marseille Université, Ethniko kai Kapodistriako Panepistimio Athinon, Universitatea din București, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Université libre de Bruxelles and Stockholms universitet. It is one of 17 projects approved by the Brussels authorities out of 48.
On December 6, Mayor's Day, Network President Rector Gaudio inaugurated the Civis Office in Brussels
Mayors Day - Inauguration of the Brussels Office
On November 19, 2019, Sapienza University hosted the kick-off meeting with all the Civis Rectors
On November 7, 2019, Civis participated in the initiative promoted by the European Commission: "European Universities Initiative. Building the Universities of the Future"
October 1, 2019, marks the beginning of the first year of activities for the CIVIS Alliance.
Official Launch of Civis Activities
Sapienza Rector Eugenio Gaudio has been elected President of CIVIS - Alliance of European Civic Universities, the new European university that brings together 400,000 students and 55,000 academic and technical-administrative staff and was recently selected for European funding. Rector Gaudio will direct CIVIS starting from October 2019.
One European University, eight campuses, endless opportunities.
Welcome to CIVIS.