Student Orientation

Activities to help students choose their university careers

Why choose Sapienza?

Learn more about services, peculiarities, and benefits of one of the largest Universities in Europe: you will find many opportunities and facilitation.

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Sapienza Open Days: July 14 -15-16, 2020 

"Porte Aperte alla Sapienza" (Sapienza Open Days) is the most important event for young freshmen. During the three orientation days, about 10,000 new students will be welcomed by professors, staff and other students in the stands located on the main campus. They will have the chance to attend conferences to learn about our courses and programmes in details, peruse our pamphlets and enrol for the admission tests for restricted access programmes. The presentation conferences will also be streamed live and published.
The 24th edition will be held, remotely, on July 14,15 and 16, 2020.
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"Get to Know yourself" questionnaire

How do I choose the course that suits me best? What job could I do in the future? The “Get to Know Yourself” questionnaire gives students the opportunity to understand themselves better, to make them more aware of their strengths and possible areas for improvement. The questionnaire also aims to provide guidance relating to professional paths that could be more congruous with the studies to be undertaken and the personal skills perceived by the student.

Go to the questionnaire (in italian)

"Network orientation" - Preparation for biomedical and psychological tests

Entrance test preparation courses for Medicine and Dentistry, Medicine in English, Health Professions, Pharmacy, Biological Sciences, PsychologyThe initiative, organized by the Medicine Courses of Sapienza, is addresses to students in the last year of secondary school grade II.
Online courses, exercises, information and useful materials are made available to students on a dedicated website.

The student is asked to contribute with a participation fee of 70 euros (40 euros for Psychology).

Go to the webpage 

SORT, University help Desk

Over the year, the SORT help desk of each faculty remains open. Here students can ask for information on courses, lessons and learning activities: student-collaboration scholarship winners work at the help desks.

Go to SORT (in italian)

How to Enrol - 2020/21 

To enrol in our 2020/21 Bachelors and Masters Degrees Courses click on the Catalogue, look for your course and read the “Enrolment” section.

Go to the Catalogue

Faculties Introduction: fliers and videos

Videos (vol. 1)
Videos (vol. 2)

Project "Sapienza in Comune"

Sapienza in Comune" involves students of the first years to immediately intercept the sense of discouragement (often the result of disadvantaged economic and social conditions) and enhance the enrollment in all disciplines to broaden the range of possibilities in which to seek one's talent.

Visit the web page (in Italian)

Sapienza for schools: Scientific Degree Plans (PLS) and Orientation and Tutoring Plans (PTO)

To stimulate interest in scientific subjects, encourage enrollments in degree courses in the scientific field and reduce the drop-out rate between the first and second year during university studies, Sapienza participates in the Scientific Degrees Plan, through orientation, training, monitoring, workshops and self-assessment tests. Eight Scientific Degree Plans (PLS) and four Orientation and Tutoring Plans (POT) are active.

Visit the page (in Italian)

Project "A bridge Between School and University"

The project includes cycles of seminars and meetings with high schools, divided into three initiatives:

1. La Sapienza introduces itself

Sapienza professors illustrate the training offer and teach demo lessons.

Click on 2019-2020 schedule

2. Students' Sapienza

The "mentor" students present the services and facilities of Sapienza to schools and tell about their university experience.

Schools interested in taking part in the initiative can mail at

3. Profession Orientation

Sapienza professors organise seminars and moments of confrontation addressed to the teachers of the institutes of reference for orientation.

Go the 2019-2020 schedule

Former School-Work Programmes: the Sapienza projects

Sapienza has been the first Capitoline university to be a host institution for this project, making its facilities available to high school students for field experience to be carried out during the last three years of school.

Go to the webpage (in Italian)

Exhibitions and Orientation

Sapienza University will join the main national, regional and local ventures for students orientation. The Student Orientation Sector team will be at the stands.

Visit page (in Italian)


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