Family Weekend in Florence

Ponte Vecchio in Florence

Visit your student in Florence, Italy!

Gonzaga University and Gonzaga in Florence invite families to join their students for Family Weekend.

Family Weekend runs from Thursday through Sunday. This event occurs the weekend before Thanksgiving Break. Please note this schedule is subject to change.

Registration for Fall 2019 Family Weekend closed October 1st, 2019. 



Family Weekend Information 

Basic Weekend Schedule


  • Check in at GIF
  • Open House and Reception at GIF
  • Group Dinner


  • Morning activity options
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon activity options


  • Day trips outside of Florence


  • Mass at a local church
  • Suggested activities on own

We hope you will join us for this exciting experience while your student studies abroad at Gonzaga in Florence!

Contact the Study Abroad Office

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502 E. Boone Avenue
Spokane, WA 99258