This call is for Italian and foreign students who obtained or are about to obtain their high school diploma or university degree (BA) within 2019, with an excellent curriculum and whose families are unable to help them financially in their university education.

Accommodation in the College is free. The costs for the College per each student are €12.000/year.

Call for Scholarships 2019-2020

For the 2019/2020 academic year the Foundation – who reserves the unquestionable right to change the number of the positions and scholarships available – issues the following call for:

  • 17 scholarships (“resident” students) for newly-graduated (school diploma) Italian and foreign students about to enroll to State or non-State universities based in Rome, legally recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research:
  1. 10 students to be admitted to the male dorm (4 of which are reserved to the INPS – Social Security call for university colleges)
  2. 7 students to be admitted to the female dorm (3 of which are reserved to the INPS – Social Security call for university colleges);

ONLY RESERVATION: this year the Foundation reserves one of the overall available scholarships (either in the male or female dorm) for students that will enroll or that are already enrolled to nursing school in one of the Universities in Rome, thanks to the scholarship offered by the Order of Nursing Professions of Rome (OPI Roma).

  • 3 annual scholarships (consisting in cultural activities and grants and/or expense refunds up to € 800) for newly-graduated (school diploma) Italian and foreign students about to enroll to one of the universities in Italy.

From the links below you can download the Call for Scholarships (Italian and English versions) for the admission to the University College “Villa Nazareth” and the pre-enrolment form.

You must also read the GDPR section (informativa privacy) in the pre-enrolment form and authorize the Foundation to handle the general and particular data for all the procedures related to the admission process.

Admission tests will be on one day:

Friday, July 26th 2019 from 8.30 a.m.

Test is the same for INPS applicants.

Deadline for pre-enrolment applications is July, 18th 2019.

For further information on the call and the selection procedure, you can see the FAQ section at the following link: Admission FAQ. You can contact the Secretariat by sending an email at the address: or by calling 06.89598203.

Posti riservati al bando INPS – Collegi universitari Ospitalità residenziale

We remind you that the Fondazione Comunità Domenico Tardini Onlus has an agreement with INPS – Social Security (former INPDAP, former IPOST and former ENAM) concerning the annual INPS – Social Security call for university colleges, aimed at students coming from families with one of the parents working in public administration. (INPS website)

Applicants for the INPS call must check the related box in the pre-enrolment form. We remind you that, according to the INPS call, candidates must first pass the College tests (which will be on the same day, July 26th 2019). INPS will check the admission to the College and then publish a final ranking and assign a place in the College.