Your first steps in Foggia
  1. Official registration
  2. Permit of stay - only for non-EU Students
  3. Meet the Erasmus Faculty Coordinator
  4. Take part to the Welcome Day
1. Official registration

Come to the Erasmus Office, via A. Gramsci 89 for offficial registration.

Opening hours:
Tuesday- Thursday from 10.00 to 12.30

Remember to bring:

  • One passport photo
  • Copy of your passport or ID Card
  • Copy of your Learning Agreement

Please note that all foreign students at the University of Foggia are covered by the Third Party Liability Insurance of the University of Foggia which covers damages caused by the students while studying in the University buildings.

2. Permit of stay - only for non-EU students

All non-EU students need to apply for a Permit of Stay (permesso di soggiorno) within 8 days after their arrival in Italy.

Bring the following documents:

  • Photocopy of all the pages of your passport (also blank pages)
  • Photocopy of an insurance policy
  • Photocopy of the enrolment document at the University of Foggia

The ‘Visa application kit’ will be filled in at the Erasmus Office, and after that, the student should take the kit to the post office to send it to the Immigration Authorities. The postal fees and the sending will cost about 140 euros. You will receive a receipt with the indication on the date where you will have to report to local immigration office (QUESTURA) in Foggia for the subsequent steps. The Italian post offices offer a new service on the website called “Portale Immigrazione”, that allows you to check the status of your Permit of Stay application. To know whether your permit is ready to be issued, you can visit the following website (username and password are shown on post office receipt):

3. Meet the Erasmus faculty coordinator

Students have to meet with the Erasmus Faculty Coordinator to check the learning agreement with the up-to-date academic offer and course timetable.

4. Take part in the welcome day