Rome City Institute, in partnership with US Performance Academy (USPA),  offers a tailor-made solution for those student-athletes wanting to continue their education and athletic career overseas. 

Thanks to a flexible approach and the online platform provided by USPA, Rome City Institute is the perfect fit for student-athletes whose desire is to train and compete at a high level in Italy, without compromising their education. 

Rome City Institute and USPA have combined forces to offer a unique experience, making education and competitive sports more accessible to every student-athlete.

Rome City Professional Academy

Our academy aims to provide the best training and athletic experience through a professional coaching staff and constant exposure to the Italian leagues and competitions. We currently offer 8 different sports with a 9-months season from September to May. 

Rome City athletes have the opportunity to train with some of the best coaches in Italy and showcase their talent to Italian clubs.

USPA Online schooling

USPA is designed for young athletes looking for a school that supports their unique schedule, creates a pathway towards their personal, professional, and athletic goals, and leverages the latest technology for an on-the-go environment. While most of our students are athletes, we are a performance academy and want to support all areas of performance: this includes art, music, acting, or other areas of interest.

Accredited Courses
& NCAA Approved

Accredited, private, online, middle & high school created for high-performance athletes

Professional Academy and
Club Exposure

Full athletic schedule through a 9 months season to experience the Italian competition

Live a Lifetime Experience
in Rome

Campus, training facility and accommodation located in the heart of Rome


  •  Currently offering 9 sports 
  • Tailor made class schedule

  • Free Application process with a 1:1 support
  • Transferrable credits
  • Available to newcomers, transfers and visitors