How to register

How to Apply

Application to study at the Faculty of Canon Law Saint Pius X is open to three categories of students.

Ordinary - those who attend all the courses prescribed for the attainment of academic degrees

Extraordinary – those who, with the permission of the Dean, attend the courses regularly, but cannot obtain academic degrees. These persons may apply for a certificate of attendance and, after passing the examination, the attestation of the mark obtained.

Guest – those who, for a certain period granted by the Dean, may follow some courses but may not obtain academic degrees.  


Required Documents

The following documents are required for those who wish to apply. 

  • Personal interview with the Dean to be fixed by the Secretary to the Faculty
  • 1 passport-size photograph
  • Birth certificate (self-certification)
  • Photocopies of identity card and fiscal code
  • Certified copy of the diploma of higher education, valid for admission to universities in one’s country of origin
  • Degree certificate and official transcripts

For clerics and religious

  • Permission of one’s Ordinary

For the Laity

  • Letter of presentation by an ecclesiastical authority

For Non-Italians

  • Photocopy of your passport
  • Resident permit
  • Health Insurance

For registration into the Licentiate cycle, it is necessary to have attended (even in other academic Theological Institutions) courses listed for the Preparatory Circle. Students with a Bachelor’s degree in theology or of a curriculum of equivalent studies can be admitted directly to the third year (first year of the Licentiate cycle). 


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