Italian Classes for Adults


Fall Session:   September 16 – November 30

Winter Session:   December 3 – February 22

Spring Session:   February 29 – May 9


Collina Italiana will be closed for the following holidays:

  • Thanksgiving:            November 28 – 30
  • Winter Holidays:       December 23 – January 1


Italian Language Classes

Italian Grammar and Conversation: Level 1 8

  • 10-2-hour classes, $480

Note: CI offers only 1-hour private make-up class per course: $45/h instead of $90/h. (Payment in full required.)



Private Italian tutoring

Please inquire about our Italian private and semi-private classes.

  • Italian private classes:
    • $90 per hour;
    • $850 for a package of 10 hours.
  • Italian semi-private classes: $55/h per person
  • + $15 – $25 off site fee


Online Italian Classes

1 hour: $90
10 hours: $850

Italian online classes for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels.(Material sent by email and included in the fee)


Intensive Italian Classes

Language Intensive Workshop: 2 weeks8-2-hour classes, $390

Survival Kit: 4-90-minute classes, $290



Special Italian Classes

Italian Movie Nights:

Fridays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
$25 for 1 movie – $105 for 5 movies


Mysteries of Italian Art

Fridays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm




Italian language classes may be started in mid-session or at other times not listed on the schedule. Please inquire (212) 427-7770 or email for more information.



GROUP CLASSES: All requests for full refunds must be submitted to Collina Italiana by email and received by CI prior to the first day of class. Prorated refunds are allowed after the first class but no refund is given after the second class. There is a $20 fee for mid-semester class changes. Please take into consideration that CI does not prorate any fee for missed classes: you can schedule a 1-1hour private lesson for $45 as a make-up class.

PRIVATE CLASSES: The fee is charged in full if cancellation is made less than 24 hours in advance.

What’s New?


    NOTE: Language classes may be started in mid-session or at other times not listed on the schedule. Please inquire (212) 427-7770 or email for more information. Language Intensive Workshop:  2 weeks, 8-2-hour classes, $390 …Read More »
  • CELI – Italian Certification for Citizenship

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  • Adults: New Session 2019/2020

    Adults 2019/2020 Italian Classes – Grammar and Conversation: 10-2-hour classes  $480/ 20 hours (material included) Note: Language classes may be started mid-session or at other times not listed on the schedule. Please inquire (212) …Read More »
  • ‘KIDS’ After-school program: Session 2019/2020

    GIROTONDO This year-round kids’ program offers comprehensive language learning and hands-on instruction in the arts to children from ages 2-3 / 4-5 / 6-8 / 9+.In Girotondo (“Circle”) an experienced …Read More »
  • ‘KIDS’: Workshops and Events for 3-7 & 7-10 yo

    Italian workshops and events: Ages 3-7 & 7-10   JOIN IN THE FUN AND ENJOY LA BELLA LINGUA OF ITALY! Art&crafts, music, songs, dance, games, and a lot of FUN …Read More »
  • Italian Special Nights 2019/2020

    Italian events to meet new people passionate about the Bel Paese, discover Italian culture and speak the Bella Lingua of Italy! Events 2019/2020 Fridays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Wine Night …Read More »

Placement Exam

Click here to complete your Italian language placement exam.

Locations & Contact

Collina Italiana