The Convitto Nazionale “Paolo Diacono” combines excellence in education and instruction of young students and offers residenciality (overnight stay) and semi-residenciality (afternoon teaching and training support) as values ​​added to the wide range of services and grades of school.

  • What is the Convitto?

    The Convitto Nazionale 'Paolo Diacono' is a unique educational institution which strives to provide exemplary education for both residential and semi-residential students. Our commitment to our students is two-fold: initially to allow students to reach for academic excellence, and secondly to present a holistic education that includes a vibrant co-curricular program, along with opportunities for student leadership and spiritual growth. From dietary needs to medical care, to recreational activities, total care and support is an essential part of boarding at the Convitto.

    The Convitto Nazionale 'Paolo Diacono' is set in the heart of Cividale del Friuli, in the province of Udine, which is in the uppermost eastern corner of Italy. The area has significant historical and cultural importance.

  • Life at Convitto

    In this section you will find answers to some questions about what things that we do in the Convitto.
    How is the day going? Who follows the students? Which spaces are available?

  • Boarding and half-boarding

  • Convittiadi

  • Felpe del Convitto

  • Uniform

    At the boarding school, a uniform to be worn on scheduled days is provided for primary and secondary schools.