How can I get the lastest information on IC Firenze activities?
Where can I pick up my IC Firenze card?
You can come to our office in Via Irnerio 43, we open on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm to 8pm.
What are the benefits of IC Firenze card?
The membership card is valid for 1 academic year (from September to August) and it allows to become an association member and participate to all our activities. Your IC Firenze card will also provides benefits and discounts at different IC Firenze partner stores.
Which documents and what do I have to do when I first arrive in Firenze?
The most important document is Codice Fiscale (Italian Tax Code). If you are non-EU student, you would have to make a request for the Permesso di Soggiorno (Resident Permit).
What does the Codice Fiscale (Italian Tax Code) do?
It allows you to sign rental contracts, to work and to open a bank account.
Where can I make a Codice Fiscale (Italian Tax Code) and what documents do I need to bring?
How can I find a room in Firenze?
There are various website where you can find a room or a house in Firenze (www.subito.it, www.bakeka.it, www.immobiliare.it, www.case.it) or check in facebook groups, as Firenze Affitto or Affittasi Firenze. IC Firenze can help you to find an accomondation, more information here.
How much does it cost for public transit pass and where I can purchase it?
In Firenze, you can go anywhere by bike. Buy a used one (not stolen!). Anyway, you can check the bus schedule on google maps (that is updated in real time) or on www.tper.it. On the University of Firenze website you can get the 1-year pass for only 10€.
If I have urgent health problems, what do I have to do?
You can call 118 and ask for help. An ambulance will come a pick you up. You can also contact the Guardia Medica.
What do I have to do if I lose my documents?
You have to go to the nearest police station and report.
Where can I find tourist information about Firenze?
You can visit www.Firenzewelcome.com.