The “Gabriele D’Annunzio” University was founded in 1965 as a free university, and became a state University in 1982. It is organised in 12 faculties located in the University Campuses of Pescara and Chieti.
The “G. D’Annunzio” University caters to over 30,000 students, and offers state-of-the-art facilities, equipment and programmes. Its student numbers increase steadily every year.

Hotel Pignatelli is a few minutes away from the University.