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Programs : Program Cost

The following listing represents the Academic Year Program Cost for Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan.

Academic Year Program Cost for Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan
Academic Year Program Cost for Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan
Program Cost Item KU Student
KU Tuition *   $80.00
Exchange Tuition and Fees *   $14,790.00
Billable through KU Enroll & Pay subtotal:  $14,870.00
Airfare   $1,650.00
Passport   $145.00
Passport Photos   $15.00
Visa Mailing Fees   $50.00
Lodging   $7,133.00
Meals   $6,000.00
Books and Supplies   $952.00
In-country Health Insurance   $300.00
Public Transportation   $1,000.00
Personal Expenses   $6,000.00
Estimated Additional Student Expenses subtotal:  $23,245.00
Total: $38,115.00

These fees are the estimated costs for Academic Year 2019 - 2020.

KU Tuition includes two semesters of $40 placeholder enrollment fee (FRSP enrollment).
Exchange Tuition and fees includes two semesters instruction at Sophia University, administrative fees, emergency medical evacuation and repatriation services, and KU orientation.
All other fees listed are estimated additional expenses. The actual total cost will vary for each participant depending on spending habits and travel plans.

Funding your Study Abroad Program
KU Study Abroad can do personalized financial aid and scholarship advising for students.  Please visit 108 Lippincott Hall or call 785-864-3742 to set up an appointment.  KU students who qualify for financial aid in the form of Federal and/or other loans, Federal Grants, and KU or outside scholarships may apply the aid to the cost of a study abroad program.  
KU Study Abroad supplemental scholarships are available to KU degree seeking students. Applications are available online. The scholarship application deadline is March 1 for Summer, March 15 for Fall and Academic Year programs, and October 1 for Spring, Winter Break and Spring Break programs.
For additional scholarship opportunities visit:

* Billable item through KU Enroll & Pay