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Programs : Program Cost

The following listing represents the Fall Program Cost for Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica.

Fall Program Cost for Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica
Fall Program Cost for Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica
Program Cost Item KU Student Non-KU Student
KU Tuition *   $40.00 $40.00
On-Site and/or Exchange Tuition and Fees *   $3,380.00 $3,780.00
KU Program Fee *   $8,315.00 $8,315.00
Billable through KU Enroll & Pay subtotal:  $11,735.00 $12,135.00
KU Admissions Application Fee $0.00 $40.00
Airfare   $950.00 $950.00
Passport   $145.00 $145.00
Passport Photos   $15.00 $15.00
Visa   $100.00 $100.00
Books and Supplies   $100.00 $100.00
Public Transportation   $500.00 $500.00
Personal Expenses   $2,500.00 $2,500.00
Estimated Additional Student Expenses subtotal:  $4,310.00 $4,350.00
Total: $16,045.00 $16,485.00

These fees are the estimated costs for Fall 2019 & Spring 2020.

KU Tuition includes one semester of $40 placeholder enrollment fee (FRSP enrollment).
On-Site/Exchange Tuition includes one semester instruction at the University of Costa Rica, administrative fees, emergency medical evacuation and repatriation services, and KU orientation.
KU Program fee includes lodging and meals, onsite orientation, program related excursions.

* KU Tuition, On-Site/Exchange Tuition and KU Program Fees will be billed and payable online through student KU Enroll & Pay accounts.
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.
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* Billable item through KU Enroll & Pay