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Programs : Budget Sheet
The following listing represents the Spring Budget Sheet for UVA Commerce: The Business of Saving Nature in Costa Rica (COMM 4589/ETP 4693).

Spring Budget Sheet for UVA Commerce: The Business of Saving Nature in Costa Rica (COMM 4589/ETP 4693)

Budget Item In-State Out-of-State
Program Fees *   $2,843.00 $2,843.00
Non-Refundable Program Fee *   $500.00 $500.00
Airfare- Billable by UVa *   $557.00 $557.00
Billable subtotal:  $3,900.00 $3,900.00
Course materials   $60.00 $60.00
Meals   $50.00 $50.00
Personal expenses   $50.00 $50.00
Other   $29.00 $29.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $189.00 $189.00
Total: $4,089.00 $4,089.00
Cost listed above is for Spring Embedded 2018.  Costs for Spring Embedded 2019 will be available by Nov. 1, 2018

Withdrawal & Refund
Students are responsible for study abroad tuition and program fees once they have committed to attending a program. Please refer to the Withdrawal and Refund Policy before committing to your program. Once you have committed, you will be subject to the Withdrawal and Refund Policy. In some cases, there will be no refund available.
For Spring Embedded programs, the following schedule applies:
  • 100% of billable tuition and program fees due 30 days prior to program start date
  • 100% of billable airfare due 30 days prior to program start (Billable airfare is Non-Refundable)
  • 100% of the non-refundable deposit is due 30 days prior to program start
  • Billable Program Fees, Billable Airfare, and the Non-refundable Deposit listed above are in addition to regular on-grounds tuition and fees and will appear on your SIS account as separate line items.
  • Payment information is available
  • No term statement is issued for students studying abroad
Billable Items* include:
  • Shared occupancy in hotels
  • All scheduled breakfasts, lunches and dinners while in country
  • Ground transportation while in-country
  • Entry fees during program activities
  • Tour Guide
  • Health and Emergency Assistance Insurance through CISI. The ISO will enroll students in the insurance policy
  • International Roundtrip Airfare from Washington Dulles to San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Shuttle to and from Washington Dulles for group flight
Not included in the billable items:
  • Personal travel beyond the scope of the program
  • Applicable Course Materials
  • Meals while en route to program destination and return
  • Internet and Phone Service
  • Passport and visa fees
  • Airport departure tax (noted above as Other)
  • Course materials
  • Laundry 
Non-billable items posted above are estimates and will differ for each individual depending on their personal needs, course requirements, and personal choices.  Fluctuations in international currency will affect total expenditures. 

 *The University of Virginia reserves the right to adjust all program charges, without prior notification, for increases associated with but not limited to, the cost of instruction, foreign exchange rates, and Board of Visitors changes to tuition and fees.
**Visa fees and regulations are subject to change.

* Billable item