University of the Western Cape

Academic Year 2014 — Session: Academic Year

Duration (approximate)

Departure Date See Program Dates page for details
Return Date See Program Dates page for details
Credits 28-32 Program fees are based on credits listed; credit overload is subject to surcharge.

Program Fee

Fee Type Amount Notes
Tuition and Orientation $15,950 The tuition portion of all program fees includes tuition for most arts and social science academic courses, pre-program advisory services, on-site orientation, complete support services throughout the program, health and accident insurance, post-program follow-up and transcript.
Room $6,600 The housing portion of our program fee assumes self-catered, shared accommodations. Students in catered housing, single accommodations or enhanced accommodations could be subject to supplemental charges.
Total Program Fee $22,550

Estimate of Additional Expenses

Fee Type Amount Notes
Books $390
Meals $2,700
Personal $3,240
Student Visa $135
Local Travel $1,080
Program Travel $2,100 The program fee does not include the cost of traveling to and from the program location. This estimate is based on departuring from and returning to the New York area. Students connecting from other locations need to budget for additional travel costs.
Total Estimate of Additional Expenses $9,645 These estimates intend to assist students in planning their budget during their experience abroad. These amounts will vary depending on individual spending habits. Exchange rate of USD 0.09 to ZAR 1.00 was used in determining the above estimates

Potential Additional Fees

Fee Type Amount Notes
Special Course Fee $100 - $500 A per-semester tuition surcharge imposed by the University of the Western Cape for enrollment in certain courses.
Arcadia Certificate $500 - $1,000 Students pursuing an Arcadia Certificate may be charged an additional fee. This fee is comprehensive of observation hours and any academic credit issued. For more information and a list of programs which may be eligible for this fee, please go to:

Total Estimated Cost of Attendance