Food & Sustainability Studies

Fall 2017 — Session: Semester

Duration (approximate)

Departure Date August 24, 2017
Return Date December 16, 2017
Credits 14-16

Program Fee

Fee Type Amount Notes
Tuition and Orientation $14,025 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 $2,900 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. Please refer to the program's Accommodation page for more details.
Total Program Fee $16,925 Enrollment selections incurring additional fees will be billed several weeks after programs begin.

Estimate of Additional Expenses

Fee Type Amount Notes
Meals $1,100 This estimate is based on the cost of meals prepared by the student in the residence facilities provided.
Personal $760 Incidental or miscellaneous costs associated with daily living in the host city contributing to successful progress in the program.
Student Visa $250 The visa processing fee is approximately $56 and is updated by consulates every two months to adjust for inflation and exchange rate. Students should anticipate paying an additional $195 for the Permesso di Siorggiorno upon arrival in Italy.
Program Travel $650 The program fee does not include the cost of traveling to and from the program location. The estimated cost of airfare is based on leaving from and returning to the New York area. Students connecting from other locations will need to budget for additional travel costs.
Total Estimate of Additional Expenses $2,760 These estimates intend to assist students in budgeting for their experience abroad. Actual amounts will vary depending on individual spending habits. Exchange rate of USD 1.056 to EUR 1.00 was used in determining the above estimates.



Potential Additional Fees

Fee Type Amount Notes
Special Course Fee $0 - $400 Certain courses include study related travel fees per semester. These will be billed directly to you by the Umbra Institute after arrival in Perugia.
Homestay Fee $1,500 A homestay option is available for an additional per-semester fee.



Total Estimated Cost of Attendance

$19,685

The Total Estimated Cost of Attendance includes the Program Fee and Estimate of Additional Expenses. Enrollment selections outlined in the Additional Fees section may increase the overall Estimated Cost of Attendance by the fee amounts listed.