London School of Economics

Academic Year 2018 — Session: Academic Year

Duration (approximate)

Departure Date September 18, 2018
Return Date June 15, 2019
Credits 32

Program Fee

Fee Type Amount Notes
Tuition and Orientation $36,490 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 $9,500 The housing portion of our program fee assumes self-catered, standard accommodations. Students in catered housing or enhanced accommodations could be subject to supplemental charges. Please refer to the program's Accommodation page for more specific details.
Total Program Fee $45,990 Enrollment selections incurring additional fees will be billed several weeks after programs begin.

Estimate of Additional Expenses

Fee Type Amount Notes
Books $555 The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for the year.
Meals $2,780 This estimate is based on the cost of food to be prepared using the residence facilities provided. Students in catered housing will be billed for the cost of the meal plan through their student account (see “Potential Additional Fees” for more information).
Personal $2,780 Miscellaneous expenses (clothing, laundry, etc) associated with daily living in England.
Student Visa $1,185 The visa cost information provided includes $460 application fee, plus round trip UPS shipping (approx. $50), plus a fee of $260 for priority service which is recommended by Arcadia, but not required for visa processing. Visa fees are subject to change without notice.
Local Travel $1,945 Estimated travel costs from the student residence to the instruction site throughout the course of the program.
Program Travel $555 The program fee does not include the cost of traveling to and from the program location. This estimate is based on departing 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 $9,800 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 1.384 to GBP 1.00 was used in determining the above estimates.

Potential Additional Fees

Fee Type Amount Notes
Supplemental Housing Fee $1,500 Students assigned to single accommodations will be billed for the additional cost of housing.

Total Estimated Cost of Attendance


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.