Glasgow School of Art

Academic Year 2019 — Session: Academic Year

Duration (approximate)

Departure Date September 8, 2019
Return Date May 23, 2020
Credits 30

Program Fee

Fee Type Amount Notes
Tuition and Orientation $27,920 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. Program fees are based on credits listed on each program's cost of attendance sheet; credit overload is subject to surcharge.
Room $6,400 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. Program fee does not cover break periods between semesters. Please refer to the program's Accommodation page for more specific details.
Total Program Fee $34,320 Enrollment selections incurring additional fees will be billed several weeks after programs begin.

Estimate of Additional Expenses

Fee Type Amount Notes
Books $320 The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for the year.
Meals $4,160 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 the Potential Additional Fees section for more information).
Personal $3,500 Miscellaneous expenses (clothing, laundry, etc.) associated with daily living in Scotland. This estimate does not include entertainment costs or personal travel.
Student Visa $1,220 The visa cost information provided includes $465 application fee, plus round trip UPS shipping (approx. $50), plus a fee of $310 for priority service which is recommended by Arcadia, but not required for visa processing. An estimated health surcharge of $395 is imposed on full year students. Visa fees are subject to change without notice.
Local Travel $610 Estimated travel costs from the student residence to the instruction site throughout the course of the program.
Program Travel $900 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 $10,710 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 1.320 to GBP 1.00 was used in determining the above estimates.



Potential Additional Fees

Fee Type Amount Notes
Supplemental Housing Fee $500 - $2,100 Students assigned to ensuite housing, deluxe bedrooms, or flats will be billed a per-semester fee for the additional cost of housing.
Special Course Fee $100 - $800 An additional per-course fee from the Glasgow School of Art for supplies related to enrollment in certain courses or departments. All applicable special course fees are paid directly to Glasgow School of Art upon your arrival.



Total Estimated Cost of Attendance

$45,030

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.