University of Canterbury

Spring 2020 — Session: Semester

Duration (approximate)

Departure Date February 10, 2020
Return Date June 21, 2020
Credits 12-16

Program Fee

Fee Type Amount Notes
Tuition and Orientation $12,680 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 $4,200 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 $16,880 The University of Canterbury may impose a tuition surcharge for participation in certain course-related field trips or lab fees. All applicable special course fees will be added to your Arcadia University account after course registration overseas.

Estimate of Additional Expenses

Fee Type Amount Notes
Books $100 The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for the semester.
Meals $2,100 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 $1,150 Miscellaneous expenses (clothing, laundry, etc.) associated with daily living in New Zealand. This estimate does not include entertainment costs or personal travel.
Student Visa $25 An International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy (IVL) is applied upon completion of the visa application. This fee goes towards the conservation efforts in New Zealand to offset the environmental footprint of tourists and short-term students.
Local Travel $200 Estimated travel costs from the student residence to the instruction site throughout the course of the program.
Program Travel $1,550 The program fee does not include the cost of traveling to and from New Zealand. The estimated cost of airfare is based on leaving from and returning to the Los Angeles area. Students connecting from other locations will need to budget for additional travel costs.
Total Estimate of Additional Expenses $5,125 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 0.644 to NZD 1.00 was used in determining the above estimates.



Total Estimated Cost of Attendance

$22,005

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.