Arcadia in London

Academic Year 2021 — Session: Academic Year

Duration (approximate)

Departure Date September 10, 2021
Return Date April 23, 2022
Credits 24-32

Program Fee

Fee Type Amount Notes
Tuition and Orientation $18,520 See notes below for cost information on Band One & Two tuition. 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 $11,060 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 $29,580 Enrollment selections incurring additional fees will be billed several weeks after programs begin.

Estimate of Additional Expenses

Fee Type Amount Notes
Books $450 The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for the year.
Meals $4,600 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 England. This estimate does not include entertainment costs or personal travel.
Student Visa $1,230 The visa cost information provided includes $470 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 $400 is imposed on full year students. Visa fees are subject to change without notice.
Local Travel $1,900 Estimated travel costs related to daily living and course participation throughout the program. This estimate does not include the cost of travel for non-program related entertainment.
Program Travel $850 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 $12,530 These estimates are intended to assist students in budgeting for their experience abroad. Actual amounts will vary depending on individual spending habits. Exchange rate of 1.4 to GBP 1.00 was used in determining the above estimates.



Potential Additional Fees

Fee Type Amount Notes
Special Course Fee $2,885 Band One tuition is $27,490 for the academic year. Enrollment in one course at the following institution is considered Band One: City University, Goldsmiths. Students enrolled in more than 2 non-Arcadia-taught Band One courses will be billed a fee of $2,885 per course in addition to the banded tuition.
Special Course Fees $3,850 Band Two tuition is $31,280 for the academic year. Enrollment in one course at the following institution is considered Band Two: The London College of Fashion (per credit fee), Queen Mary. Students enrolled in more than 2 non-Arcadia-taught Band Two courses will be billed a fee of $3,850 per course in addition to the banded tuition.
Special Course Fees $725 Students enrolled in more than six credits at the London College of Fashion will be billed an additional per-credit fee.
Special Course Fees $275 Students enrolled in the London Stage in Text and Performance course will be charged a supplemental fee for the cost of theater tickets



Total Estimated Cost of Attendance

$42,110

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. These estimates do not include possible required expenses related to COVID entry managed isolation or quarantine requirements.