Burren College of Art

Spring 2021 — Session: Semester

Duration (approximate)

Departure Date January 3, 2021
Return Date April 24, 2021
Credits 15

Program Fee

Fee Type Amount Notes
Tuition and Orientation $17,160 The tuition portion of all program fees includes tuition for most arts and social science academic courses, pre-program advisory services, orientation, complete support services throughout the program, health and accident insurance, post-program follow-up and transcript.
Room $2,700 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 $19,860 Enrollment selections incurring additional fees will be billed several weeks after programs begin. The total program fee does not include possible required expenses related to COVID entry managed isolation or quarantine requirements.

Estimate of Additional Expenses

Fee Type Amount Notes
Books $410 The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for the semester
Meals $1,880 This estimate is based on the cost of food to be prepared using the residence facilities provided.
Personal $1,030 Miscellaneous expenses (clothing, laundry, etc.) associated with daily living in Ireland. This estimate does not include entertainment costs or personal travel.
Local Travel $310 Estimated travel costs from the student residence to the instruction site throughout the course of the program.
Program Travel $500 The program fee does not include the cost of traveling to and from 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.
Other $350 All non-European Union students studying in the Republic of Ireland for more than three months are required to complete a registratiion process with the Irish police force (An Garda Síochána) and pay a registration fee within their first month of arrival in the Republic of Ireland.
Total Estimate of Additional Expenses $4,480 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 1.176 to EUR 1.00 was used in determining the above estimates. These estimates do not include possible required expenses related to COVID entry managed isolation or quarantine requirements.

Potential Additional Fees

Fee Type Amount Notes
Supplemental Housing Fee $900 Single, shared bath accommodations are available for an additional per-semester fee.
Catered Housing Fee $500 A partial meal plan is available for an additional per-semester fee.
Special Course Fee $800 The Burren College of Art offers an optional trip for an additional fee.

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.