University of Edinburgh

Academic Year 2021 — Session: Academic Year

Duration (approximate)

Departure Date September 2, 2021
Return Date May 28, 2022
Credits 25-30

Program Fee

Fee Type Amount Notes
Tuition and Orientation $33,850 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 $7,530 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 $41,380 Enrollment selections incurring additional fees will be billed several weeks after programs begin.

Estimate of Additional Expenses

Fee Type Amount Notes
Books $340 The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for the year.
Meals $4,140 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 $3,600 Miscellaneous expenses (clothing, laundry, etc.) associated with daily living in Scotland. 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 $570 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 $800 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 $10,680 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 1.40 to GBP 1.00 was used in determining the above estimates.



Potential Additional Fees

Fee Type Amount Notes
Supplemental Housing Fee $500 - $1,750 Students assigned to ensuite housing or large single housing will be billed a per-semester fee for the additional cost of the housing services. These charges are generally posted the month after each semester begins.
Catered Housing Fee $500 - $3,750 Students assigned to catered housing will be billed a per-semester fee for the additional cost of the housing services and meals. These charges are generally posted the month after each semester begins.



Total Estimated Cost of Attendance

$52,060

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.