Amsterdam - Psychology & Sciences (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) Prices are in effect for Spring 2019 Semester Program Fee (invoiced by IES Abroad) Tuition $15,230 Housing/meals (students choose one Student apartment suites - single room, shared bathroom, no meals provided Private Student Residence, single room, en suite bathroom, no meals provided (carries additional fee see Additional Fees for Special Options) Health insurance $230 Total IES Abroad Program Fee A= $20,400 Housing Private Student Residence fee School of Record transcript (if required) $375 Total Additional Fees B= Required Residence Permit Fee (invoiced by IES Abroad before arrival onsite) $285 Round-trip airfare (varies with point of departure and carrier) $450-700 Textbooks, copyright permission fees, course packets, and other course-related materials $350 Average cost of meals not included in IES Abroad housing/meals fee by housing type (while classes are in session) Shared Student Apartment
Private Student Residence Rental or purchase of required cellphone- does not include usage fees $30-150 Local transportation - Bike Rental $100 Local transportation - Public Transportation $400 Optional IES Abroad field trips (not included in program fee) $25-280 Personal expenses (does not include personal student travel) $2,000 Total Other Estimated Expenses C= Total Estimated Budget A+B+C= Please add up additional fees that apply and place the sum in the box Additional Fees for Special Options Associated with Tuition and Housing (invoiced by IES Abroad) * All amounts in this booklet are expressed in US. dollars. Estimated expenses are based on August 2018 exchange rates. These expenses may vary due to individual needs, spending habits, and exchange rates, and are not included in the IES Abroad program fee. Personal expenses may include but are not limited to the following meals/beverages (outside selected housing/meals option, social activities and entertainment, toiletries, laundry, and communications facilities (e.g. Internet café, phone centers) Some items such as
textbooks maybe billed separately by IES Abroad.
Discounts and Scholarships/Aid • Academic Year pricing reflects at least a 20% discount off second consecutive semester program tuition for the same or a different program. Students must enroll by November st to get the discount for academic year study, after which the second term's tuition pricing will be based on the following Spring term’s tuition Students will receive a 20% discount applied as a credit to the second consecutive semester’s tuition in the same or different programs of a Calendar Year. Students must enroll by Mayst to get the discount for calendar year study, after which the second term's tuition pricing will be based on the following Fall term’s tuition Students will receive a $500 credit on Summer tuition if a summer program is attended before or after a semester or academic year program Students will receive a $300 credit on a January Term tuition if a January Term program is attended before or after a semester program The IES Abroad program fee does not reflect scholarships, financial aid, or grants such as the IES Abroad Public University Grant. Visas / Consular / Residency Fees: • Depending on visa requirements related to certain program locations, length of term, and consular jurisdictions, students may also incur costs for expedited processing, predeparture travel to the consulate or for IES Abroad ACCeSS™ ($125) to obtain their visa. • These estimated fees apply to US. citizens. Non-U.S. citizens may have different requirements and costs. Cell Phone Usage Fees: • Cellphone usage fees are additional and on a per call basis, depending upon location.
Additional Estimated Expenses for Student Budgeting Purposes (select those that apply)* The following expenses are estimated and will vary due to individual needs, spending habits, and fluctuating exchange rates. Please add up other estimated expenses that apply and place the sum in the box Please add the totals inboxes AB, and C above and place the sum in the box