Program Costs

The chart below will help students understand what comprises the cost for each program type.  For individual program cost and budget information students should visit the Program Brochure pages.


 

Affiliate

Exchange

Faculty-Led

Internships/Student Teaching

Admin Fee 

$200 non-refundable fee submitted to confirm acceptance

$200 non-refundable fee submitted to confirm acceptance

$75 fee included in $300 non-refundable deposit submitted with application

$100 non-refundable fee billed to term bill

Appalachian Tuition and Fees

NA

Students will be charged Appalachian tuition & fees 

Students participating on summer programs will be charged Appalachian tuition & fees

Students will be charged Appalachian tuition & fees for the credits earned 

Program Fee

Varies by program; includes Partner tuition, International Medical Insurance and may include other expenses like housing, excursions, etc.

Varies by exchange type (see below for additional information)

Varies by program; includes Administrative Fee, International Medical Insurance, and other program expenses like housing, excursions, etc.  

NA

International Medical Insurance

Included in Affiliate Program Fee

Medical Insurance varies based on program dates ($1.42 per day)

Medical Insurance varies based on program dates ($1.42 per day)

Medical Insurance varies based on program dates ($1.42 per day)

Appalachian Student Health Insurance

All students are required to be on Appalachian Student Health Insurance or receive an official exemption.

All students are required to be on Appalachian Student Health Insurance or receive an official exemption.

All students are required to be on Appalachian Student Health Insurance or receive an official exemption.

All students are required to be on Appalachian Student Health Insurance or receive an official exemption.

Additional Expenses

(not billed through Appalachian)

Varies by program; may include Personal Expenses, Housing, Meals, Visa, Transportation, Airfare, etc.

Varies by program; may include Personal Expenses, Housing, Meals, Visa, Transportation, Airfare, etc.

Varies by program; may include Personal Expenses, Meals, Visa, Airfare, etc.

Varies by program; may include Personal Expenses, Housing, Meals, Visa, Transportation, Airfare, etc.

Exchange Program Fees

Appalachian has 4 types of exchange agreements: Basic, Partial, Full, and ISEP Full.  Students participating on Partial, Full, or ISEP Exchanges will be charged an Exchange Program Fee.  The amount of the Exchange Program Fee will be determined by the type of agreement. 

Basic: Students are responsible for tuition & fees at Appalachian. Students will not be charged an Exchange Program Fee as housing and meals will be part of the additional expenses that students should budget for abroad.

Partial: Students are responsible for tuition & fees at Appalachian. In addition, students will be charged the Partial Exchange Program Fee which is the cost of housing at Appalachian.  Students will be provided with housing while abroad by the host university.  Meal costs will be part of the additional expenses that students should budget for while abroad.

Full: Students are responsible for tuition & fees at Appalachian. In addition students will be charged the Full Exchange Program Fee which is the cost of housing and meals at Appalachian. Students will be provided with housing and meals while abroad by the host university.

ISEP Full: Students are responsible for tuition & fees at Appalachian. In addition, students will be charged the ISEP Full Exchange Program Fee which is the cost of housing and meals at Appalachian. Students will be provided with housing and meals while abroad by the host university.

2017-2018 Exchange Program Fees

Partial Exchange Program Fee = $2,557.50 per semester

Full Exchange Program Fee = $4,133.5 per semester

ISEP Full Exchange Program Fee = $4,353.5 per semester 

*Housing and meal costs paid to Appalachian will be used to cover the costs of housing and meals for international exchange students coming to Appalachian. Students participating on Partial, Full, and ISEP Exchanges will have their housing and/or meals covered by the host institution. These prices are subject to change.