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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for University of Melbourne (BML).
 

Fall Budget Sheet for University of Melbourne (BML)
Fall Budget Sheet for University of Melbourne (BML)
Budget Item Cost
Tuition (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $23,708.00
Study Abroad Fee (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $2,376.00
Mandatory Health Insurance (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $270.00
Billable subtotal:  $26,354.00
Lodging and Meals   $10,456.00
Personal Expenses   $2,600.00
Local Transportation   $475.00
Books and Supplies   $270.00
Visa Fee   $450.00
Round Trip Flight from Gateway city to Program site   $1,600.00
Round Trip Flight from Home to Gateway City***   $0.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $15,851.00
Total: $42,205.00
Notes:

This cost estimate was prepared April 3, 2017 for the Fall 2017 semester. These costs are approximations and are subject to change. Most of these expenses are based on calculations found on the University of Melbourne website.

Mandatory Health Insurance: a requirement for all international students by the Australian Government. Further details about this insurance and what is covered will be provided by the University of Melbourne. Penn students will be billed for the Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) fee on your Penn bill.

Lodging and Meals: The estimated cost for lodging and meals reflected above refers to residential colleges on or near campus. This type of housing includes most meals. Students should calculate their housing/meal costs according to their housing placement. Students should also check with the individual residential college to find out what is/is not included in the fees. Further details on lodging costs can be found on the University of Melbourne study abroad and exchange housing website.

Personal Expenses, Local Transportation, Books and Supplies: based on the University of Melbourne cost of living website.

Visa Fee: Australia Student Visa fee is set by the Australian Government on the visa fees website. Please note if paying by a credit card you will incur an additional surcharge as outlined on the website.

Round Trip Flight from Gateway city to Program site: The listed flight cost is the estimated cost of a round-trip ticket from the gateway city of Los Angeles to Melbourne.

***Students living outside of the Los Angeles area will need to arrange for a connecting flight to the gateway city. These are additional variable costs, to be calculated individually by the student.

Exchange rate: US$1.00 = $1.31 Australian dollars (April 3, 2017)

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* Billable item