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The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for OTS Tropical Biology on a Changing Planet Semester in Costa Rica (BDO).
 

Fall Budget Sheet for OTS Tropical Biology on a Changing Planet Semester in Costa Rica (BDO)
Fall Budget Sheet for OTS Tropical Biology on a Changing Planet Semester in Costa Rica (BDO)
Budget Item Cost
Tuition (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $18,810.00
Study Abroad Fee (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $1,755.00
Lodging and Meals (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $1,650.00
Billable subtotal:  $22,215.00
Interim Lodging   $800.00
Personal Expenses   $1,000.00
Books and Supplies   $200.00
Required Immunizations, Medical Screening, and Medications   $500.00
Round Trip Flight from Gateway city to Program site   $600.00
Round Trip Flight from Home to Gateway City***   $0.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $3,100.00
Total: $25,315.00
Notes:
This cost estimate was prepared on May 26, 2011 for the Fall 2011semester. These costs are estimates and are subject to change.

Interim lodging covers expenses during the week long break when students are responsible for their own housing, food, transportation, etc.

The flight expense listed above is the estimated cost of a round trip ticket from the gateway city of New York to San Jose, Costa Rica.

***Students living outside of the New York area may need to arrange for a connecting flight to a gateway city at an additional variable cost, to be calculated individually by the student.

Exchange rate: US $1 = 500.10 Costa Rican Colones
* Billable item