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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for Institute of Political Studies in Paris (Sciences Po) (BPO).

Fall Budget Sheet for Institute of Political Studies in Paris (Sciences Po) (BPO)
Fall Budget Sheet for Institute of Political Studies in Paris (Sciences Po) (BPO)
Budget Item Cost
Tuition (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $24,610.00
Study Abroad Fee (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $2,469.00
Billable subtotal:  $27,079.00
Lodging   $4,200.00
Meals   $1,500.00
Personal Expenses   $2,500.00
Local Transportation   $300.00
Books and Supplies   $300.00
Mandatory Health Insurance   $256.00
Mandatory Housing Insurance and Liability   $26.00
Visa Fee   $260.00
Round Trip Flight from Gateway city to Program site   $1,200.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $10,542.00
Total: $37,621.00

Cost Estimate Preparation: This cost estimate was prepared on March 9, 2018 for the Fall 2018 semester. These costs are approximations and are subject to change.

Exchange Rate: USD $1 = 0.81 EUR (3/9/18)

Lodging: Includes estimated cost of private housing for semester and housing deposit.

Meals: Estimated cost of meals for the semester.

Personal Expenses: This estimate is meant to cover general expenses of college life, including additional course supplies, photocopying, toiletries, snacks, cell phone, etc. Personal expenses do not include any entertainment or vacation travel costs.

Local Transportation: Cost of monthly ticket at student price for duration of program. 

Books and Supplies: No additional information. 

Additional Program Information: The French government requires that all students buy into the French national insurance regardless of their home coverage. Students must continue their US coverage regardless of this additional insurance. The French government requires mandatory housing insurance and liability insurance, as well. Visa fees include: Campus France registration and visa application fee. Visa fees are subject to change; individuals should consult consulate website.

Budget information derived from Sciences Po create-a-budget website.

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* Billable item