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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for Grenoble Institute of Technology (BGD).

Fall Budget Sheet for Grenoble Institute of Technology (BGD)
Fall Budget Sheet for Grenoble Institute of Technology (BGD)
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
Billable subtotal:  $26,084.00
Lodging   $1,685.00
Lodging Deposit   $420.00
Meals   $1,475.00
Personal Expenses   $1,055.00
Local Transportation   $210.00
Books and Supplies   $210.00
Mandatory Health Insurance   $226.00
Mandatory Housing Insurance and Liability   $23.00
Visa Fee   $236.00
Potential Travel to Consulate for Visa***   $0.00
Round Trip Flight from Gateway city to Program site   $1,200.00
Round Trip Flight from Home to Gateway City***   $0.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $6,740.00
Total: $32,824.00
This cost estimate was prepared on April 20, 2017  for the Fall 2017 semester. These costs are approximations and are subject to change. 

Lodging: estimate is based on cost of university housing. Deposit is usually equivalent to one month's rent.

Personal expenses: include normal spending for cultural activities and essential daily needs.  This is an estimate and will vary based on individual spending habits. 

Mandatory Health and Liability Insurance:  Students studying in France are required to purchase French national insurance.  Regardless of French coverage, students must still maintain their US health insurance coverage. 

Visa fees include: Campus France registration ($180) and visa application fee (approximately $56). Visa fees are subject to change; individuals should consult consulate websites for application fees.

The airfare price quoted above is based upon the average cost of a round-trip ticket from the gateway city of New York City to the program site. Students may depart from the city of their choice.

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

***Additionally, students may need to travel to a consulate to apply for and/or pick up a visa. These are additional variable costs to be calculated individually by the student.

Exchange rate: $1.00 USD= 0.94 Euro (EUR) (April 2017)

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* Billable item