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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for Bogazici University (BTK).

Fall Budget Sheet for Bogazici University (BTK)
Fall Budget Sheet for Bogazici University (BTK)
Budget Item Cost
Tuition (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $21,919.00
Study Abroad Fee (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $2,035.00
Billable subtotal:  $23,954.00
Lodging   $3,090.00
Lodging Deposit   $275.00
Meals   $1,967.00
Personal Expenses   $700.00
Local Transportation   $250.00
Books and Supplies   $260.00
Local Medical Insurance   $100.00
Visa Fee   $200.00
Residency Permit   $100.00
Potential Travel to Consulate for Visa***   $0.00
Round Trip Flight from Gateway city to Program site   $1,000.00
Round Trip Flight from Home to Gateway City***   $0.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $7,942.00
Total: $31,896.00

This cost estimate was prepared on May 22, 2015 for the 2015, fall semester.  These costs are approximations and are subject to change.

Housing cost based on a 4-single-bedroom flat in Superdorm is 2,250 Euros per person/per semester.  A 200 Euros housing deposit is required and is refundable at the end of the semester, pending no room damage.  Off-campus housing for four months, including bills, and hiring household goods costs $1,498.  Meals in the campus cafeteria for 4 months are estimated at $250.

Personal expenses include an estimated average expense for essential daily needs for the semester.  This does not include the cost for personal entertainment and  travel.

The flight is the estimated cost of a round trip ticket from New York City to Istanbul. Students may need to arrange for a connecting flight to New York City. 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.

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Exchange rate: $1.00 (USD) = 0.90 Euro and $1.00 (USD) = 2.59 Turkish Lira as of May 19, 2015

* Billable item