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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for The Swedish Program (BSW).

Fall Budget Sheet for The Swedish Program (BSW)
Fall Budget Sheet for The Swedish Program (BSW)
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
Lodging and Meals (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $8,332.00
Billable subtotal:  $35,411.00
Lodging Deposit   $275.00
Personal Expenses   $1,000.00
Local Transportation   $225.00
Visa Fee   $120.00
Round Trip Flight from Gateway city to Program site   $1,200.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $2,820.00
Total: $38,231.00
Cost Estimate Preparation: This cost estimate was prepared on March 29, 2018 for the Fall 2018 semester. These costs are approximations and are subject to change.

Exchange Rate: USD $1 = 8.35 Swedish Krona (SEK) (as of March 29, 2018)

Lodging and Meals: The lodging and meals fee is for placement with host family or in private apartment.  Home stay students eat breakfast and dinner in the home are a provided monthly allowance for mid-day meals.  Apartment residents are given a monthly food subsidy. The lodging deposit applies to students living in apartments only and is refundable at the end of the semester, less damages.

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 Swedish Program requires a deposit of $900. Penn Abroad pays this amount on behalf of Penn students as a courtesy. If the student does not participate in the program, they will be billed by the University of Pennsylvania to cover the deposit.  Additional withdrawal fees may apply depending on the date of withdrawal and the Swedish Program's withdrawal policy.

See here for more information about costs related to The Swedish Program.

Visit this link for more information on how Penn Abroad prepares program budget sheets.
* Billable item