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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Spring Budget Sheet for Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) (BSU).
 

Spring Budget Sheet for Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) (BSU)
Spring Budget Sheet for Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) (BSU)
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
Program Confirmation Fee   $80.00
Lodging   $1,530.00
Meals   $1,525.00
Personal Expenses   $1,000.00
Local Transportation   $160.00
Books and Supplies   $250.00
Visa Fee   $140.00
Potential Travel to Consulate for Visa***   $0.00
Round Trip Flight from Home to Gateway City***   $1,650.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $6,335.00
Total: $30,289.00
Notes:

This cost estimate was prepared on December 4, 2015 for the spring 2016 semester. These costs are approximate and subject to change. The fees are based on those published by Shanghai Jioa Tong University. EXCHANGE RATE: US $1 = 6.39 Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY).

-The Program Confirmation Fee refers to Shanghai Jiao Tong's Registration Fee
-Lodging is based on a single room on Minhang campus. Students should expect to spend between $750- $850 per semester for a double room. Singles will cost between $1,000- $1,530 per semester.
-Students must pay utilities (power and water). The approximate cost for the semester is 600 CYN for students in a double room.
-Meals are based on an estimate of 1,950 CNY per month for 5 months.
-Local transportation is based on an estimate of 200 CNY per month for 5 months.
-The flight expense is the estimated cost of a round trip ticket from the East Coast to Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG) as of December 2015. 

* Billable item