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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Year Budget Sheet for Yonsei University (BYO).

Year Budget Sheet for Yonsei University (BYO)
Year Budget Sheet for Yonsei University (BYO)
Budget Item Cost
Tuition (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $45,556.00
Study Abroad Fee (This item will appear on your Penn bill) *   $4,226.00
Billable subtotal:  $49,782.00
Lodging   $6,000.00
Meals   $4,700.00
Personal Expenses   $2,000.00
Local Transportation   $700.00
Books and Supplies   $700.00
Visa Fee   $90.00
Potential Travel to Consulate for Visa***   $0.00
Transportation to Program   $50.00
Round Trip Flight from Gateway city to Program site   $1,550.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $15,790.00
Total: $65,572.00
This cost estimate was created on May 24, 2016 for the academic year 2016- 2017. These costs are approximations and are subject to change. The fees, with the exception of Penn tuition and the study abroad fee, are based on those published by Yonsei University. Please note that this includes only figures for the fall 2016 semester and spring 2017 semester and does not account for the gap between semesters.  Students should calculate based on their individual circumstance.

The housing fee is based on the cost of on-campus housing, based on the cost of a single room in SK Global House. Housing rates for SK Global  and International Houses on posted on the Yonsei website. There is no meal plan offered at Yonsei; please budget more than $4700 USD if you plan to eat out frequently. Students who live off-campus should consult this website for off campus housing options and plan to budget at least $3,000 for housing (DMC Ville Off Campus Residence) per semester. 

The flight is the estimated cost of a round trip ticket from the East Coast to Seoul. Students may need to arrange for a connecting flight to a gateway 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. The "transportation to program" fee included is the optional cost of Yonsei's airport pick up service.

Exchange rate: $1.00 USD=  1,188.24 South Korean Won (KRW) on May 24, 2016

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* Billable item