This cost estimate was updated on May 25, 2012 for
the 2012/13 Academic Year. These costs are subject to change.
Exchange rate: $1.00 (USD) = 0..76 Euros (May 1, 2012)
Expenses were calculated on based on a 9 month academic year (September- May).
*Lodging: 800 Euros/month
*Food: 600 Euros/month
*Personal expenses: $700/month. Personal expenses will vary greatly depending on individual spending habits.
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*Local Transportation: 70 Euros/Month
Visa fees include: Approximate cost for both Campus France registration and
visa application ($140) and carte de sejour fees (55 Euros fee in
France). Visa fees are subject to change; individuals should consult
**The flight expense listed above is
the estimated cost of a round trip ticket from the gateway city of New York to
***Students living outside New York may
need to arrange for a connecting flight to a gateway city at an additional
variable cost, to be calculated individually by the student.