Program Costs

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Fees

Description of Cost

Amount

Total

Courses, field trips, and faculty expenses
Instructional costs for one to three courses, field trips, and program director's expenses. Students who elect not to take Spanish classes in Mexico will be refunded $410.00.

$2,534.90

Family stays: $22.50 a day (room and board) X 35
This is optional. Students may also find their own housing.

$787.50

Student Health Insurance: $11.25 per week X 7 $78.75

Total Program Fee per student
$500 deposit due 3/1/2019
$2,784.06 balance due 4/1/2019

$3,401.15

Travel to and from Pátzcuaro
(Approximate, depends on mode of travel and changing fare prices.)

$550.00

 

Spending Money
(Variable - About 700 dollars is usually adequate)

$700.00

Estimated Out of Pocket Expenses

 

$1,250.00

Total Estimated Cost

$4,651.15

To secure a place in the program, students are required to pay a $500.00 deposit. This deposit will be credited toward the cost of the program. Refunds will be given only for emergency situations at the discretion of the program director.

Application and Deposit

Students are requested to write a brief statement of application (one to two pages) that addresses the following questions:

  1. Why do you want to go on this program?
  2. What personal attributes or experiences do you have that prepare you to do well in this program?

In your application, please include the following information:

  • year in school and major
  • student ID number and six digit cyberbear pin number
  • level of Spanish that will be completed at the end of the spring 2013 semester
  • phone number
  • email address

To secure a place in the program, students are required to pay a $500.00 deposit.  This deposit will be credited toward the cost of the program.  Refunds will be given only for emergency situations at the discretion of the program director.

Health Insurance

Students are required to demonstrate proof of insurance with international coverage. The student coverage offered by the University of Montana is adequate, as are many other plans.

If Interested

Students interested in the program should contact Professor Paul Haber either by phone or email. He is happy to answer all questions and concerns.

Interested students are encouraged to consult the program's web page.