Tuition & Fees

2017-2018 School Year Tuition

$26,500 per semester includes:

  • Academic instruction
  • Travel assistance, medical evacuation, rescue, and security extraction service
  • Meals and lodging
  • Transportation while overseas
  • Museum and national park fees
  • Recreational activities
  • Visas

Deposits & Fees

  • Application fee: $75
  • Enrollment deposit (refundable upon completion of semester, less outstanding balances): $1,000
  • Book fee: $400
  • Independent study (if applicable): $500 per course

Additional Expenses

  • Airfare:
    • Southern Africa – from New York, NY (JFK Airport): approximately $2,100
    • South America – from Miami, FL: approximately $1,000
  • STA insurance: $25 – $199
  • Immunizations/prophylaxis: $200 – $350
  • Passport: $110
  • Personal spending money: $425
  • Personal gear/equipment: $400
  • Personal credit card for medical expenses: $500
  • Supplemental travel or tuition insurance (optional): $500 – $900

Estimated additional expenses: $1,925 – $4,785

Payment Deadlines

  • Enrollment deposit due 30-days after acceptance
  • Fall tuition, medical deposit, book fee, STA travel insurance payment due July 1
  • Spring tuition, medical deposit, book fee, STA travel insurance payment due December 1
  • Information about withdraws and refunds: Terms of Agreement 17-18

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Seeing how enthusiastic others are about me attending The Traveling School is making my excitement soar.
Hannah, Student, Fall 2014