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The following listing represents the Fall Semester Budget Sheet for UVA Valencia First: Globalization in a World Setting.

Fall Semester Budget Sheet for UVA Valencia First: Globalization in a World Setting
Fall Semester Budget Sheet for UVA Valencia First: Globalization in a World Setting
Budget Item In-State Out-of-State
Tuition *   $7,094.00 $24,018.00
Program Fees *   $4,974.00 $4,974.00
Non-Refundable Program Fee *   $500.00 $500.00
Housing- Billable by UVa *   $3,692.00 $3,692.00
Billable subtotal:  $16,260.00 $33,184.00
Airfare   $1,100.00 $1,100.00
Course materials   $200.00 $200.00
Meals   $600.00 $600.00
Personal expenses   $525.00 $525.00
Other   $300.00 $300.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $2,725.00 $2,725.00
Total: $18,985.00 $35,909.00
Costs listed above are for Fall 2020

Withdrawal & Refund
Students are responsible for study abroad tuition and program fees once they have committed to attending a program. Please refer to the Withdrawal and Refund policy before committing to your program. Once you have committed, you will be subject to the policies found at In some cases, there will be no refund available.

For Spring Embedded programs, the following schedule applies:
Billable Fees* include:
  • 16 credits and instruction
  • Administrative fees for visa processing
  • Welcome and farewell reception
  • Full room and board with host family, including laundry
  • Internet access with host family
  • Local Public Transportation (bus/metro)
  • Entrances and costs associated with excursions
  • Gym membership
  • Onsite student support
  • Health and Emergency Assistance Insurance through CISI. The ISO will enroll students in the insurance policy for the program dates
Note regarding meals provided by host family or program group meals:
Every effort will be made to accommodate dietary restrictions; however, all countries have distinct cuisines along with food preparation techniques, and it is not always possible to address specific food concerns and to meet dietary needs.   Program participants are responsible for ensuring their dietary needs can be met for their chosen program itinerary.
Non-Billable, Estimated Expenses:
  • International Airfare
  • Airport transfers between your lodging and airport (local transportation)
  • Non-billable meals represent the estimated cost of snacks/meals taken while away from your host family
  • Daily incidentals (personal expenses)
  • International phone service/data for your mobile device (other)
  • Course materials
Non-billable items posted above are estimates and will differ for each individual depending on their personal needs, course requirements, and personal choices.  Fluctuations in international currency will affect total expenditures. 
  • The estimated airfare listed above is based on fares provided online in January of 2020 with departure from Dulles International Airport (IAD) arriving Valencia (VLC). This is an estimate and fares will change with availability and routing.
Other Considerations: Some possible costs are not included in this budget, may not be applicable to all students, and will differ by individual if applicable. These may include but are not limited to:
  • Personal travel beyond the scope of the program,
  • Immunizations for the area of travel,
  • Visa fees (non-US citizens) – Visa fees and regulations are subject to change
  • Passport fees
  • Health and emergency coverage with CISI beyond the program dates
Trip Insurance: The ISO recommends that travelers consider trip insurance that can be tapped in the event travel to or from the
education abroad destination is interrupted or in the event itinerary changes become necessary.
 *The University of Virginia reserves the right to adjust all program charges, without prior notification, for increases associated with but not limited to, the cost of instruction, foreign exchange rates, and Board of Visitors changes to tuition and fees.
In addition, the University of Virginia reserves the right to alter or cancel this education abroad program in the event of an emergency, changes in operating conditions, or under-enrollment.
* Billable item