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The following listing represents the Summer Budget Sheet for UVA in Italy: Florence at the Palazzo Rucellai: General Studies.

Summer Budget Sheet for UVA in Italy: Florence at the Palazzo Rucellai: General Studies
Summer Budget Sheet for UVA in Italy: Florence at the Palazzo Rucellai: General Studies
Budget Item In-State Out-of-State
Tuition *   $2,298.00 $2,976.00
Program Fees *   $752.00 $752.00
Non-Refundable Program Fee *   $500.00 $500.00
Housing- Billable by UVa *   $1,650.00 $1,650.00
Billable subtotal:  $5,200.00 $5,878.00
Airfare   $1,400.00 $1,400.00
Course materials   $200.00 $200.00
Meals   $650.00 $650.00
Personal expenses   $400.00 $400.00
Local Transportation   $120.00 $120.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $2,770.00 $2,770.00
Total: $7,970.00 $8,648.00

Costs listed above are for Summer 2020.  


Withdrawal & Refund
Students are responsible for billable 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 Summer programs, the following schedule applies:

Billable Fees* include:

  • Tuition for courses described in brochure
  • Shared housing in ISI contracted apartments (utilities & Wi-Fi included)
  • Airport Pick up in Florence
  • 2-day orientation program with field trips
  • Student services help desk in Florence
  • Health and Emergency Assistance Insurance through CISI. The ISO will enroll students in the insurance policy.

Non-billable, Estimated Expenses:
Non-billable items posted above and described below are estimates of expenses you should expect to incur to participate in this program. These expenses will differ for each individual depending on their personal needs, course requirements, and personal choices.  Fluctuations in international currency will affect total expenditures. The cost of airfare will be affected by availability and routing.

  • International Airfare [estimated airfare as quoted online in July, 2019, with departure from Dulles International Airport (IAD) arriving Florence (FLR) ]
  • Meals (estimated cost of non-billable meals assumes most meals are prepared in student's residence)
  • Phone service
  • Course materials
  • Laundry
  • Local Transportation 

Other Expenses to consider: 
There are possible costs that have not been included in this budget because they 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
  • Health and Emergency insurance coverage beyond program dates
  • Visa fees (non-U.S. citizens) Visa fees and regulations are subject to change
  • Passport fees 

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