Costs and Financial Aid
2015 Program cost per student
Program Fee: US $ Tuition and registration fees $1,600 Hotel accommodations ($40 per day for 23 days) $920 Home stay ($160 per week x 5 weeks) $800 Cultural trip to Zanzibar Island (3 days, 2 nights – transportation, lodging, entry permits, guided tours of cultural heritage sites) $600 Trip to Arusha/Ngorongoro Game Park (3 days, 2 nights - transportation, lodging, guided safari) $700 Shuttle transportation for 8 weeks (airport pick-up/drop-off, daily commute from hotel to class, and to Mwenge Youth Center, incidental local travel). $300 TOTAL $4,920
Additional costs: Students are responsible for round-trip airfare (approx. $1,900), their own personal expenses/meals (approx. $600), pre-travel vaccinations (approx. $500), and travel visa fees (about $145).
Eligible students may apply for funding from the Dean’s Fund for Summer Study Abroad (students must be on financial aid). Students on financial aid may take out a loan to cover expenses that are part of the overall budget. For more information, please visit the Office of International Programs website.
Students who withdraw from a Princeton program after accepting a place but before the program begins will lose the nonrefundable deposit and any unrecoverable costs. There are no refunds after the start of the program.