Study Abroad in Perth, Australia

Study Abroad in Perth: Fees

Session/Term Fee
Fall or Spring Semester with meals $15,995
Fall or Spring Semester without meals $14,995
Optional Pacific Studies Program in Suva, Fiji +$1,595

Stay for a year and save $1,000
Students enrolling for a full year (two semesters) at the same campus receive an automatic fee reduction of $1,000 toward their second semester fee.

Program Fee Includes:

Pre-Departure

  • Personalized assistance from site specialists on the AIFS Admissions Team in the U.S. to help you prepare for your study abroad experience, answer questions about the academic program, provide course syllabi and assist with the student visa process
  • Pre-departure resources including online course descriptions, an information handbook and an online AIFS account to help you manage your application and pre-departure materials
  • Student networking resources allow you to connect with other students who will be going on your program, as well as AIFS alumni who can provide first-hand information and advice on what to expect

On-Site

  • Tuition Up to 16 semester credits (in Australia)
  • Housing in a double room in a University apartment
  • Meals A meal allowance valued at approximately $1,000 is included to subsidize the cost of purchasing groceries
  • Transportation AIFS students receive a public transportation subsidy when in Perth
  • Overseas student health charge (required by the Australian government)
  • Excursions and social events The AIFS Resident Director and Murdoch University arrange a program of social and cultural events during the semester including excursions to Fremantle, Cottesloe Beach, Caversham Wildlife Park and others
  • AIFS Resident Director and student services support staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while in Australia and to help you to adjust to a different learning environment
  • Orientation program to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area, advise you about living in Perth and help you adjust to Australian culture
  • Volunteer opportunities AIFS students can volunteer and take part in community projects when in Perth
  • University services including use of the library, sports facilities, computer lab and access to a broad arts and culture program
  • Comprehensive insurance and assistance package
  • 24-hour emergency telephone service allows you to reach AIFS staff at any time in an urgent situation

Upon Return

  • Official transcript issued by Murdoch University
  • Certificate of Completion issued by the University of the South Pacific, Fiji for students taking the optional Pacific Studies Program
  • Re-entry materials and support upon return to the U.S. to help you make the transition back to life after your study abroad experience
  • Alumni network and career development opportunities on the AIFS Alumni Advocate and AIFS Alumni Ambassador Programs

Optional Components

Please note fee does not include the non-refundable application fee and $250 refundable damage deposit. Students not selecting the AIFS Flight Package are responsible for arranging their own flights according to the most up-to-date itinerary.

AIFS Program with Optional Round-Trip Flights and Airport Transfers

For your convenience, AIFS will arrange your round-trip airfare (including all fuel surcharges, taxes and fees), meet you at the arrival airport(s) and provide transportation to and from the program site on scheduled arrival and departure dates.

Fall or Spring Semester Fees With Optional Pacific Studies Program

Flights

  • U.S. to Fiji
  • Fiji to Perth
  • Perth to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to Hotel
  • Hotel to Airport
  • Airport to Campus
  • Campus to Airport

Fees by departure city

Atlanta$3,340
Boston$3,260
Buffalo$3,200
Charlotte$3,220
Chicago$3,180
Cincinnati$3,260
Columbus$3,360
Dallas$3,160
Denver$3,200
Des Moines$3,220
Detroit$3,220
Houston$3,200
Los Angeles$2,920
Miami$3,140
Minneapolis$3,220
New York$3,180
Orlando$3,260
Philadelphia$3,200
Phoenix$3,080
Pittsburgh$3,260
Raleigh/Durham$3,260
San Francisco$3,200
Seattle$3,100
St. Louis$3,200
Washington$3,360

The optional flight package prices listed are subject to change and will be confirmed at time of invoicing. (Program fee is guaranteed.)


Fall or Spring Semester Fees Without Optional Pacific Studies Program

Flights

  • U.S. to Perth
  • Perth to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to Campus
  • Campus to Airport

Fees by departure city

Atlanta$3,340
Boston$3,260
Buffalo$3,200
Charlotte$3,220
Chicago$3,180
Cincinnati$3,260
Columbus$3,360
Dallas$3,160
Denver$3,200
Des Moines$3,220
Detroit$3,220
Houston$3,200
Los Angeles$2,920
Miami$3,140
Minneapolis$3,220
New York$3,180
Orlando$3,260
Philadelphia$3,200
Phoenix$3,080
Pittsburgh$3,260
Raleigh/Durham$3,260
San Francisco$3,200
Seattle$3,100
St. Louis$3,200
Washington$3,360

The optional flight package prices listed are subject to change and will be confirmed at time of invoicing. (Program fee is guaranteed.)