Study Abroad in Salzburg, Austria

Study Abroad in Salzburg: Fees

Session/Term Fee
Fall or Spring Semester (with meal allowance) $13,495
Fall or Spring Semester (without meal allowance) $12,395

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 17 semester credits
  • Housing—in a University residence hall or an Austrian homestay
  • Meals—You will be given a meal allowance worth approximately $1,100 to subsidize breakfast and lunch or dinner Monday through Friday. You may request to opt out of the meal allowance for a reduced program fee.
  • Transportation pass—For use on buses in Salzburg for the duration of the program
  • Excursions and day trips including a day trip to Innsbruck in the Austrian Alps and a 3-day excursion to historic Vienna
  • Cultural and social activities—including guided walking tours, Austrian cooking classes, visits to castles, caves and mines, a night at the opera and more
  • Resident Director—to help with any questions or advice you may need while in Salzburg, to help you adjust to a different learning environment and to navigate University policy and procedure
  • Orientation workshops to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area, advise you about living in Salzburg and help you adjust to Austrian culture
  • 2-week German language orientation course available at all levels from Beginner to Advanced to help you to adjust to the Austrian culture and give you some survival German language skills
  • AIFS Office provides study areas, resources and Internet access
  • University services—including use of the library, sports facilities, computer and language lab and access to a broad arts and culture program
  • Comprehensive insurance and assistance package
  • 24-hour emergency telephone service so that you can reach AIFS staff at any time in an urgent situation

Upon Return

  • Official transcript issued by the University of Salzburg will be sent to your home institution on completion of your 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

Flights

  • U.S. to London
  • London to Munich
  • Munich to U.S.

Airport Transfers

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

London Visit

  • 3-day London stopover on the way to campus

Fees by departure city

Atlanta$1,980
Boston$1,880
Buffalo$1,940
Chicago$1,920
Cincinnati$1,860
Dallas$2,120
Denver$2,040
Des Moines$2,000
Detroit$1,940
Houston$1,900
Los Angeles$1,980
Miami$1,960
Minneapolis$2,080
New York/Newark$1,840
Orlando$1,960
Philadelphia$1,880
Phoenix$2,020
Pittsburgh$1,840
Raleigh/Durham$1,900
San Francisco$2,000
Seattle$2,060
St. Louis$1,940
Washington/Dulles$1,880

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