Study Abroad in Viña del Mar, Chile

Study Abroad in Viña del Mar: Fees

Session/Term Fee
Spanish Language, Business and Latin American Studies $11,495
Spanish Lanuage and Couses with Local Students $11,995

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 15 semester credits
  • Housing with a Chilean homestay family or in a shared student apartment
  • Meals breakfast, lunch and dinner every day in your homestay. Meals are not provided in the apartment option
  • Day trips including Isla Negra to visit a former home of Chilean Nobel laure-ate Pablo Neruda, Pomaire - a former indigenous settlement, Chile’s capital city of Santiago and Valparaíso which was recently granted UNESCO World Heritage status
  • Transportation pass for use on the local transportation system
  • Cultural and social activities such as walking tours, welcome breakfast, visits to local museums, language exchange with Chilean students and farewell dinner
  • Resident Director and student services support staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while in Chile
  • Orientation workshops to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area, advise you about living in Chile and help you to adjust to the culture
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • International Office where you can find support staff and other resources to assist you during your stay
  • University services including libraries, cafeterias and gym facilities
  • 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 the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez. One official copy will be sent to the student’s home Institution
  • 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 Santiago
  • Santiago to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to Campus
  • Campus to Airport

Fees by departure city

Atlanta$1,600
Boston$1,520
Buffalo$1,740
Charlotte$1,860
Chicago$2,040
Cincinnati$1,620
Columbus$1,540
Dallas$1,720
Denver$1,620
Des Moines$1,680
Detroit$1,840
Houston$1,560
Los Angeles$1,540
Miami$1,340
Minneapolis$1,580
New York$1,380
Orlando$1,240
Philadelphia$1,760
Phoenix$1,760
Pittsburgh$1,660
Raleigh/Durham$1,940
San Francisco$1,320
Seattle$1,580
St. Louis$1,660
Washington$1,260

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