Study Abroad in San Jose, Costa Rica

Program Fees - January Term 2019

AIFS All-Inclusive Program Fee: $2,995

  • Tuition 3 semester credits
  • Housing in a homestay with a Costa Rican family. Internet access is included
  • Meals Daily breakfast and dinner in your homestay
  • Cultural and Social Activities including walking tours, visits to indoor markets and the National Theater
  • Welcome Reception and Orientation to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area and advise you about living in San José
  • Comprehensive Insurance and Assistance Package
  • Personalized Assistance by the AIFS Admissions Team in the U.S. to help you prepare for your study abroad experience
  • Pre-Departure Resources including an information handbook and online AIFS account to help you manage your application and planning
  • On-site Resident Director and Support Staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while in San Josť. AIFS operates a 24-hour emergency telephone service so that local staff can always be reached in an emergency situation
  • Official Transcript On completion of the program a transcript issued by Veritas University will be sent to your home institution

Optional Components

Please note fee does not include the nonrefundable $95 application fee and $250 refundable damage deposit. Students who do not take the optional AIFS Flight Package are responsible for making their way to and from campus by the scheduled program dates.

Program with optional AIFS Flight Package

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. Prices for this option include:

J-term Program Flight Package

Flights

  • U.S. to San Josť
  • San Josť to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to Campus
  • Campus to Airport

Fees by departure city

Atlanta$960
Boston$960
Buffalo$820
Charlotte$1,240
Chicago$780
Cincinnati$1,040
Columbus$920
Dallas$1,060
Denver$1,080
Des Moines$1,080
Detroit$1,020
Houston$760
Los Angeles$920
Miami$580
Minneapolis$1,080
New York/Newark$1,060
Orlando$620
Philadelphia$920
Phoenix$1,020
Pittsburgh$780
Raleigh/Durham$1,120
San Francisco$860
Seattle$1,160
St. Louis$920
Washington/Dulles$700

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