Study Abroad in Stellenbosch, South Africa

Program Fees - January Term 2020

AIFS All-Inclusive Program Fee: $4,595

  • Tuition 3 semester credits
  • Housing and Meals in Stellenbosch in a single room in a shared student residence on campus. Students will have access to kitchen facilities to prepare food. While travelling the Photography Program students will stay in student lodges with breakfast and dinner included. The South African Wine Making Program includes 6 meals (lunch or dinner) at vineyards and wine farms during tastings
  • Cultural and Social Activities a guided sightseeing tour, visits to sites such as Table Mountain, Robben Island, the Cape of Good Hope and group meals are designed to give visiting students a deeper understanding of South Africa’s history and culture
  • Welcome Meal and Orientation to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area and advise you about your stay
  • 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 Support Staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while in South Africa. AIFS operates a 24-hour emergency telephone service so that local staff can always be reached in an emergency situation. International office staff and Stellenbosch University academics will accompany you on academic visits during these programs
  • Official Transcript On completion of your program a transcript issued by Stellenbosch University will be sent to your home institution

Optional Components

  • AIFS Flight Package (see below)

Please note fee does not include the nonrefundable $95 application fee. 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


  • U.S. to Cape Town
  • Cape Town to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to Campus
  • Campus to Airport

Fees by departure city

Des Moines$1,800
Los Angeles$1,860
New York/Newark$1,760
San Francisco$1,860
St. Louis$1,800

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