OTS Costa Rica Budget
Posted on July 9, 2013
Organization for Tropical Studies - Costa Rica
Fall/Spring Semesters 2013-2014
The fees, charges, and expenses shown are estimates provided by the OTS Costa Rica program and are based on current information.
Program Costs to be paid to Wheaton College:
- Wheaton Tuition
- Wheaton Housing
- Wheaton Board
Students are not charged the technology, laundry, or the student activities fee while on a study abroad program. Fees will be billed to students on their regular Wheaton College student account during regular billing cycles (July for Fall semester & December for Spring semester).
Wheaton Confirmation Fee:
All students accepted to a study abroad program will be assessed a $500 non-refundable confirmation fee at the time of final confirmation of study abroad participation.
- Tuition & Fees
- Local Transportation
- Some Recreational Activities
- Field and Office Equipment
- Round-trip airfare on group flight from Boston or New York to Costa Rica
Other Expenses per semester: Students are responsible for the following additional expenses. These are estimates and may change depending on exchange rates, lifestyle, and other factors.
Passport Fees (first time U.S. applicant)
Books & Academic Supplies (estimated)
Lifetime Transcript Fee
$1,000 (variable expense per lifestyle)
Students are responsible for housing and board costs incurred during any scheduled university breaks during or between Semesters.
Program details are subject to change at the discretion of the Center for Global Education.