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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for UMass: Australia: Melbourne: Deakin Univ. Burwood.

Fall Budget Sheet for UMass: Australia: Melbourne: Deakin Univ. Burwood
Budget Item In-State UMass Amherst Out-of-State UMass Amherst
Program Fee *   $8,300.00 $12,500.00
Education Abroad Fee *   $850.00 $850.00
Education Abroad Application Fee *   $50.00 $50.00
Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) Insurance *   $300.00 $300.00
Deakin Beach Welcome (Refundable) *   $80.00 $80.00
Billable subtotal:  $9,580.00 $13,780.00
Airfare   $2,200.00 $2,200.00
Visa/Residence Fees   $400.00 $400.00
Housing   $4,000.00 $4,000.00
Meals   $1,500.00 $1,500.00
Educational Excursion   $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $9,100.00 $9,100.00
Total: $18,680.00 $22,880.00

*Billable Items on UMass Amherst Bursar's Bill include: Program Fee (tuition & fees, Deakin orientation, airport pickup), Australian Insurance-OSHC, Education Abroad Fee, & Deakin Beach Welcome.

Student responsible for: Accommodation (housing arrangements & costs), Meals, RT airfare, Passport & Visa, local travel, personal expenses (books, supplies, vacation week expenses, misc), educational excursions. For example, Personal Expenses & Excursions vary from US$1500 - $3000. such as a one-week trip to New Zealand or northern Australia.

AUD $ 9820 plus AUD $ 350 OSHC (Health Insurance) for Fall 2018 (fees above in US$ according to exchange rates August 2017)
Study Abroad Tuition at Deakin is based upon their Study Abroad Fee for either 4 units (classes) or 3 units (AUD $ 7365 - reduced fee for minimum full-time enrollment). The Exchange Scholarship is offered to select students as openings are available. Please see the Australian IPO Advisor to see if scholarships are available. Note: The Exchange Scholarship cannot be used in conjunction with the 3-units discount.
Fall 2018: Three Exchange Scholarships Available.

Deakin Beach Welcome is optional, but IPO strongly encourages students to participate as part of their mandatory orientation program.  Students who choose not to participate should send an email to their Advisor in order to have this fee refunded.

* Billable item