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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for UMass: France: Paris: Univ. Paris VII (Diderot).

Fall Budget Sheet for UMass: France: Paris: Univ. Paris VII (Diderot)
Budget Item In-State UMass Amherst Out-of-State UMass Amherst Non-UMass
Education Abroad Fee *   $850.00 $850.00 $850.00
Education Abroad Application Fee *   $50.00 $50.00 $50.00
Billable subtotal:  $900.00 $900.00 $900.00
UMass Paris Program Fee   $15,192.00 $15,192.00 $16,880.00
Airfare   $1,200.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00
Visa/Residence Fees   $300.00 $300.00 $300.00
Passport Fees   $135.00 $135.00 $135.00
Meals   $1,400.00 $1,400.00 $1,400.00
Books/Study Materials   $300.00 $300.00 $300.00
Educational Travel   $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Personal Expenses   $2,000.00 $2,000.00 $1,800.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $21,527.00 $21,527.00 $23,015.00
Total: $22,427.00 $22,427.00 $23,915.00
  • The exchange rate is estimated at 1€ = $1.17 as of August 2017. Be aware that the exchange rate is subject to change. For the most current exchange rate, visit
  • Items marked as “Billable” are paid to UMass.
  • Non- UMass students do not pay the Education Abroad fee nor the UMass application fee.  These fees are included in the program cost for non-UMass participants.  
  • Tuition, fees, housing, medical/life insurance, excursions, social activities, transit pass, on-site director, pre-departure and on-site orientation, airport reception, mobile phone etc. are included in the program fee. Please see the API website for details on what is included. The program fee is subject to change.
  • The visa/residence fees include visa processing costs during pre-departure (Campus France fee and student visa fee paid to your local consulate), and processing fees for your visa upon arrival (OFII timbres).
  • Passport Fees are applicable if applying for a passport for the first time.
  • Costs for travel vary widely depending on choice of destination, accommodations, and frequency of travel.  Plan to add these costs to the above budget.
* Billable item