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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for CAPA: Ireland: Dublin Internship.

Fall Budget Sheet for CAPA: Ireland: Dublin Internship
Fall Budget Sheet for CAPA: Ireland: Dublin Internship
Budget Item In-State UMass Amherst Out-of-State UMass Amherst
Education Abroad Fee *   $860.00 $860.00
Program Fee *   $13,399.00 $15,399.00
Billable subtotal:  $14,259.00 $16,259.00
Meals   $1,200.00 $1,200.00
Airfare   $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Educational Travel   $1,500.00 $1,500.00
Books/Study Materials   $250.00 $250.00
Visa/Residence Fees   $410.00 $410.00
Personal Expenses   $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $5,360.00 $5,360.00
Total: $19,619.00 $21,619.00
Please note that the program fee is subject to change.

The billable items above will be put on your UMass bursar's bill.

Program Fee Includes:
-Tuition for 12-15 credits
-Internship up to 20 hours per week
-Housing in shared apartment on the Griffith College campus (no more than 5 minute walk to furthest classroom):
two students to a bedroom with own bed, desk and storage; apartment appliances include electric stove, microwave, kettle, refrigerator, toaster, iron, vacuum, television, kitchen tables and sofas; hard-wired internet, laundrey facilities in basement at approx 3 Euro for washing and 2 Euro for drying.
-Airport pickup by Griffith College
-CAPA Orientation and walking tour of local neighborhood
-Griffith College orientation
-Arrival reception
-Midterm dinner
-Full day excursion to Belfast including transportation, tour escort and entrances to the Titanic exhibition
-Departure ceremony

-Medical, travel and accident insurance*
-My Education cultural programs
-CAPA services and support in the U.S. and abroad
including 24 hour emergency on-call support

The non-billable items above are used to help plan and prepare for the program, as well as calculate eligibility for financial aid. Not all students will incur all the expenses listed. All amounts listed are estimates and subject to change depending upon currency fluctuation, reports from past participants and feedback from CAPA’s on-site staff.

Health Insurance: Students receive a certain amount of accidental medical, emergency medical transportation, repatriation of remains, etc. for the duration of the study abroad program through both CAPA  and the UMass Travel Insurance Policy. Students arriving earlier or staying later than the program dates, should consider purchasing an International Student Identity Card (ISIC) at Students are strongly advised to maintain US coverage (usually through a parent policy) and should know procedures to report health care costs to the insurance provider.  Students not covered by parent policy should obtain coverage as suggested in the "Guidelines for Education Abroad."

* Billable item