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The following listing represents the Fall Budget Sheet for UMass: Argentina: CAPA Buenos Aires Internship.

Fall Budget Sheet for UMass: Argentina: CAPA Buenos Aires Internship
Fall Budget Sheet for UMass: Argentina: CAPA Buenos Aires Internship
Budget Item In-State UMass Amherst Out-of-State UMass Amherst
Program Fee *   $11,999.00 $13,999.00
Education Abroad Fee *   $850.00 $850.00
Education Abroad Application Fee *   $50.00 $50.00
Billable subtotal:  $12,899.00 $14,899.00
Airfare   $1,500.00 $1,500.00
Passport Fees   $150.00 $150.00
Meals   $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Books/Study Materials   $250.00 $250.00
Local Transportation   $400.00 $400.00
Personal Expenses   $850.00 $850.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $4,150.00 $4,150.00
Total: $17,049.00 $19,049.00
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 single homestay with shared bathroom, half-board (breakfast and dinner), utilities and linens included. **Laundry not included
- A full-day excursion to an estancia (Argentine cattle ranch), including transportation by private coach, a guided visit, and lunch
- A Tango show and lesson pass for a few classes (semesters only)
- A 48 hour pass for a hop on, hop off city bus tour of Buenos Aires
-Local bus pass
-Medical, travel and accident insurance*
-My Education cultural program
-CAPA services and support in the U.S. and abroad

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