All costs are estimates and subject to the forces of both inflation and the world money market. Many expenses are variable and represent an average anticipated cost. Students are responsible for keeping up-to-date on the value of the U.S. dollar and the currency in the host country.
UMass Amherst Bursar's bill includes: Tuition, mandatory fees, Australian insurance (OSHC), Orientation, Airport Pickup.
Not included: RT airfare; room, meals; internet service, gym membership, personal & misc expenses (laundry, books, local travel, etc),
Accommodations: Some on-campus dormitory spots are available and can be USA $9,000+ (includes single room & full meals). Off-campus, shared housing can be substantially less ($5000-$6000). Self-catered (no meal plan). See www.urbanest.com.au for examples.
Personal & Educational Excursion expenses vary widely: $1500 - $3000 +
Housing On-campus: $5000; Off-campus: $5,200 (estimates only)