Program Fee Includes:
-Tuition for 6-9 credits
-Internship up to 20 hours per week
-Housing in either single homestays with breakfast and dinner provided daily or within shared furnished apartment within the city of Dublin
-CAPA Orientation and walking tour of local neighborhood
-Couch tour of Dublin
-Griffith College orientation
-Full day excursion to Belfast including transportation, tour escort and entrances to the Titanic exhibition
-Medical, travel and accident insurance*
-My Education cultural program
-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 www.myisic.com 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."