Program Fees

Summer 2018 Fees
$5,550 before 1/15 early deposit deadline
$5,800 by 3/15 final payment deadline
Application submitted by January 15:  $250 discount*
Program fees due March 20**
* The deposit is $250 towards the program fees (non-refundable). It is then deducted from the remainder of the program fees (all applicable discounts will appear on final invoice). There is an additional refundable damage deposit of $250 that is not included in program fees.
** The program fee due date will be deferred for the amount of financial aid to be received. Any remaining balance not covered by aid is due by the deadline noted above.
To download a detailed Program Fees Breakdown and a Sample Budget please click on the links below:
What is included in program fees?
  • 6 credits of tuition at the Florence University of the Arts
  • Full use of FUA facilities 
  • Double occupancy housing (2 students/bedroom), typically in student apartments
  • On-site orientation and emergency support 
  • All ground transportation for host country excursions 
  • Double-occupancy accommodation (with breakfast included) in tourist-class hotels during any overnight group travel. 
  • All admission fees to museums and cultural institutions visited with the group 
  • All guide fees for group trips and excursions 
  • Airport pickup and transfer from Florence Airport (if you arrive on the designated time). All airport transfers when travelling with the group
  • Medical insurance for overseas medical expense (up to $200,000 in expenses), accidental death or medical evacuation / repatriation 
  • Use of a GSM cell phone handset
What is not included in program fees?
  • Airfare from the US to Florence
  • Foreign Visas
  • Textbooks 
  • Any specific course lab fees
  • Student meals, except as noted above 
  • Personal expenses and travel 
  • Cost of cell phone calls