Additional Estimated Expenses

We would like to make note of the fact that Veritas provides the following list of estimated expenses as a guide. As each student and program is different, so are the expenses.

The Veritas program cost includes items such as tuition and fees, housing, insurance, and more. Please see specific program descriptions for details.


Books & Supplies

We estimate that students should expect to spend the following amounts on books and course materials:

Summer $50
Semester/Trimester $100
Year $200
South Korea (semester) $150
Italy & France ABSP (semester) $350



Flights are not included in any Veritas program cost . The estimated cost for airfare from the US to each of our arrival cities is listed below.

AFRICA $2000
ASIA $1300
EUROPE $1200

Travel Expenses

Passports and Student Visas are not included and vary by country. The approximate costs are listed below.

Passport (new) $135
Passport (renewal) $110
Student Visa $50-$300
Entrance Fee or Departure Fee $10-$150
Immunizations Varies
Additional Travel Varies


Meals are not included in the following sites. The approximate costs are listed below.

England,  $100/week
Italy $100/week
South Africa $100/week
South Korea  $90/week

Some, not all, meals are included in the following sites. The approximate costs are listed below.

Brazil $50/week
Costa Rica $45/week
Czech Republic $50/week
France $0/week



For each program, we anticipate that students may expect to spend additional funds for incidentals such as toiletries, snacks bought outside the home, taxi and bus fares and other miscellaneous items. Veritas site-specific materials for students may differ from this amount, but this is an estimated amount for budgeting/financial aid purposes.

Chile, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, South Korea $100/week
Brazil, Peru, South Africa, Spain $125/week
England, France, Italy $175/week