School in China 2018-2019

Program Fees for the School in China* include tuition, health insurance, orientation, excursions, textbooks, and a shared dormitory room with a Chinese roommate**:

Fall or Spring Semester$20,260
Winter Term + Spring Semester
$24,610
Year$40,520

*Middlebury College students pay an additional $1,700 study abroad fee per semester.

**Housing costs between semesters for academic year students are arranged separately and included in the estimated expenses below.

Estimated Out of Pocket Expenses for Beijing
 SemesterWinter Term + SpringYear
Board**$1,615$2,460$6,155
Books & Suppliesincludedincludedincluded
Personal$85$95$610
Airfare (from New York)$1,800$1,800$1,800
Visa*$0$0$150
Total$3,500$4,355

$8,715

 Estimated Out of Pocket Expenses for Hangzhou
 SemesterWinter Term + SpringYear
Board** $1,150$1,675$4,275
Books & Suppliesincludedincludedincluded
Personal$85$95$380
Travel from New York$1,850$1,850$1,850
Visa*$0$0$150
Total$3,085$3,620$6,655
Estimated Out of Pocket Expenses for Kunming
 SemesterWinter Term + SpringYear
Board**$1,380$1,895$5,585
Books & Suppliesincludedincludedincluded
Personal$85$95$380
Travel from New York$2,000$2,000$2,000
Visa$0$0$150
Total$3,465$3,990$8,115

* If visa applications are processed through CIBT, there is no visa fee for single-semester students, otherwise this can cost about $300.

**  For Full Year students, this cost includes the price of staying in the dorms between the two semesters.

***Please note that the "Personal" figure covers some basic necessities (local transportation, cell phone, bank fees, etc.) and does not and is not intended to include students' discretionary spending (e.g. entertainment, fitness and travel).

****All fees subject to change.