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Program Cost Breakdowns for Partner Institutions

POLICIES/COSTS FOR ALL PROGRAMS

  • A $1,000 grant, deducted from the spring semester invoice, is provided to qualified students who enroll for both fall and spring semesters at any IAU program.
  • A $1,250 grant, deducted from the Session C invoice, is provided to qualified students who enroll for both a Session B and Session C summer session at two of IAU's locations (for example: Aix-en-Provence and Barcelona; Tangier and Aix-en-Provence).
  • Students who enroll in a January Term Seminar and the spring semester at one of IAU's locations consecutively are eligible to receive a $2,000 grant credited to their spring semester invoice. In order to be eligible to receive the grant, students must participate in the Early Start Program during the week between the end of the January Term Seminar and the start of the spring semester.
  • Additional student costs include round-trip airfare, any meals not included, visa fees, and personal expenses. For J-Term programs, students should expect to purchase any required course materials.
  • There are additional course fees associated with particular courses/disciplines. See the relevant location and term below for more information.
  • Under certain circumstances, an additional fee for apartments applies. For more information, please contact enroll@iau.edu

Tuition & Program Fees for Academic Year 2023-2024
- Semester
- Early Start Program
- Summer

Tuition & Program Fees for Academic Year 2024-2025
- Semester
- Early Start Program
- J-Term
- Summer

All costs are subject to change.


Tuition & Program Fees for Academic Year 2023-2024

SEMESTER

Aix-en-Provence, France

Fall 2023 Semester Tuition $11,785
Housing*
$4,965
Program Fee** $2,115
Total Cost $18,865

 

Spring 2024 Semester

Tuition $11,785
Housing*
$4,965
Program Fee** $2,115
Total Cost $18,865

Inclusions: Program cost includes tuition for a full load of courses (12-18 credits); housing (either demi-pension homestay with a French host; daily breakfast and six dinners per week OR residence hall/apartment with no meals included)*; orientation; academic resources, textbooks/course materials, media; insurance (health, liability, and repatriation); field study tours; and scheduled cultural activities.

*The above Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 semester program costs do not reflect the cost of semi-independent housing (no meals included). Please inquire at enroll@iau.edu for more information.

Additional Fees:

  • $150 additional fee for courses in the following disciplines, including cross-listed courses: Food, Photography, Wine Studies.
  • Art supply and trip fee for any students enrolled in the Marchutz or Mediterranean Core Art Program
    • Fall 2023: $1,315
    • Spring 2024: $1,315
  • Supply fee for any students not in the Marchutz nor Mediterranean Core Art Program who wish to take a studio art course
    • Fall 2023: $315
    • Spring 2024: $315

Barcelona, Spain



Fall 2023 
Semester

Tuition $10,610
Housing* $4,785
Program Fee** $1,880
Total Cost $17,275




Spring 2024 Semester

Tuition $10,610
Housing* $4,785
Program Fee** $1,880
Total Cost $17,275

 

Inclusions: Program cost includes tuition for a full load of courses (12-18 credits); housing (homestay with a Spanish host with daily breakfast and dinner, apartment accommodations or student residence with no meals); orientation; academic resources, textbooks/course materials, and media; insurance (health, liability, and repatriation); field study tours; and scheduled cultural activities.

Additional Fees:

  • $50 additional fee for courses in the following disciplines, including cross-listed courses: Photography.


Florence, Italy



Fall 2023 Semester
Tuition $10,610
Housing* $4,785
Program Fee** $1,880
Total Cost $17,275

 


Spring 2024 Semester
Tuition $10,610
Housing* $4,785
Program Fee** $1,880
Total Cost $17,275

 

Inclusions: Program cost includes tuition for a full load of courses (12-18 credits); housing (homestay with an Italian host with daily breakfast and dinner or apartment accommodations with no meals); orientation, academic resources, textbooks/course materials, and media; insurance (health, liability, and repatriation); field study tours; and scheduled cultural activities.

Additional Fees:

  • $150 additional fee for courses in the following disciplines, including cross-listed courses: Studio Art, Photography, Wine Studies.

Madrid, Spain

Fall 2023 Semester Tuition $10,820
Housing* $5,470
Program Fee** $1,480
Total Cost $17,770

 

Spring 2024 Semester Tuition $10,820
Housing* $5,470
Program Fee** $1,480
Total Cost $17,770


Inclusions: Program cost includes tuition for a full load of courses (12-18 credits); housing (homestay with a Spanish host with daily breakfast and dinner or residence hall accommodations with no meals; orientation; academic resources, textbooks/course materials, and media; insurance (health, liability, and repatriation); field study tours; and scheduled cultural activities.

Additional Fees:

  • Additional fee for courses in the following disciplines, including cross-listed courses: Photography and Wine Studies.

Virtual Global Programs

Semester credits Tuition & Program Fees
3 credits $1,425
6 credits $2,220




EARLY START PROGRAM

Semester students in Aix-en-Provence, France; Barcelona, Spain; Madrid, Spain; or Florence, Italy are invited to join IAU for an optional week-long early-start program before their fall or spring semester abroad.

Fall 2023 Tuition $800
Housing $370
Program Fee $160
Total Cost $1,330

Spring 2024 Tuition $800
Housing $370
Program Fee $160
Total Cost $1,330

Inclusions: Program cost includes tuition for the 1-credit language course; housing; insurance for one additional week; activities; and transportation.


SUMMER 2024

Aix-en-Provence, France:

3 weeks /1 course

6 weeks /2 courses

6 weeks /3 courses
Internship
8 weeks /2 courses
Tuition $3,215 $5,485 $6,705 $5,485
Housing* (All Types) $1,475 $2,245 $2,245 $3,035
Program Fee $570 $940 $940 $1,040
Total Cost $5,260 $8,670 $9,890 $9,560
Additional fees for Aix-en-Provence:
  • $150  additional fee for courses in the following disciplines, including cross-listed courses: Food, Photography, Wine Studies. 
  • $315 (Summer 2023 and 2024) -  any students not in the Marchutz Core Art Program who wish to take a studio art course 
  • $405 (Summer 2023 and 2024) - art supply and trip fee for any students enrolled in the Marchutz Core Art Program 

Barcelona, Spain: 

3 weeks /1 course

6 weeks /2 courses

6 weeks /3 courses
Internship
8 weeks /2 courses
Tuition $2,660 $4,500 $6,040 $4,500
Housing* (All Types) $1,340 $1,890 $1,890 $2,795
Program Fee $685 $1,050 $1,050 $1,100
Total Cost $4,685 $7,440 $8,980 $8,395
Additional Fees for Barcelona:
  • $50 additional fee for courses in the following disciplines, including cross-listed courses: Photography. 

Madrid, Spain:

6 weeks /2 courses

6 weeks /3 courses
Internship
6 weeks /3 courses
Tuition $4,580 $6,160 $4,580
Housing* (All Types) $2,160 $2,160 $2,160
Program Fee $900 $900 $900
Total Cost $7,640 $9,220 $7,640
Additional Fees for Madrid:
  • $150 additional fee for courses in the following disciplines, including cross-listed courses: Studio Art, Photography, Wine Studies. 

Florence, Italy: 
4 weeks/2 courses
Tuition $5,760
Housing* (All Types) $1,530
Program Fee $1,220
Total Cost $8,510
Additional Fees for Florence:
  • $150 additional fee for courses in the following disciplines, including cross-listed courses: Studio Art, Photography, Wine Studies. 

Inclusions: Program cost includes tuition; housing (meal inclusions and accommodation styles vary by location*); student life and wellness fees; orientation; academic resources, textbooks/course materials, and media; insurance (health, liability, and repatriation); field study tours; and scheduled cultural activities.

*Meal inclusions by location: 
Aix-en-Provence, France: 
- Demi-pension homestay: daily breakfast and six dinners per week
- Semi-independent homestay: no meals included (NOTE: The cost of this housing option varies, please contact enroll@iau.edu for more information.)
- Student residence apartments: no meals included 


Barcelona, Spain:
- Homestay: daily breakfast and dinners
- Apartment accommodations: no meals 
- Student residence: no meals

Madrid, Spain:
- Homestay: daily breakfast and dinners
- Residence hall accommodations: no meals

Florence, Italy:
- Apartment accommodations: no meals
 

Virtual Global Programs

Summer credits Tuition & Program Fees
3 credits $1,250
6 credits $1,800


Tuition & Program Fees for Academic Year 2024-2025

SEMESTER

Locations:  
  • Aix-en-Provence, France 
  • Barcelona, Spain 
  • Madrid, Spain 
  • Florence, Italy 

Fall 2024 Semester Tuition $12,370
Housing* $5,365
Program Fee $2,115
Total Cost $19,850

Spring 2025 Semester Tuition $12,370
Housing* $5,365
Program Fee $2,115
Total Cost $19,850


Inclusions:
 Program cost includes tuition for a full load of courses (12-18 credits); housing (meal inclusions and accommodation styles vary by location*); student and wellness fees; orientation; academic resources, textbooks/course materials, media; insurance and admin fees (health, liability, and repatriation); field study tours; and scheduled cultural activities. 

*Meal inclusions by location:
Aix-en-Provence, France: 

- Demi-pension homestay: daily breakfast and six dinners per week
- Semi-independent homestay: no meals included (NOTE: The cost of this housing option varies, please contact enroll@iau.edu for more information.)
- Student residence apartments: no meals included 


Barcelona, Spain:
- Homestay: daily breakfast and dinners
- Apartment accommodations: no meals 
- Student residence: no meals

Madrid, Spain:
- Homestay: daily breakfast and dinners
- Residence hall accommodations: no meals

Florence, Italy:
- Apartment accommodations: no meals


Additional Fees for the Aix-en-Provence, France Program Location: 
  • For students enrolled in the Marchutz Core Art Program or Mediterranean Core Art Program, there are additional fees to cover the cost of supplies and trips:
        Fall 2024: $1,500
        Spring 2025: $1,500

  • For any students not in the Marchutz nor Mediterranean Core Art Program but who wish to take a studio art course, there is an additional supply fee:

        Fall 2024: $350
        Spring 2025:
 $350

Virtual Global Experiences

Term 3 credits 6 credits
Fall 2024 Program Cost $1,500 $2,330
Spring 2025 Program Cost $1,500 $2,330

 


 

EARLY START PROGRAM

Semester students in Aix-en-Provence, France, Barcelona, Spain, Madrid, Spain, and Florence, Italy are invited to join IAU for an optional week-long Early Start Program before their fall or spring semester abroad.  

Fall 2024 Semester Tuition $840
Housing $400
Activity Fee $180
Total Cost $1,420

Spring 2025 Semester Tuition $840
Housing $400
Activity Fee $180
Total Cost $1,420


Inclusions:
 Program cost includes tuition for the 1-credit language course; housing; insurance for one additional week; activities; and transportation.



J-TERM
Traveling Seminars 2025

Multi-Country Traveling Seminars
Tuition $4,270
Program Fee $2,380
Total Cost $6,650


Inclusions: 
Program cost includes tuition; lodging; daily breakfast; some group lunches and/or dinners; intra-program transportation; entrances/fees for all scheduled cultural activities and academic visits; orientation; and insurance (health, liability, and repatriation).

NOTE: Students should expect to purchase any required course materials, which are not included in program costs.


SUMMER 2025

Aix-en-Provence, France:


3 weeks /1 course

6 weeks /2 courses

6 weeks /3 courses
Internship
8 weeks /2 courses
Tuition $3,380 $5,760 $7,040 $5,760
Housing* (All Types) $1,475 $2,295 $2,295 $3,035
Program Fee $745 $1,220 $1,220 $1,320
Total Cost $5,600 $9,275 $10,555 $10,115


Barcelona, Spain: 


3 weeks /1 course

6 weeks /2 courses

6 weeks /3 courses
Internship
8 weeks /2 courses
Tuition $3,380 $5,760 $7,040 $5,760
Housing* (All Types) $1,475 $2,295 $2,295 $3,035
Program Fee $745 $1,220 $1,220 $1,320
Total Cost $5,600 $9,275 $10,555 $10,115


Madrid, Spain:


6 weeks /2 courses

6 weeks /3 courses
Tuition $5,760 $7,040
Housing* (All Types) $2,295 $2,295
Program Fee $1,220 $1,220
Total Cost $9,275 $10,555


Florence, Italy: 

4 weeks/2 courses
Tuition $5,760
Housing* (All Types) $1,530
Program Fee $1,220
Total Cost $8,510



Inclusions: Program cost includes tuition; housing (meal inclusions and accommodation styles vary by location*); student life and wellness fees; orientation; academic resources, textbooks/course materials, and media; insurance (health, liability, and repatriation); field study tours; and scheduled cultural activities.

*Meal inclusions by location: 
Aix-en-Provence, France: 
- Demi-pension homestay: daily breakfast and six dinners per week
- Semi-independent homestay: no meals included (NOTE: The cost of this housing option varies, please contact enroll@iau.edu for more information.)
- Student residence apartments: no meals included 


Barcelona, Spain:
- Homestay: daily breakfast and dinners
- Apartment accommodations: no meals 
- Student residence: no meals

Madrid, Spain:
- Homestay: daily breakfast and dinners
- Residence hall accommodations: no meals

Florence, Italy:
- Apartment accommodations: no meals


Additional Fees for the Aix-en-Provence, France Program Location:
  • For students enrolled in the Marchutz Core Art Program, there are additional fees to cover the cost of supplies and trips: 
        Summer 2025: $450 

  • For any students not in the Marchutz Core Art Program but who wish to take a studio art course, there is an additional supply fee: 
        Summer 2025: $350 

 


 

All costs subject to change