Tuition & Fees

Detailed Breakdown of Costs


Program Cost

$2,290.00 per session

See cost breakdown

Course Tuition$2,144.00 per session

Includes course tuition, supervision, extracurricular and co-curricular programming, and lunch.

Activities Fee$51.00 per session

Covers midday extracurricular activities and Columbia ID card.

Health Service Fee$95.00 per session

Grants access to Urgent Care at the University's Health Service facility during hours of operation. Fees for medicine and tests, if needed, are not included. The health service fee is not health insurance; all students are expected to have insurance coverage.

Application fee and course materials are not included in the program cost (see below).

Application Fee

Students are required to pay a nonrefundable $80.00 application fee.

Course Materials

Students should budget approximately $50 for books and course materials. Some curricular options may require additional materials.

Deposit & Balance Due

In order to secure a place in the program, a $1,000.00 nonrefundable deposit, credited toward tuition, is due upon notification of acceptance to the program. A bill for the balance due will be issued to the student's Columbia University email address in July.

Financial Aid

Financial aid funding is not available for this program for summer 2017. Students are advised to check with their guidance counselors for information on securing financial assistance from outside sources.

Prices are subject to Board of Trustee approval and may change.