Tuition

Tuition and fees for 2018 will be available by early January. The rates listed below are for summer 2017.

Program Fee$10,820.00

Includes tuition, housing, program-related excursions, and all meals.

Nonrefundable Application Fee$80.00

Recommended Spending Money$900.00

Students are expected to cover expenses such as laundry, personal items, and admissions fees for optional recreational activities.

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 late June/early July.

Financial Aid

Individual applications for financial aid are not accepted. Scholarships are awarded to students who have been identified by community organizations that work in collaboration with Columbia University Pre-College Programs. 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.