ESTIMATE OF STUDENT EXPENSES FOR THE SPRING 2010
EXTENDED STUDY PROGRAM IN COSTA RICA

The following is an estimate of all student expenses.  It is based on the most current information available from Professor Cardelus and reasoned estimates of necessary expenses. You should not assume that these amounts will be sufficient without careful spending!

A) AMOUNT BILLED BY COLGATE

$    1,420 Lodging and meals
$   1,420 TOTAL BILLED BY COLGATE

B) NECESSARY OUT-OF-POCKET LIVING EXPENSES (NOT BILLED BY COLGATE)

$      850 Roundtriip airfare to San Jose, Costa Rica (included for informational purposes)
        136 Roundtrip taxi to/from airport in San Jose; exit visa ($36)
+      250 Necessary and personal expenses - daily living items, gifts, books
$  1,236 ESTIMATED NECESSARY OUT-OF-POCKET LIVING EXPENSES

TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENSES BEYOND TUITION (A+B)

(A) $  1,420 Amount billed by Colgate
(B)     1,236 Total estimated out-of-pocket expenses
  $2,656 TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENSES

INCREASES IN THE AID "PACKAGE" WILL BE BASED UPON THE ABOVE FIGURES.

10/16/09