ESTIMATE OF STUDENT EXPENSES FOR THE FALL 2010
COLGATE STUDY GROUP IN INDIA

The following is an estimate of student expenses beyond tuition and student fees.  The information has been provided with help from the New York State Independent College Consortium for Study in India.


A) AMOUNT BILLED BY COLGATE BEYOND TUITION

$ 2,000 Room and meals at study group site
      150 Books
$ 2,150 TOTAL BILLED BY COLGATE BEYOND TUITION


B) TRANSPORTATION - NOT BILLED BY COLGATE

$1,400 ESTIMATED ROUNDTRIP AIRFARE FROM NEW YORK CITY

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

$ 1,000 Immunizations (estimate)
      450 Local transportation and average one meal per day
$    120 Visa fee
$1,570 TOTAL ESTIMATED NECESSARY OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES - Not billed by Colgate


D) PERSONAL EXPENSES - NOT BILLED BY COLGATE

$     985 Personal expenses such as gifts, toiletries, film, entertainment and any personal travel.


TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENSES BEYOND TUITION (A+B+C+D)

(A) $ 2,150 Amount billed by Colgate beyond tuition and fees
(B)    1,400 Transportation to study group site (estimate provided for budgetary purposes)
(C+D) +2,555 Total estimated out-of-pocket and personal expenses-group average
  $ 6,105 TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENSES BEYOND TUITION
  - 6,080 Minus on-campus room and board ($5,095) and on-campus expenses ($985) according to the Financial Aid Office
  $     25 TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENSES BEYOND AN ON-CAMPUS SEMESTER

NOTE  THAT SOME OF THESE EXPENSES ARE BASED ON ESTIMATES AND SHOULD BE VIEWED AS SUCH.  DO NOT ASSUME THAT THESE AMOUNTS WILL BE SUFFICIENT WITHOUT CAREFUL SPENDING.

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

3/26/10