UC Davis Summer Abroad

Announcements

Status: Not Offered in 2018

Palaces of the Gods—South India

Financial Aid and Scholarships

If you are eligible for financial aid, it can be used towards all UC Davis Summer Abroad programs. Learn more about financial aid and scholarships.

Program Fees

Program fees do not include airfare and other expenses; see expenses table and "Fee Notes" below.

Fees paid to UC Davis
prior to departure

UC Student

Non-UC Student

Summer Abroad Fee
(includes non-refundable deposit)

 $1000

 $1000

Course Fee
UC: $273/unit x 8.0 units;
Non-UC: $340/unit x 8.0 units

 $2184

 $2720

Accommodation and Services Abroad Fee - covers accommodations and group excursions; coverage for meals varies widely by program. For details on this program see "Fee Notes" below.

$2087

$2087

Summer Campus Fee

 $302.92

 $302.92

Total Fees

 $5573.92

 $6109.92

Estimated Personal Expenses

Estimates are provided for financial aid and planning purposes; actual expenses vary.

Estimated expenses paid
directly by student as incurred

UC Student

Non-UC Student

Roundtrip Airfare (estimated from SFO)

~$1800

~$1800

Meals (not provided by program)

~$497

~$497

Other program-related expenses (i.e., passport, visa, entry fees, course books)

~$360

~$360

Total Estimated Personal Expenses

~$2657

~$2657

Estimated Total Cost

Does not include personal side trips, gifts, entertainment expenses, etc.

Costs per student

UC Student

Non-UC Student

Total fees

 $5573.92

 $6109.92

Total estimated personal expenses

~$2657

~$2657

Total fees + estimated expenses

~$8230.92

~$8766.92

Fee Notes
  • UC Davis Course Fee is subject to Regental, legislative, and gubernatorial action and may change without notice
  • Accommodations and Services Abroad Fee is subject to change based on fluctuating exchange rates and unexpected changes in activities
  • Campus policy dictates that study abroad and other off-campus programs are not exempt from the UC Davis Summer Campus Fee, which covers services/initiatives such as the Student Health Center, Counseling and Psychological Services, Unitrans, Recreation, etc. Students have access to these services during the entire special summer session period
  • Program Fees include:
  • Hotel accommodations in shared rooms
  • Travel from Chennai to Pondicherry
  • Group transportation for program activities and field trips
  • Entrance and other fees for program activities
  • Guest lectures, cultural activities, materials for cultural activities
  • Welcome breakfast, dinner, and select group meals
  • Lonely Planet guidebook for South India
  • HTH health insurance
  • Program Fees do not include:
  • Estimated personal expenses outlined in the table above
  • Personal travel during and outside of program dates
  • Entertainment expenses including alcoholic beverages, and personal purchases
  • Out-of-pocket expenses for medical and other emergencies
  • Uncovered medical expenses for special needs
  • Visit the Student Finances and Cancellation Policy pages for information about financial aid and cancellation policies
  • The tuition, fees, and charges posted here are estimates based on currently approved amounts. These figures may not be final. Actual tuition, fees, and charges are subject to change by the Regents of the University of California and could be affected by State funding reductions. Accordingly, final approved levels (and thus a student’s final balance due) may differ from the amounts shown. The amounts shown here represent, for planning purposes, estimates of the Per Unit rate for Summer 2017.  Actual charges for 2016-17 have yet to be determined by the Regents of the University of California and are not yet available at this time.  Final figures are subject to change and may differ from the amount shown.