Important Program Dates
Tentative 2018 Program Dates*
6/26/2018 – 7/26/2018
Fees & What’s Included
Policies regarding financial aid and additional study abroad fees vary by campus, so we recommend that you get in touch with your study abroad advisor or financial aid office to determine your school’s financial aid policies for study abroad.
Cost of 2018 Program*
Program Fee for one course (3 credits): $6,300.00
Program fee for two courses (6 credits): $7,400.00
BCA offers a wide variety of services and activities as part of our comprehensive fee, including:
- Accommodation in self catered apartments
- Cultural Activities
- Residential lab in the Giudicarie Valley
- International medical insurance and emergency evacuation services
- Academic transcript
- Pre-departure orientation and services
- On-site Resident Director
Other costs not covered by BCA fee (estimates only):
- Airfare: $1200 – 1500
- Passport: $110
- Meals: $170
- Additional personal expenses: $200 – 300
Upon acceptance into a BCA program, you will be billed a $250 confirmation deposit through the online system for accepted students. This deposit is non-refundable and reserves your place in the program.
BCA awards several $500 scholarships each year for summer students with financial need. See if you are eligible!
Financing Study Abroad
BCA works closely with more than 100 colleges and universities, so we may already know your school’s financial procedure. Please feel free to address financial questions to BCA’s Chief Financial Officer at Finance@BCAStudyAbroad.org or 717-361-6602.
Fees billed to students directly are due prior to departure. If you must defer payment until financial aid disbursement, please contact Finance@BCAStudyAbroad.org. You can pay by personal check, money order or cashier’s check. Please send all payments to:
BCA Study Abroad
50 Alpha Drive
Elizabethtown, PA 17022
BCA charges an administrative fee of $20 for any returned check. We will not release your academic transcripts until all fees (including any additional charges for damages or obligations to the overseas university) are paid in full.
This program requires a minimum number of students in order to operate. If this minimum number of students is not met by the program’s application deadline, you will be notified and a full refund of the application fee will be issued within 5 business days.
*Dates and fees are subject to change.