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Semester at SCSU Costs

One of the biggest questions students face when deciding to study abroad is the cost of the program. Please find the cost estimate for the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 semesters below.

The Semester at SCSU cost includes:

  • tuition (tuition is waived if exchange)
  • fees
  • housing
  • meal plan
  • mandatory health insurance
  • orientation
  • airport pick up
  • student support services
  • programming/events
All costs below are in USD and credits are U.S. credits. All Semester at SCSU students are mandated to carry university provided insurance. Insurance estimates for the upcoming term are subject to change. Fall 2021 is $800.00 and the Academic year is $1,650.00 (All costs are subject to change).

The following costs are not included in the package price:

  • personal expenses
  • books
  • supplies
  • Online differential tuition
  • course specific fees
  • any additional costs associated with residential halls such as linens, refrigerator rentals, etc.

Fall 2021

Fall 2020 costs

Program 

Program Cost 

Insurance Cost 

Total Cost 

Exchange (tuition waived)  $6,200.00 $800.00 $7,000.00
Fee Paying  $10,550.00 $800.00 $11,350.00
Intensive English Center  $10,850.00 $800.00 $11,650.00

*All costs above are estimates 

Spring 2022

Spring 2021 costs

Program 

Program Cost 

Insurance Cost 

Total Cost 

Exchange (tuition waived)  $6,200.00 $800.00 $7,000.00
Fee Paying  $10,550.00 $800.00 $11,350.00
Intensive English Center  $10,850.00 $800.00 $11,650.00

*All costs above are estimates 

Semester at SCSU Fee

All Semester at SCSU students (exchange, fee-paying and IEC), are charged the $400 Semester at SCSU fee per semester. This fee covers the following expenses:
  • Airport pickup
  • Orientation
  • Cultural Excursions designed for exchange students free of charge such as:
    • Minnesota State Fair
    • Haunted House (Halloween)
    • Mall of America
    • Snow tubing
    • Duluth, Minnesota (Lake Superior)
    • And more!

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