Total Estimated Expenses

Below are total estimated costs of registration and personal expenses such as housing, meals, and transportation for each TIEP session.  All costs are approximate and subject to change.

The U.S. government requires international students to submit proof of financial support to receive an F-1 visa for study in the United States.  You must provide a bank statement or letter from a financial institution with the minimum amounts indicated below if you request an I-20 from TIEP.  You may request an I-20 for up to 12 months.  For dependents (spouse or child under 21 years old), add $500 per month per person.

Fall 2017 Total Estimated Expenses

7 Weeks

$ 5,450

September 5 - October 20

8 Weeks

$ 6,095

October 23 - December 14

15 Weeks Most Popular

$ 10,850

September 5 - December 14

Spring 2018 Total Estimated Expenses

4 Weeks

$ 3,200

January 16 - February 9

8 Weeks

$ 6,100

January 16 - March 9

8 Weeks

$ 6,100

March 21 - May 10

16 Weeks Most Popular

$ 11,400

January 16 - May 10

Summer 2018 Total Estimated Expenses

3 Weeks

$ 2,295

July 30 - August 17

4 Weeks

$ 2,950

June 28 - July 25

11 WeeksMost Popular

$ 7,100

May 29 - August 9

MEDICAL INSURANCE    All TIEP students with F-1 and J-1 visas must either show proof of medical insurance or purchase a plan at registration. The plan needs to cover a minimum of $100,000 per sickness or injury.

Please be prepared to pay the registration fee with cash (U.S. currency), a personal check drawn on a U.S. bank, a bank draft in U.S. dollars, traveler’s checks or VISA™/MasterCard™/Discover™/American Express™.