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.

Summer 2018 Total Estimated Expenses

3 Weeks

$ 2,295

July 30 - August 17

11 Weeks

$ 7,100

May 29 - August 9

Fall 2018 Total Estimated Expenses

7 Weeks

$ 5,450

September 4 - October 19

8 Weeks

$ 6,095

October 22 - December 13

15 Weeks

$ 10,850

September 4 - December 13

Spring 2019 Total Estimated Expenses

4 Weeks

$ 3,200

January 22 - February 15

8 Weeks

$ 6,100

January 22 - March 15

8 Weeks

$ 6,100

March 27 - May 16

16 Weeks

$ 11,400

January 22 - May 16

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™.