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Tuition and Study Abroad Costs for Florence Italy Bachelor's Degree 

Undergraduate Degree Program 2014-2015 Semester Tuition, Housing and Other Fees

The estimated fees listed below are for the 2014-2015 academic year. The full-time study abroad tuition rate allows undergraduate students to take 12-16 credits. Study abroad bachelor’s degree students taking more than 16 credits will be charged the per-semester-hour rate for each credit over 16. All fees outlined below are per semester (two semesters per academic year) unless otherwise stated. Costs are shown in United States Dollars and Euros.

Estimated Cost of Undergraduate Semester 2014-2015:

Housing for Students Studying Abroad in ItalyUndergraduate students earning their Bachelor's degree through the Marist four-year degree program in Florence Italy will be housed in apartments arranged by Marist LdM. All undergraduate students enrolled in the study abroad program will live in the center of the city of Florence, Italy.  Housing for Marist Lorenzo de Medici students studying abroad is guaranteed for all four years.

All apartments are equipped with kitchens for students to prepare meals. As part of each undergraduate students orientation to the study abroad program they will be taught how to shop in the central market and cook by an Italian chef.  Students studying abroad in Florence can choose to be on lunch plan for an additional fee.


US Dollars


Tuition and Fees

Estimated Budget for food*



TOTAL COST $33,010 €23,868.41

*includes optional lunch meal plan

Florence Italy Bachelor's Degree Tuition:

  US Dollars Euros
Full Time Enrollment
(12-16 credit hours)
$10,480.00 €7,577.73
Part Time Enrollment
(average class = 3 credits,
rate determined by Marist main campus)
$634/credit €458.42/credit
Over 16 Credit Enrollment $634/credit €458.42/credit


Housing Fees For Florence Italy Study Abroad Program:

  US Dollars Euros
Double Occupancy Room $3,500.00 €2,529.81
Single Occupancy Room $6,000.00 €4,336.82


Additional Study Abroad Fees:

  US Dollars Euros
Application Fee* $50.00 €36.14
Activity Fee $230.00 €166.31
Health Insurance $225.00 €162.63
Orientation Fee* (Freshmen) $500.00 €361.40
Orientation Fee* (Transfers) $200.00 €144.61
Lunch Meal Plan
(66 meal vouchers/semester)
$525.00 €379.47

* One time fee

Miscellaneous Study Abroad Expenses:

  US Dollars Euros
Transcript Fee $5.00 €3.61
Readmission Fee $75.00 €54.21
Lost or Replacement Key Fee $65.00 €46.98
Returned Check Fee $15.00 €10.84
Wire Fee (cost of any wire payments) $25.00 €18.07

Note: The fees listed above are for the 2014-2015 Academic year. All fees are subject to change for subsequent years and may do so without notice. In addition to the fees listed above, students participating in the Bachelor's Degree Program may incur additional fees, not payable to Marist College, for items such as airline tickets, course supplies, books and personal expenses. A sample out-of-pocket budget is provided below. Please note these are estimates and can vary depending on each student's lifestyle and needs.  

Estimated Out of Pocket Expenses for Studying Abroad:

  US Dollars Euros
Transportation (plane travel, buses, taxis, etc.) $1,700.00 €1,228.77
Documents (passport, visa, permesso, etc.) $280.00 €202.39
Course Supplies (books, materials, etc.) $850.00 €614.61
Meals (self-prepared, per semester) $2,000.00 €1,445.61
Misc. (laundry, mail, etc.) $500.00 €361.40