Study Abroad Fees

The following are fees associated with study abroad and should be included in any budgeting considerations.

All study abroad fees are non-refundable.

Application Fee

Fee: $100

*If an application is withdrawn before the deadline, there will be no fee charged.

Applicable To: UMBC Study Abroad Application

Charge Timeline: Charged when a completed application is submitted by the deadline. This fee may be moved to another study abroad term without additional cost.

Late Application Fee: applications that are received after the posted deadline will be charged an additional $100 late application fee. 

Participation Fee

Fee: $300 (not built into program cost)

Applicable To:All study abroad programs EXCEPT UMBC-Faculty Led

Charge Timeline:

  • Applies to students who have accepted and committed to their study abroad program.
  • Fee is charged when students register for their AWAY course and not when the application is being processed.

UMBC Faculty-Led Program Deposit

Deposit: $400 towards the total program fee

Applicable To: UMBC Faculty-Led Programs ONLY

Charge Timeline: Charged after student has accepted and committed to their study abroad program.