Program Costs: Japan

Japan Costs: 2012/13

Expense Expense Type Semester Year
Program Fee* Billed by Brown $21404 $42808
Brown Student Health Insurance** Billed by Brown $2861 $2861
Housing Fee
(housing/some meals)
Billed by Columbia $5500 $11000
Estimated Airfare Direct Student Cost $1500 $1500

Estimated Additional Food
($1200-4000 per semester)

Direct Student Cost $4000 $8000
Estimated Daily Living Expenses
Direct Student Cost $2400 $4800
Estimated Local Transport Direct Student Cost $460 $920

*Program Fee: The program fee covers tuition and related academic programming.

**Health Insurance: Students will be billed automatically for Brown Student Health Insurance, unless an online “Health Insurance Waiver Form” is completed by June 1st for Fall and Full year programs or January 1st for Spring programs. You will receive a Student Health Insurance Plan information packet, which will include instructions on how to waive the insurance online if you have other comparable insurance in place.