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Programs : Budget Sheet
The following listing represents the Spring Budget Sheet for Hong Kong Polytechnic University Engineering Exchange.

Spring Budget Sheet for Hong Kong Polytechnic University Engineering Exchange

Budget Item CUA Students
CUAbroad Application Fee * $125.00
CUA Technology Fee * $260.00
Tuition (Semester 2017/2018) * $21,650.00
Program Fee (Exchange) *   $1,250.00
Billable subtotal:  $23,285.00
Airfare   $1,300.00
Meals   $1,750.00
In-Country Transportation   $300.00
Passport & Pictures   $150.00
Personal Expenses   $360.00
Study Supplies   $200.00
Visa Application & Related Expenses   $65.00
Housing & Housing Fees   $850.00
Laundry & Air Conditioning   $117.00
Personal Liability Insurance   $13.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $5,105.00
Total: $28,390.00


Upon acceptance, students will be required to submit a $300 deposit to CUA to secure their place on the program. The deposit is non-refundable, but fully applicable towards the total program fee. Tuition and the remainder of the program fee will be charged to the CUA student account.

What's Included 
  • Tuition
  • PolyU on-site staff support in the International Affairs Office
  • On-site orientation and all pre-departure advising and services in the US
  • Frontier MEDEX international health and emergency evacuation insurance
What's Not Included
  • Round-trip airfare
  • Meals
  • Accommodation costs
  • Passport
  • Visa
  • Personal expenses

Optional or Refundable Charges

  • Additional per night housing charge of 44 HKD ($6US) must be paid by  students if arriving early. 
  • Security deposit: HKD500 (approx. $65US), refunded if no damage
  • Student card security deposit: 390HKD, (approx. $51USD), refunded with return of card


CUAbroad reserves the right to make changes and raise the program fee in light of currency fluctuations or any other unforeseen circumstance.
View the CUAbroad Cancellation and Withdrawal Policy.

Metro Students
Tuition rates and program fees may vary for students enrolled in the CUA Metropolitan School of Professional Studies. Please contact the Office of Education Abroad for more details.
* Billable item