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Programs : Budget Sheet

The following listing represents the Spring Budget Sheet for Sophia University.

Spring Budget Sheet for Sophia University
Spring Budget Sheet for Sophia University
Budget Item Exchange (Outgoing)
CUAbroad Application Fee * $130.00
CUA Technology Fee * $260.00
Tuition (Semester 2018/2019) * $22,520.00
Program Fee (Exchange) *   $1,500.00
Billable subtotal:  $24,410.00
Airfare   $1,600.00
Housing & Housing Fees   $3,000.00
In-Country Transportation   $300.00
Meals   $1,500.00
National Health Insurance   $90.00
Personal Expenses   $600.00
Study Supplies   $400.00
Visa Application & Related Expenses   $75.00
Non-billable subtotal:  $7,565.00
Total: $31,975.00


Upon acceptance, students will be required to submit a $300 deposit to CUA 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 
  • Sophia University tuition costs
  • Pre-departure CUA orientation & in-country orientation
  • Japanese language instruction during the semester
  • International health and emergency evacuation insurance
  • Transcript from Sophia University

What's Not Included
  • Round-trip airfare
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • Japanese National Health Insurance and Student Personal Accident Insurances
  • Passport
  • Books
  • Visa
  • Personal expenses
Sophia University housing is located off-campus.  Rates and inclusions vary.  Students will have the option to rank the housing options according to their preferences.  More information on Sophia University housing is available at:

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