christchurch, New Zealand: university of canterbury exchange

The tables below give an overview of the costs of this program for Spring 2013.  Table one lists costs payable to Geneseo; table two lists costs payable to 'Others'.  If you have any questions about program costs, please stop by the Study Abroad Office.  All costs are subject to change.

Table 1: Program Costs Payable to Geneseo

Please note: tuition for the program is payable to the Student Accounts Office ad can be paid online.  All other payments on the table below are made to the Study Abroad Office.


PaymentPayment toAmountDescriptionDue in FullChecks Payable toCredit Card/Online Payment
Application FeeStudy Abroad Office$20.00Application processing fee.With application'CAS International Programs'No
Program TuitionStudent Accounts Office$2785 NYS Residents; $7410 Out-of-State ResidentsSUNY tuition for full-time students per semester.Upon billing'SUNY Geneseo'Yes
Program FeeStudy Abroad Office$500.00Administrative fee for exchange programsUpon Acceptance'CAS International Programs'No
Med Ex FeeStudy Abroad Office$43.80Medical evacuation and repatriation insurance (students will purchase New Zealand Medical Insurance but are still required to purchase Med Ex per SUNY policies).Upon Acceptance'CAS International Programs'No

Total Tuition Payable to Student Accounts: $2785 NYS Residents ; $7410 Out-of-State Residents

Total Program Fees Payable to Study Abroad: $563.80

Estimated Total Cost of Participation: $3,348.80 NYS Residents; $7,973.80 Out-of-State Residents

All payments to the SUNY Geneseo Study Abroad Office should be made out 'CAS International Programs' and sent to the address below:

SUNY Geneseo College
Study Abroad Office
Erwin Hall 106
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

*All costs are subject to change without notice due to factors beyond the control of SUNY Geneseo, including changes in exchange rates and international airfares.

Table 2: Program Costs Payable to 'Others' (per semester)

All costs listed on the table below are estimates.


ExpenseEstimated AmountComments
Airfare$2500 - $3000We advise you to not purchase airfare until you have received confirmation from UCanterbury that they have accepted your application.
New Zealand Medical Insurance$292.50Required for all exchange students.
Accommodation$4000 - $5000
Personal Expenses$200 - $250 per week
For four month stay.