Submit any additional application materials (if applicable) to faculty leaders as directed
Receive application decision via email
Confirm acceptance and submit program deposit via Slate Student Status Page
Upload any additional materials as requested to Slate Student Status Page
Students are responsible for registering for the appropriate course associated with their faculty-led program when registration opens for that term
International faculty-led programs require a $750 deposit
Domestic faculty-led programs require a $500 deposit
*In the rare case that Special Course Fee is less than the deposit amount, the excess deposit will be applied to any remaining or future charges on Student Account. Deposit amount cannot be changed.
Deposits secure your enrollment in the program and are non-refundable, unless the program is canceled
Costs & Billing:
Special Course Fee - Covers program expenses which typically includes accommodations, most on-site transportation, and program activities, unless otherwise listed
Tuition & Fees -
J-term & Spring programs: Undergraduate tuition is included if it falls within the 18 credit hour maximum for the spring term, including the credits associated with the faculty-led program. Any credits taken over 18 credit hours will cost additional. Graduate tuition is paid per credit hour based on degree program, just as any other graduate course at Columbia College. See Columbia Central for current per-credit tuition rates.
Summer programs: Undergraduate tuition is based on the number of credits that the course is worth plus fees. Graduate tuition and fees vary based on degree program. See Columbia Central for current per-credit tuition rates for summer.
Estimated Additional Costs- These additional out-of-pocket expenses typically include airfare, meals, International Health Insurance (if applicable), and additional spending money
Billing - Students will be billed via their Student Account for the Special Course Fee, Tuition & Fees (if applicable), and International Health Insurance (if applicable)
Deposits for faculty-led programs at Columbia College Chicago are non-refundable unless the program is canceled
Programs may be canceled due to low-enrollment, or other factors outside of Columbia College's control