Program Costs to Students
|In-state UM tuition and fees||$2200.00 (approximate)|
|Out of state tuition||$7000.00 (approximate – see Prof. Haber)|
$22.50 a day (room and board) X 35
60 hours of in-class
*Program fee covers field trips, program expenses, and some of the program director's expenses.
|Out of pocket expenses:|
|Travel to and from Pátzcuaro||$650.00 (approximate, depends on mode of travel and changing fare prices)|
|Spending money||variable (about 700-800 dollars is usually adequate)|
|Estimated total with in-state tuition:||$5000.00|
Application and Deposit:
Students are requested to write a brief statement of application (one to two pages) that addresses the following questions: 1) Why do you want to go on this program? 2) What personal attributes or experiences do you have that prepare you to do well in this program? In your application, please include the following information: year in school and major; student ID number and six digit cyberbear pin number; level of Spanish that will be completed at the end of the spring 2013 semester; phone number and email address. Please send the application to Paul Haber
To secure a place in the program, students are required to pay a $500.00 deposit. This deposit will be credited toward the cost of the program. Refunds will be given only for emergency situations at the discretion of the program director.
Students are required to demonstrate proof of insurance with international coverage. The student coverage offered by the University of Montana is adequate, as are many other plans.
Students interested in the program should contact Professor Paul Haber either by phone or email. He is happy to answer all questions and concerns. Interested students are encouraged to consult the program's web page at www.cas.umt.edu/mexico/default.html.