The comprehensive fee covers tuition, room, pre-departure services, comprehensive international health insurance and travel assistance through International SOS, academic excursions, including travel and lodging for weekend excursions.

The fee does not cover travel to and from the program, books and class supplies, or personal expenses. Participants make their own travel arrangements. See the additional recommended expenses below for information on expected expenses not covered by the comprehensive fee that students are billed for by Trinity College. Please note the comprehensive fee and costs for Trinity College Study abroad programs are subject to change.

2020-2021 Comprehensive Fee Breakdown for Trinity Students:

Total Cost: $35,215
Tuition $28,190
Room & Board $7,650 ($4,980 R&B; $2,670 meal credit)
General Fee $1,545
Health Insurance $500

What’s included in the comprehensive fee (Note to OSA staff may vary by program):

  • Comprehensive pre-departure advising and support
  • Tuition for all coursework
  • On-site cultural and academic orientation
  • Overnight academic excursion
  • Cultural and social activities
  • Comprehensive medical and life insurance
  • Housing
  • Access to the Fudan University facilities (computer lab, resource library, etc.)
  • 24-hour emergency assistance

Additional Recommended Expenses*

*These are average estimates. Individual costs incurred by students will vary.

Books & Supplies $100
Meals $2,500
Miscellaneous (personal exp., laundry, add’l local travel, etc) $1,700
Flight $1,000
Consular costs $150
SIM Card/Cell Phone $90
Monthly Cell Service Plan Fees $10-20
Local Transportation Pas $75
Internship Fees (where applicable) $255
Estimated total recommended expenses: $5,880-$5,890

Contact the Shanghai Adviser

Lizzie Smith 66 Vernon Street
Hartford, CT 06106
8:30am - 4:30pm