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Residential/Commuter Program Fees

Fees by Campus Non-Refundable
Application Fee
Residential Extended Commuter Commuter*
Bryn Mawr, Emory, Fairfield, Miami, and Tulane $125 $4,595 $3,495 $2,795
University of Chicago $125 $4,795 $3,695 $2,995
UC Berkeley and UCLA $125 $5,395 $4,295 $3,595
Princeton  $125 $5,995 $4,895 n/a
Yale $125 $5,995 $4,895 $4,195

Payment Schedule

* Not available at Princeton, only Extended Commuter Program (limited number) offered.

Tuition paid is refundable until June 1, 2019. After June 1, no refund will be given.

*** For applications received after June 1st, full payment is due upon acceptance. SIG accepts e-checks, checks, money orders, wire transfers, Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. Please note that our preferred method of payment is e-check. Returned checks and declined credit cards will incur a $25 charge per occurrence.  A $50 late fee application fee will be incurred for applications received after June 1st.

Program fees do not include International Student Fee: $250 for residential students; $150 for commuter students.

Program Fee Includes

 
Residential
Extended Commuter
Commuter
Academic Program
x
x
x
All Room and Board Charges*
x
   
Recreational Hour Program
x
x
x
Evening Activities
x
x
 
Saturday Getaway Trip and Saturday Activity Day
x
x
 
Sunday Activity Day
x
   
Academic Performance Program
x
x
x
Closing Ceremory
x
x
x
Lunch 
x
x
x

World Class Coverage Insurance is available for purchase for all programs for an additional cost of $75 for U.S. students. International Students are automatically enrolled in coverage through the International Student Fee.

* Some campuses offer some single dorm rooms. Single rooms are available on a first come, first served basis for a fee of $250 at all applicable campuses, other than Berkeley and UCLA where the fee is $550. Single room requests cannot be guaranteed. If we are unable to accommodate your single room request, your $250 payment will be refunded.

Program Fees Do Not Include:

  • Non-refundable application fee ($125 fee)
  • Academic materials fee ($25 per student)
  • Course materials fees (varies; noted in course descriptions)
  • Optional NSGT membership ($35 fee)
  • International student residential fee ($250)
  • International student commuter fee ($150)
  • Transportation to and from SIG campus (varies)
  • Individual laundry expense (varies) for residential students
  • Personal spending money (varies) for residential students
  • Books* for selected courses ($10-$30 each course requiring a book)
  • Optional World Class Coverage Insurance Plan ($75 fee, U.S. Students only).
  • Snacks for students (not provided by SIG)

* Books will be available for purchase on the day of registration for courses requiring them.

Program Fee Reductions

Earn a savings on your 2019 SIG program fee* if you meet any of the following criteria:

Criteria for Reduction Amount of Reduction
Returning SIG Residential Student** - $250
Returning SIG Commuter Student** - $125
Each Enrolled Sibling - $100
Attend a second SIG 2019 session -$250

* Reductions cannot be applied towards the application fee.
** Returning student reductions only available until May 1, 2019. All reductions will be applied to your final balance.

Learn about the SIG Refund Policy.

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