Cost and Aid

Important information for Fall 2021 program participants: The Fall 2021 semester program fee and budget have been modified as a result of program changes. View the Fall 2021 modified budget.

Madrid Program Cost

Fall/Spring 2021-2022
Program Fee
$7,650 per semester (homestay); $9,650 (residence hall)
Undergraduate Tuition
$27,960 (12-19 credit hours) per semester
Graduate Tuition
$1,734 per credit
Est. Personal Expenses**
$7,320 (homestay); $5,530 (residence hall)

**Includes meals not covered by program fee, round trip airfare, visa fees, books and supplies, and personal expenses and travel. Does not include travel to consulate for obtaining your visa.

Note for students enrolled at a Spanish university: The academic calendars at Spanish universities may differ from the Syracuse Madrid academic calendar and may require additional housing days. This billing may occur after the program has begun, depending on when the number of additional days is determined.

Printable Madrid Budget 2021-2022

What is included in my program fee?

The program fee includes housing, some meals (14 meals per week for those in host families, 21 meals per week for those in the residence hall), a transportation allowance, general field trips open to all students, the Signature Seminar (covers transportation, hotel accommodations with breakfast, and some group meals), cultural activities,  Syracuse Abroad insurance, membership to International SOS, pre-departure meetings, orientation abroad, and activities and services not covered by tuition and for which a which a separate fee is not charged.

Course fees

Some courses carry mandatory course fees. These fees are course-specific and pay for special supplies, lab fees, site entry fees and/or field trips. Course fees are invoiced on the bill following registration.

Financial Aid, Grants, and Scholarships

Syracuse University has generous financial aid policies. Aid, grants, and scholarships are available. Syracuse Abroad also maintains an extensive list of outside scholarships available to its students.

Payment Information

Read more about our monthly payment plan, advance payments, and refund policies.