Please note that tuition, student service, housing and dining fees will be paid to American University. American University will then pay Bath Spa University for the program students.

Fall 2020 Estimated Costs 1

Tuition (Flat fee tuition for 16.5 credits)
$ 25,271.00
Housing (Single room in apartment with kitchen)
$ 2,800.00
Dining (5 meals/week)
$ 550.00
AU Technology Fee
$ 120.00
$ 4,210 includes:
  • Bath Spa bus pass
  • Pre-term trip and co-curricular excursions
  • Program extracurricular events
  • London airport transfers
  • AU and BSU orientation
  • All BSU student services
  • ACE Emergency Travel Insurance
$ 4,210

Estimated Total Cost Billed Through AU
$ 32,951.00

Additional Estimated Expenses to Be Considered

Short Term UK Student Visa
International Airfare
Additional Meals
Social and cultural activities
Transportation to Washington, DC for orientation
Transportation for trips during break periods
Miscellaneous expenses

Total Estimated Cost Not Billed through AU
$ 2,455.00 - $ 3,455.00

Total Estimated Expenses for the Program
$ 35,805.00 - $ 36,805.00

Optional AU Insurance

Estimated Student Health Insurance Fee 3
(coverage period: full academic year)
$ 1,890.00
Estimated Tuition Refund Insurance Fee 4
(per semester rate)
$ 135.00

Optional Tuition Refund Insurance

  • Flexible coverage up to $50,000
  • Cost of insurance depends on amount of coverage purchased
  • Price is based on cost of non-refundable tuition, fees, room and board
  • Insurance is paid directly to GradGuard and cannot be added to AU student account
  • Insurance must be purchased BEFORE the first day of classes.
  • Coverage for pre-existing conditions
  • For complete information and quote – visit the GradGuard website

1 Costs are estimated and are subject to change.
2 Students CANNOT waive the ACE Travel Assistance Program Insurance.
3 Student Health Insurance may be waived if student is covered under another plan. All students MUST complete a waiver form to avoid this fee.