Estimated Costs for Summer 2015

Summer 2015 Charges $ 6,990
8 Credit Tuition Included
Double Room Included
*Partial Meal Plan (see below) Included
Liability Insurance Included
A one-way ticket on a chartered coach, train or airplane to group excursion cities.

Pay Attention: students must pay for their transportation back to the castle from the group excursion cities
All museum gallery and group event museum/gallery entrance fees Included
Hotel Accommodation in the group excursion cities Included
Some meals in the group excursion cities Included
For information on supplemental health plans, please visit our health insurance requirement page.

Estimated Additional Costs

Round-trip airfare to Europe $ 1,100 - $1,600
Reading Materials for Class $ 75
Security Deposit of €150 required in order to use the Castle Photo Studio - deposit will be returned at end of course if no damage has been done € 150
Spending Money - includes weekend meals, entertainment, air and rail fare for independent travels, bus tickets & taxi money, independent travel accommodation expense $2,000 - $2,300
Total Estimated Additional Costs $ 3,500
  1. Spending Money for the Kasteel Well Program, $2,000 - $2,500: Most summer students need approximately $2,000 to travel on a budget. Many students will spend more money, some will spend less; the amount needed depends on personal travel style.

  2. Mobile Phone: For safety purposes, all castle students are now required to carry a mobile phone that functions in Europe.

  3. A digital SLR camera that meets class requirements and a laptop computer with recommended software

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*Meal Plan: There is no meal service on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sunday mornings. Monday through Thursday buffet-style breakfast and lunch is served in the dining hall at the castle. Monday through Thursday and Sunday evening students will eat dinner at the Grote Waaij Restaurant (15-minute walk from the castle). The dinner is part of the room and board plan and students will not have to pay for the meals at this restaurant.


Group excursion to Ghent

Lecture in Venice

Lecture in Venice