Access the World Initiative

Rutgers ACCESS THE WORLD Initiative

30+ Global Destinations | Rutgers Credits Abroad | All at Rutgers cost*

Rutgers Global–Study Abroad seeks to ensure that every Rutgers student has access to opportunities for global learning which are academically rigorous, degree-relevant, culturally transformative, and empower students for impact in local and global communities.

That's why we are excited to share with you the Access the World Initiative! 

Depending on where you choose to study abroad, you may find the cost comparable or even more affordable than staying at Rutgers University for a semester. 

Check out the two charts below to compare the estimated costs of Access the World study abroad programs for New Jersey and Non- New Jersey residents. And then head to the Program Search to get started!

Total cost abroad includes billable & non-billables:

  • Tuition & Fees
  • Housing
  • Airfare
  • Meals
  • Visa
  • Personal Expenses
  • Access the World Scholarship

See website program pages for estimated breakdowns.

NEW JERSEY RESIDENTS

Fall 2022/Spring 2023

*Estimated Cost of Attendance
  NJ Residents Non-NJ Residents
Tuition & Fees
(depending on school of enrollment)
$7,914 – $9,377 $16,257 – $18,797
Room & Board $7,154 $7,154
Personal Expenses $2,975 $3,231
TOTAL $18,042 – $19,505 $26,642 – $29,182

*This comparison provides an estimated semester cost of attendance: costs are subject to change or vary based on student choices, personal circumstances, and current airfare rates. Estimations include tuition, fees, housing, airfare, visa, food, and all other personal expenses. Costs assume the most economical housing option abroad and average Rutgers on-campus housing and board.

 

Key (includes billable & non-billable costs):

Green Below Rutgers Cost
Blue At Rutgers Cost
Orange Above Rutgers Cost

 

Billable Costs for Rutgers New Jersey Residents

Study Abroad Program Location

Billable Price

Ewha University Seoul, South Korea $9,600
National Taiwan University Taipei, Taiwan $11,900
Polytechnic University of Valencia  Valencia, Spain $14,500
Study in Heredia (USAC)  Heredia, Costa Rica $11,900
University of Fukui Fukui, Japan $9,600
University of the West Indies at Cave Hill  Cave Hill, Barbados $9,600
American College of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki, Greece $14,500
Brussels School of Governance / Vesalius College Brussels, Belgium $9,600
Cardiff University Wales, UK $9,600
Chinese University of Hong Kong – Shenzhen Shenzhen, China $11,900
FU-Best at Freie University  Berlin, Germany $14,500
Hebrew University of Jerusalem  Jerusalem, Israel $14,500
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Hong Kong $11,900
International Christian University Tokyo, Japan $9,600
Open Campus in the Americas (CIEE) – 2 Blocks The Americas, Various $14,500
Oxford Brookes University Oxford, UK $9,600
Peking University Beijing, China $11,900
Ritsumeikan University Kyoto, Japan $9,600
Sciences Po France, Various $9,600
Seoul National University Seoul, South Korea $9,600
Southern University of Science and Technology Shenzhen, China $11,900
Study in Prague (USAC)  Prague, Czech Republic $14,500
The Hague University (USAC)  Hague, Netherlands $11,900
Universities of Paris (MICEFA) Paris, France $9,600
University College London – STEM & History  London, UK $9,600
University of Bristol Bristol, UK $9,600
University of Hong Kong Hong Kong $11,900
University of Manchester  Manchester, UK $9,600
University of Valencia  Valencia, Spain $16,000
Yonsei University (USAC)  Seoul, South Korea $11,900
Zhejiang University  Hangzhou, China $11,900
City, University of London London, UK $11,900
Dance Jerusalem Jerusalem, Israel $16,000
International Studies Institute Florence  Florence, Italy $14,500
John Cabot University Rome, Italy $18,500
Macquarie University  Sydney, Australia $9,600
Research Semester in Europe (EuroScholars ISA) Europe, Various $14,500
Stockholm University Stockholm, Sweden $9,600
Study in Buenos Aires, Argentina (CIEE) Buenos Aires, Argentina $18,500
Study in Shanghai (CIEE) Shanghai, China $19,500
Technion International School of Engineering Haifa, Israel $14,500
Trinity Laban – Fall-only London, UK $14,500
Umbra Institute Perugia, Italy $14,500
University College Dublin Dublin, Ireland $18,500
University of Auckland Auckland, New Zealand $9,600
University of Cape Town (CIEE) Cape Town, South Africa $19,500
University of Ghana (CIEE)  Accra, Ghana $19,500
University of Melbourne Melbourne, Australia $9,600
University of Oslo Oslo, Norway $9,600

Billable Costs for non-New Jersey & non-Rutgers Residents

Study Abroad Program Location Billable Price
American College of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki, Greece $18,400
Brussels School of Governance / Vesalius College Brussels, Belgium $13,500
Cardiff University
Wales, UK $13,500
Chinese University of Hong Kong – Shenzhen Shenzhen, China $15,800
City, University of London London, UK $15,800
Dance Jerusalem Jerusalem, Israel $19,900
Ewha University Seoul, South Korea $13,500
FU-Best at Freie University  Berlin, Germany $18,400
Hebrew University of Jerusalem  Jerusalem, Israel $18,400
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Hong Kong $15,800
International Christian University Tokyo, Japan $13,500
International Studies Institute Florence Florence, Italy $18,400
National Taiwan University Taipei, Taiwan $15,800
Open Campus in the Americas (CIEE) – 2 Blocks The Americas, Various $18,400
Oxford Brookes University Oxford, UK $13,500
Peking University Beijing, China $15,800
Polytechnic University of Valencia  Valencia, Spain $18,400
Research Semester in Europe (EuroScholars ISA) Europe, Various $18,400
Ritsumeikan University Kyoto, Japan $13,500
Sciences Po France, Various $13,500
Seoul National University Seoul, South Korea $13,500
Southern University of Science and Technology Shenzhen, China $15,800
Stockholm University Stockholm, Sweden $13,500
Study in Heredia (USAC) Heredia, Costa Rica $15,800
Study in Prague (USAC)  Prague, Czech Republic $18,400
Technion International School of Engineering Haifa, Israel $18,400
The Hague University (USAC)  Hague, Netherlands $15,800
Umbra Institute Perugia, Italy $18,400
Universities of Paris (MICEFA) Paris, France $13,500
University College London – STEM & History  London, UK $13,500
University of Auckland Auckland, New Zealand $13,500
University of Bristol Bristol, UK $13,500
University of Fukui Fukui, Japan $13,500
University of Hong Kong Hong Kong $15,800
University of Manchester  Manchester, UK $13,500
University of Oslo Oslo, Norway $13,500
University of the West Indies at Cave Hill  Cave Hill, Barbados $13,500
University of Valencia  Valencia, Spain $19,900
Yonsei University (USAC)  Seoul, South Korea $15,800
Zhejiang University  Hangzhou, China $15,800
Macquarie University  Sydney, Australia $13,500
Study in Buenos Aires, Argentina (CIEE) Buenos Aires, Argentina $22,400
University College Dublin - Belgrove Housing Dublin, Ireland $22,400
University of Melbourne Melbourne, Australia $13,500
John Cabot University Rome, Italy $22,400
Study in Shanghai (CIEE) Shanghai, China $23,400
Trinity Laban – Fall-only London, UK $18,400
University of Cape Town (CIEE) Cape Town, South Africa $23,400
University of Ghana (CIEE)  Accra, Ghana $23,400