What's Not Included

Passport and visa costs – individual students are responsible for the cost of passport and visa application. Visa application costs and procedures vary from country to country. Details are available from our office.

Life’s Little Extras - while you are away, your host family will provide you with food and accommodation. However, you will need to take some extra spending money for some of life’s little extras.

Make sure you have enough for any purchases you may need including personal items, telephone bills, text books, school uniforms, locker fee, purchase of lunch at school cafeteria, gifts for family and friends and any optional excursions you may take during your time away. These costs will vary depending on your host country. 

If you need assistance determining how much money to take with you, call us. Our staff will be able to help you.

Flight Surcharge - Due to recent travel restrictions and the impact on the travel industry, a flight surcharge may be applied to all applications departing after 5th May 2020. We reserve the right to increase the flight surcharge if, at the time of making flight bookings, airlines are charging a higher amount for flight prices. If there is no increase made to flight prices then we will not charge a flight surcharge.

Flight Changes - If you request any changes to the travel dates of your flight, once it has been booked, you will need to pay any additional charges incurred.

Quarantine Fees (if applicable) - These could be applicable in your host country and/or your home country.

Early Return Fees related to COVID - Please be aware that full medical insurance is provided for all COVID pandemic related medical costs whilst on program but any other COVID specific related expenses including but not limited to early return fees are not covered by our insurance policy.