In addition to tuition and fees, students should plan for additional costs for living in Pittsburgh:
Books: $300 - $400 per term*
- The average cost of new textbooks for one term is $350, but for some classes the cost may be more or less depending on the level.
Health Insurance: $300 - $500 per term*
- Proof of hospitalization/health insurance in the United States is required for all ELI students.
Housing: $3,460 per term*
- Students can choose from several options for housing.
Other Expenses: $2,500 per term*
- food, entertainment, phone, etc.
*These estimates are based on a typical academic term of approximately four months.
The estimated expenses for six-week summer programs are approximately half those of the Intensive Program.