Program Costs

Student Program Fee: $4,800

Refundable Housing Security Deposit: $200

Included in the Program Fee:

  • Student Housing, processing fee, and related expenses:

    • All utlities

    • Cable TV

    • Wireless internet access

    • Full kitchen, including: dishware, cookware and appliances (toaster, microwave, coffeepot, etc.)

    • Free laundry facilities (irons/ironing boards)

    • Weekly and emergency maintenance

    • Access to full computer lab

    • Access to Washington Intern Student Housing (WISH) office staff as well as 24-hour on-call emergency staffing

    • Social and professional development events hosted by WISH

  • Metro U-Pass: ultimited use of the Washington, D.C. Metro rail system for the entire semester. This pass yields students an estimated cost savings of between $350-$800 over the course of the semester when compared to paying the regular fare.

  • All course site visits and trips, and meals associated with those trips (when applicable)

  • All networking events and receptions hosted by Baylor, which will include distinguished alumni and invited guests.

Students are responsbile for the following items that are not included in the program fee:

  • Students must provide their own bed linens and towels

  • Students are responsible for securing their travel to and from Washington, D.C. and the beginning and end of the semester

  • Students are responsible for the cost of most meals, independent travel, and any incidentals