If you attend a KEI Affiliated university or college, you will receive a $1,000 Affiliate Grant towards a semester, trimester, quarter and academic year program. Note that the $1,000 Affiliate Grant does not apply to summer programs. Read the application deadlines and requirements before starting the application. Dates and fees in italics are tentative and subject to change. Check back periodically for updates. Consult with a KEI Program Manager before purchasing airline tickets.

TermArrival DateDeparture DatePriceApplication Status
Academic Year 2022/2320 August 20222 May 2023$21,950Closed
Fall Semester 202220 August 20223 December 2022$10,950Closed
Spring Semester 202315 January 20232 May 2023$10,950Closed
Summer 202320 May 20232 July 2023$4,950Apply now
Academic Year 2023/2420 August 20232 May 2024$21,950Apply now
Fall Semester 202324 August 20237 December 2023$10,950Apply now
Spring Semester 202415 January 20242 May 2024$10,950Apply now
Summer 202414 May 202424 June 2024$4,950Apply now

NOTE: Optional business courses (offered during the Spring semester only) are charged an additional fee of $1,900 (up to 3 business courses).

Financial aid

KEI offers grants, payment plans and incentives to qualified students. KEI also accepts all forms of federal, state, institutional and external aid that can be used for education abroad. Examples of external aid that are applicable to programs in Costa Rica include:

Visit the Financial Aid & Payments page for more information.