Tropical Field Studies in Costa Rica

Estimated Program Cost


Airline Fare: RT Boston to San Jose, CR ...... $500
Airline baggage fee …… $50 ($25 each way)
Travel Insurance …… $35
Room and Board ...... $1450
Park Entrance Fees ...... $50
Bus and Boat Transportation in CR ..... $300
Personal Expenses and Field Gear ..... $150
Total Program Cost ..... $2535*

Scholarships are available to cover 80% your of total expenses.

*Your total estimated cost with scholarship: $500
(Does not include tuition and fees for BHCC academic credit)

Your total tuition and fees for ENV120 with scholarship.
(Based on tuition and fees for fall semester 2016)

Massachusetts Residents $119.20
Non-resident/International students $284.00

Scholarship application deadline is Friday, October 28, 2016 - 5:00PM

Non-scholarship participation available on a space available basis.
(Contact Professor Robert Steeper by January 15, 2017)

Travel Insurance

Primary Health Insurance is required to participate. You will also be required to purchase supplemental Travel Health and Evacuation Insurance for a minimal charge. If you are under 30 this should cost no more than $35 for the 12 days. You can purchase travel insurance online.