Costs and Funding

The China tour is offered during the Winter 3 week block (January). A Mandatory Instructional Support Fee (MIS Fee) will be charged in addition to regular University of Alberta tuition.

The MIS fee for this trip includes the following:

  • accommodation while in China
  • most meals
  • local (Zhuhai, Shanghai or Beijing and nearby area) field trips

The following costs are NOT included in the fee:

  • University of Alberta tuition,
  • International airfare (approx $1500 - $2000),
  • Ferry charges (Hong Kong to Zhuhai)
  • Canadian Passport,
  • tourist visa for China,
  • travel immunizations as recommended by the public health nurse,
  • travel health insurance,
  • return transportation from Augustana (or your place of origin) to the Edmonton International Airport,
  • phone and internet access while in China,
  • pocket money.

The estimated MIS fee for the 2019 China Tour is $2,900.00 - $3,400.00.

$1000 funding available for up to 15 students (funding from the China Institute, University of Alberta).