The price of
field courses shall be $3,000.00 US per semester, inclusive of accommodation, applicable park admission and guide fees, transportation
to and from all local field study sites (within the island where your main study program is being held), meals, etc. Additional
charges will apply to field studies outside the island of Sumatra
to defray the cost of transportation, remote guides, necessary gear or vehicle rental, etc.
Note that the
following ecursions are optional. Each item in the list can be studied in a simulated environment within the island of Java,
but these additional field studies are being offered at a once in a lifetime non-profit rate and will greatly enhance your
Komodo Island Komodo
Monitor Studies – Additional $1000 US
Pulau Weh Marine
reserve oceanography, marine biology, sea turtle, herpetology, and reef studies - No additional cost- included in regular tuition if main course of study is in Sumatra, otherwise
additional $1,000 US.
Ecology & Dayak Culture Field Studies Project - $1250 US (Optional – Orangutans may be observed in captive environments
replicating their natural habitat within West Java at no additional charge, or within Sumatra
if primary course is conducted in Sumatra.)
Mount Rinjani Geology
or Vulcanology Studies - $1000 US. Again, this is totally optional as there are many other volcanos right in our back yard
on the isle of Java, but none of the world-beating magnificence of Rinjani.
Anthropological/Cultural Field Study - $950 US
Marine Reserve Field Study - $1025US
Tana-Toraja- Takabonerate Study - $1300 US
Vulcanology/Batak Cultural Tour- See first-hand the volcano blamed by many for triggering the ice-age. No
additional cost- included in regular tuition if enrolled in Sumatra, if enrolled in Java add $850 US..
North Sumatera Orangutan
Field Study- No additional cost- included in regular tuition if enrolled in Sumatra. If enrolled in Java add $895 US.
Toba/Sumatera Field Studies- No additional cost- included in regular tuition if enrolled in Sumatra. If enrolled in Java add
be responsible for their own immigration costs and processing. Due to the time and expense of obtaining a student visa it
is recommended that students obtain 1 month tourist visas on arrival in Indonesia
and make visa runs to Singapore at the
end of each month. A round trip ticket from Jakarta to Singapore is currently $100 give or take. 60 day tourist visas may also be obtained
at any Indonesian embassy or consulate. We will be happy to use our local connections to assist you in obtaining the absolute
lowest possible fares.
While in Singapore
students are invited to participate in the study programs offered in Singapore, particularly the Singapore Zoo, Night Safari,
Singapore Science Center, Sentosa Island Aquarium and Singapore Harbor Bumboat tour, all of which are richly informative Environmental
Studies experiences presented by world-class professionals. Each student will be responsible his/her own admission, but we
will make every possible effort to procure a group rate and pass those savings on to you.