Fall 2016 Program Fee: $12,000

Program Fee covers:

  • Housing for eight weeks in New Paltz (double occupancy) in an off campus motel.
  • Housing for eight weeks in New York City (double occupancy)
  • Housing for IIB students includes basic bedding and towels.
  • Eight-week internship at a company in New York City
  • Internship Administration
  • Academic Instruction and fees
    • (2) business courses based upon your academic background and course availability
    • IIB - intro to PR for the business professional
    • IIB – American business communications & culture
    • IIB – internship practicum
  • Use of university campus facilities
    • State of the art athletic and wellness center
    • Newly remodeled academic library
    • Student union
    • Computer labs
  • “Meal plan” while attending SUNY New Paltz
    • Students will have flexible “meal plans” which include meals in the campus dining hall, funds to eat in the student union food court, and funds to purchase groceries/meals in town with participating vendors during the New Paltz portion of the program.
  • Social events and field trips
    • Welcome reception
    • NYC event
    • Graduation reception
  • Group transportation from the airport to New Paltz
  • Group transportation to New York City residence
  • Issuance of the DS-2019 and DS-7002 for J-1 intern status
  • Health insurance for program duration plus 30 day grace period


Program Fee does not cover:

  • Airfare
  • Meals and transportation while living in New York City
    • Monthly metro card estimated at $120
    • Meals during time in NYC estimated at approx. $150 / week
  • Course textbooks (approximately $300)
  • Incidental personal expenses and extracurricular travel - varies


All fees subject to change without notice.

Click here for an estimated budget sheet for expenses not covered by program fee.