Tuition and Housing Costs

Tuition covers one-on-one interaction with curators at MESDA, curators on the study trip, guest lectures, collections studies, several speaker lunches and group dinners, as well as double occupancy lodging, bus transportation and admission fees for the seven-day study trip. Full tuition for the 2018 Summer Institute is $3,800.00.* A single room supplement for the trip is available for $375.00.*

Housing and some meal expenses are the responsibility of the student; however, dormitory accommodations are available on the campus of Salem College located in the heart of historic Old Salem Museums and Gardens. The dormitory is a convenient short walk from the center of Institute activity – The Frank L. Horton Museum Center. Double occupancy rooms are $455.00* for the four weeks. A single room supplement is available for $140.00.*

   *All costs are subject to change.

FULL AND PARTIAL TUITION FELLOWSHIPS AND MEDIA SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE.