Summer Fees

Fee Information

Each course fee covers tuition, lodging in furnished student apartment or hotel unit, course material, a farewell lunch or dinner and, where applicable, field trips and co-curricular activities.

Fees do not cover personal travel (including travel between home and the location of the course in Greece) , meals other than those mentioned in the program description, housing between summer sessions, personal belongings insurance, medical care or insurance, personal expenses and incidentals. Previous participants report that personal expenses amounted to 20-40 Euros per day for food (depending on the meals included in the program they attended), although some managed on less, and 100 Euros minimum per week for travel and entertainment.)

Fee Reductions:

  • $100 per course for students who submit their application with full payment postmarked on or before March 1.
  • $100 per course for students who enroll and participate in two CYA summer sessions/courses.
Students from public universities in the United States and Canada will receive an automatic scholarship of $250 per course


Summer 2018 Course Fees

SUMMER SESSION I:  May 28–June 23, 2018


Excavating in the Aegean: The Case of Despotiko


MS348 Becoming a Traveler: Writing in Greece $2,990
MS350 The Geography of Faith: Paul and the Emergence of Christianity in Greece $2,990
MS480 Athens Philosophy Seminar: Philosophy & Film $2,990



SUMMER SESSION II:  June 25–July 21, 2018


The Anthropology of Food in Greece: The Mediterranean Diet and More



When Egypt meets the Aegean:  Interconnections in the Bronze Age Eastern Mediterranean 



The Present Past: Re-imagining Greece Through Heritage


MS358 Greek Architecture: Modernity and Tradition (Athens, Syros, Santorini, Hydra) $3,600
MS340 Political Economy in Historical Context: From Ancient Greece to Modern Greek Crises $2,990