Program Costs

All program costs may increase or decrease pending the costs of airfare and room & board. A non-refundable deposit of $500 must be paid within 10 days of acceptance of the program to reserve your space. The remaining balance will be placed on your myCSMD account to be paid by the payment schedule below.

Place funds on the account during:

Spring Travel Trip

Summer Travel Trip


Fall & Spring Payments

Fall, Spring & Summer Payments


Spring Payments

Spring & Summer Payments



Summer Payments

 Payments are now being placed on student CSM accounts. This allows students the following benefits:

  • Payment online or on campus via cash, check or credit card
  • Options to use scholarships
  • Use of Financial Aid overages without waiting for disbursements. Funds will be applied directly toward balance on the account
  • Use of the CSM FACTS tuition payment plan, allowing payments to be made over the semester
    • Fall FACTS Enrollment deadline: October 1
    • Spring FACTS Enrollment deadline: February 1


Travel Study Scholarship Available

The CSM Travel Studies Scholarship Application is now available. This scholarship will allow students to be awarded $475 toward their travel costs and will be awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please apply early!

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicant must be registered for at least 9 credits during the semester or immediately preceding the travel studies course for which the award is intended. Applicant must demonstrate financial need, as determined by the CSM Financial Assistance Department. Applicant must possess a 3.0 cumulative grade point average at the time of application.

Should you be awarded this scholarship, you are required to provide a follow up essay and / or video report based on your experiences in the travel studies program.

Application process:

  • Complete the online application form
  • Attach an essay documenting the reason for seeking the scholarship and how the travel study experience relates to your academic goals at CSM (this must be electronically uploaded at the time of the application)
  • Attach one letter of recommendation from a former or current CSM instructor or a high school teacher (this must be electronically uploaded at the time of the application)

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