Cost of Attendance

Program Fee

The program fee for 2013-2014 is $5,395*, which includes the following:

  • Tuition (4 credits)
  • Housing (22 days at the Curaçao Marriott Hotel, double room)
  • Emergency medical insurance
  • On-site administration
  • Private bus service to and from the hotel for classes
  • Specified meals and coffee breaks with snack, on class days
  • Academic field trips
  • Selected course materials
  • Holiday party
  • Welcome reception
  • Farewell reception

Please note that you are responsible for your own travel arrangements and other miscellaneous expenses while in Curaçao.

* Financial aid may be available to cover the cost of the program as well as transportation and other expenses. If you are interested in applying, check with the financial aid office at your home institution to determine financial aid eligibility and availability.

Financial Aid

Hofstra University will bill students the program fee for tuition and housing (less the $300 application deposit) in early December 2013. If you require financial assistance to attend the program, please work with your law school’s financial aid office immediately after being accepted into the program.

  • Hofstra Law students will fill out the Loan Request Form to begin the process.
  • Students at other law school’s should obtain a Consortium Agreement Form from your financial aid office and address it to:

    Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
    Attn: Financial Aid Office, Curacao Program
    Joan Axinn Hall
    108 Hofstra University
    Hempstead, New York 11549-1080

Please be aware that below represents the maximum amount available in financial aid for the program:

Tuition $3,500 (paid to Hofstra Law)
Housing & Program Fee $1,895 (paid to Hofstra Law)
Food $1,100
Transportation $2,000
Books / Miscellaneous $1,200
Total financial aid available $9,695