Undergraduate Program

Cost and Scholarships

Application Fee

There is a non-refundable $50 application fee due upon submission of the application.


Program Fee

The cost of the SELF program is $2,900.00. This cost covers all expenses except transportation to and from the university at the start and end of the program and spending money. This includes a $250 non-refundable deposit to secure your spot in the program upon acceptance.

Payment Plans

Flexible payment plans are available.


Scholarship applications will be available on December 4, 2017. Scholarships are limited and are given on a need basis. To be eligible for a scholarship, students must apply by the April 13, 2018, priority deadline. Decisions will be made before the student needs to accept admission to the program. For more information about the scholarship application, please contact Tori Shay at vshay@rhsmith.umd.edu.