Investing in your Future

The Up with People program provides a rich global education and prepares our participants with skills and aptitudes that prepare you for success in a 21st-century world. Through our unique blend of international travel, host family living, community action work, and performing arts education, you will leave the program inspired to use your newly enhanced skills to make your mark on the world.


Program Fees (all in USD)

  • Single Semester: $17,450 USD
  • Second Semester: $11,900 USD Second semester fee
  • Confirm during your first semester to secure these discounted prices:
    • $9,900 USD | If deposit is made on or before the last day of the USA portion of tour
    • $10,900 USD | If deposit is made on or before the last day of the overall tour
    • Your program fee is less than the ACTUAL expense of travel. Up with People covers the additional expense through corporate and community sponsorships, foundation grants, and individual donations to our organization.
    • Your program fee covers:

      • All housing, meals and travel for the duration of the tour

      Not covered by the program fee:

      • Transportation TO Denver, Colorado, USA for the start of your tour and FROM the last city of your tour
      • Personal expenses (souvenirs, toiletries, etc.)
      • Health insurance

      Program Fee Payment Due Dates*:

      Semester January – Cast A July – Cast B
      Deposit – $500.00 May 1st November 1st
      Payment #1 – $5000.00 October 1st April 1st
      Payment #2 – $5000.00 November 1st May 1st
      Payment #3 – Remaining Balance December 1st June 1st

      *Payment can be made any time in advance of the due date


      You don’t need to go it alone! Up with People offers a variety of scholarships and grant assistance. In addition, we have some creative resources & guides to help you develop a fundraising plan to help offset your program fees.


      Earn Academic Credit

      Up with People also gives you the chance to earn Academic Credit while on tour, delivered in collaboration with our academic partner, Florida Southern College. For the nominal additional administrative fee of $950.00 USD, you can earn up to 12 academic credits per semester!