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Messiah University is in session this fall with flexible in-person and remote learning options, health and safety protocols and student care and support.


Cross-Cultural Courses

Cross-Cultural Course Costs

Cross-cultural courses at Messiah University are included as part of the overall spring semester tuition fee, as long as students do not take more than 18 credits between J-Term, Spring Term, and May-Term (the three terms that make up the Spring Semester).  In addition to a portion of your spring semester tuition, cross-cultural courses also have an additional course fee associated with them that cover travel costs, room and board, and other expenses.  Course fees vary from course to course and average around $3700 per course.

Upon acceptance on a course, students are asked to submit a $200 non-refundable deposit secure their spot on the course and are asked to sign the below acceptance notification, outlining various policies related to the financial aspects of these courses.

Questions about cross-cultural course costs can be directed to the Intercultural Office at or 717.796.1800 x2131.