Frequently Asked Questions


Payments, Withdrawals & Refunds


  • Does ISA accept credit cards?

    Yes, credit cards may be used for any portion of the program price (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover). Program fees can also be paid by personal check, cashier's check, or money order.

  • Does ISA have payment plans available?

    To arrange a payment plan, please contact the ISA office prior to the payment due date. There is a $25 fee, and payment installments will be arranged with the final payment no later than two weeks before the start date of the program.

  • Does ISA charge late fees?

    If payment is not arranged by the Final Forms and Payment due date, a late payment fee of $50 may be assessed. For students on financial aid, a good faith payment is required by the Final Forms and Payment due date in order to guarantee a student's place in the program. Please see the Paying With Financial Aid section of the website.

  • If I participate in an academic year program, do I have to pay for the entire year all at once?

    Yes, the payment for the Academic Year program is required by the Year program?s due date. This secures your participation in both semesters, and typically the Year program is discounted compared to signing up for both semesters separately.

  • If I withdraw or cancel, what kind of refund will I receive?

    Please refer to the Cancellation Policy both on our website and the ISA application.