Foreign students at Georgetown spent $67 million last year

Georgetown University’s 1,882 foreign students spent $67 million during the 2009-2010 academic year, according to a report published by the National Association of Foreign Student Advisers. The spending figure is $7 million higher than the previous academic year’s.

Across D.C., foreign students spent nearly $300 million during the same period. George Washington University led all D.C. schools with $98 million spent by 2,666 foreign students.

The NAFSA report, which accounts for financial aid given to students, also reported that foreign students spent a nationwide total of approximately $19 billion.

h/t Washington Examiner

2 Comments on “Foreign students at Georgetown spent $67 million last year

  1. God, we spend a lot of money! That’s about $35K/student. Mostly tuition, I am guessing?

  2. ^ I’d be curious to know the breakdown too. Not a terribly useful statistic otherwise.

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