Cost

MEXICO MASTER CLASS (9 days/ 10 nights): $1795*

Price includes:

  • Tuition for 6 three-hour workshops
  • One individual conference
  • Opening reception, orientation and closing dinners and one other group dinner
  • Daily lunches by Cocinar Mexicano
  • Private faculty reading and dinner
  • Public readings and book signings
  • Village tour and other cultural events
  • Escorted pyramid hike
  • Closing dinner

* A limited number of need-based fellowships will be available to qualified applicants.  Please email us for details.

Airfare, accommodation and ground transportation are not included in the workshop price.  We will email taxi or bus information for your arrival once your registration is confirmed. Proof of fully portable international medical cover will be required of all participants on acceptance. Alternatively, you may purchase an excellent short-term policy directly from Frontier Medex at a cost of US $4/day.

SPECIAL PROJECTS WITH MAGDA BOGIN (9 days/10 nights): $1495
Please see description for details and email info@underthevolcano.org with any questions. Alumni discount does not apply.

EXTENSION RESIDENCY OPTION (2 weeks): $500
Please see description for details and email info@underthevolcano.org with any questions.

ACCOMMODATION
Please email us for a range of housing options, from budget home stays and simple guest houses to medium or luxury hotels. All accommodation includes breakfast and taxes.  We receive special rates from all hotels in Tepoztlán, so let us make your booking for you.

DISCOUNTS & FINANCIAL AID
Alumni Discount: $100
Early Bird Discount (June 15 – August 1): $100
Note:  The above discounts may be combined where applicable. Applications are processed in order of receipt.  Final acceptance decisions and allocation of financial aid will be made no later than October 1st.

For fellowships and financial aid, please see our list of available opportunities and attach a statement of need when you apply.

Additional group activities in and around Tepoztlán may be organized ad hoc by residency participants.  Optional group or individual Spanish classes can also be arranged upon request.

Significant others may attend on a limited basis (group meals and special events) for a flat fee of US $595.  No auditors are admitted to UTV master classes, but workshop participants may, with the approval of the program director, enroll in a second workshop for an additional cost of $895.