2017 Host Family Fees & Cost
|Arrivals through January 2018|
|Domestic Flight FeeVaries upon location||Due 30 days prior to arrival||Due 30 days prior to arrival|
|Au Pair Weekly Stipend**||$195.75||$250|
|Educational Fees||Up to $500||Up to $500|
|Average Cost Per Week||$356||$427|
*Waived for EurAupair repeat host families.
**Au Pair Weekly Stipend (paid directly to the au pair) is established by regulations promulgated by the U.S. Department of State in compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act and is subject to change.
|Deposit||$1,500 (Due upon au pair selection)|
|Final PaymentBalance of program and domestic flight fee||Due 30 days prior to arrival|
Fares are based upon round trip travel. All taxes and handling fees are included. Please see our Domestic Flight Fee Chart.
Host Family Fees Include:
Application processing, family interview, full au pair medical, travel, accidental death and personal liability insurance (excluding auto insurance), au pair recruitment, screening (including criminal background check and psychometric evaluation) and selection, visa assistance, round trip airfare from home country (from some countries, host family fees do not fully cover airfare costs), round trip domestic airfare, "SEVIS" (US Homeland Security Student Database System) fee, Host Family Orientation, EurAupair Au Pair Workshop, Au Pair Orientation, local Community Counselor support and assistance to host family and au pair, regular au pair cultural and recreational get-togethers and EurAupair quarterly newsletter.
|Payment/Installment Plan:For host families wishing to spread the final payment over an extended period, we offer the following payment plan:|
|30 days prior to arrival||$1197.50||$1347.50|
|1 month after arrival||$1197.50||$1347.50|
|2 months after arrival||$1197.50||$1347.50|
|3 months after arrival||$1197.50||$1347.50|
|4 months after arrival||$1197.50||$1347.50|
|5 months after arrival||$1197.50**||$1347.50**|
*Each installment includes a $60 handling fee.
**Repeat Family Discount: The $600 discount (for returning EurAupair host families or host families switching from other U.S. government designated programs) will be deducted from the last installment.
$25 charge for any returned checks or declined credit cards.
|Application fee currently being waived ($350 savings!)|
|Repeat EurAupair families benefit from a $600 discount in program fees.*|
|EurAupair families receive a $1,000 credit when referring a new host family applying Nov 1, 2016 or later and placing with a new-arriving au pair by November 2017. Refer 8 new families as described above and your next year's program fee is on us!|
|Families switching from other U.S. government designated au pair programs receive a $600 discount for new arriving au pairs.*|
|Pre-matched discount: contact us for details.|
|Military families receive a $600 discount off the program fee.*|
|* Cannot be combined with any other discounts.|
All payments may be made by check or by credit card. Checks should be made payable to "EurAupair."