- Insurance (insurance coverage is provided by the University; however, you may require more comprehensive insurance depending on your personal needs)
- Books (many North American universities make it compulsory to purchase course textbooks so the cost of books could be significantly more expensive that what you are used to)
- Extra money for sightseeing
- Emergency money - just in case!
You will need about £2000 extra on top of what you normally spend in Aberdeen. You will also need to show proof of funds as specified by your Exchange Site before you are accepted and for obtaining a visa.