The UEEH apply three rates, which participants choose according to the principle of financial self-determination :
The solidarity rate
The median rate
The penniless rate: rate established by the UEEH to allow more people to come, in a way that minimizes economic discrimination. It is designed for participants who do not have the resources to pay the solidarity or median price.
For your information, those rates are not related to what the highschool invoices the UEEH.
The amount of the rates is the sum of :
The membership, identical for each participant regardless of the rate choice.
Participation fees (PAF) according to the three different rates, see table below (These fees cover all the financial investment of the association that are necessary for the proper functioning of UEEH, as small equipment, insurance costs, supplies for the workshops, cleaning products, etc.).
(if you ask for a room) The nights, that may include bedding package for sheets, blankets and bolsters if you need it.
The potential donations : donations are used to support the cost of the penniless rate.
Here are the rates of the 2016 edition :
Solidarity rate Median rate Peniless rate Membership 15€ 15€ 15€ Participation fees 30€ 25€ 15€ Nights from 20€/night from 15 to 19€/night from 4 to 14€/night (min) Bedding package 5€ 5€ 5€
According to the self-determination principle, you can choose by yourself the price of your overnight stays, however, there is a minimum of 4 euros. All participants who choose the penniless rate are not the in the same situation. Some of them choose to pay 5, 6, 7, 8 … euros per night. In that case, UEEH complete the difference because cost price is 15€/night. Others pay up to 25 euros per night, in solidarity rate, to help UEEH pay priceless rate. Of course the night the day you leave is not taken into account.