International Fees for 2021

All costs given in NZ$. GST included.

  Full Year Three Terms Two Terms One Term
Tuition $15,500 $11,625 $7,750 $3,875
Administration $350 $350 $350 $300
Homestay Placement Fee $250 $250 $250 $250
School Related Expenses $2,000 $1,500 $800 $600
Insurance $507 $415 $305 $196
Accommodation Options
Boarding Hostel (estimated, to be confirmed for 2021) $14,400 $10,800 $7,200 $3,600
Homestay for Boarding students (Term breaks, $275pw) $1,650 $1,100 $550  
Homestay for Day students (varies based on length of stay) $12,925 $9,625 $6,325 $3,300

1. Tuition Fee

  • Covers normal school tuition- extra costs detailed above.
  • Text books (on loan)
  • Access to school library facilities
  • English language classes
  • Additional costs for senior students taking Outdoor Education

2. Homestay Fee, Boarding House

  • Paid for 47 weeks approx for a full year
  • Boarding is usually only available for full year occupancy
  • No refund if student voluntarily goes away during the term holidays.

3. School Related Expenses (Unused funds are refunded)

  • Uniform (can be up to $700 for a new uniform)
  • Class trips
  • Sport
  • Cultural activities including music lessons
  • Class write-on workbooks
  • Extra class materials (woodwork, food and nutrition, art etc)
  • NCEA Examination fees
  • Boarding house activities
  • Student visa renewal (if done through the School)
  • Doctor Vists (usually reclaimed on insurance)

4. Insurance

  • The New Zealand Government requires all International Students to have travel and medical insurance. We use Uni-Care NZ Student Plan: Costs may vary depending on length of stay.

5. Personal Expenses

  • The student will be expected to pay from his personal allowance for any taxis, bus fares, cell phones and data plans, travel, visas, personal clothing, holiday activities and additional tutors

6. Refund

  • Refund policies are detailed in the Application Form and Contract of Enrolment.

7. Fee Protection

  • The school is required to ensure that all international student funds are protected in the
    event that:
    • The school is unable to continue to offer tuition to international students
    • The student withdraws from study
    • The student is required to return home
    • The student transfers to another educational institution.

Funds paid by international students are held in a separate account for this purpose.