International fees

All fees and costs are quoted in New Zealand Dollars and include GST (Goods and Service Tax) where required.

Registration fee (paid on registration): $250

Acceptance fee (paid on acceptance of place): $1,400

A limited number of scholarships are available to International students. If you would like to be considered, please enquire with the International Director

Tuition fees include tuition, careers counselling, pastoral care, library, sports and cultural equipment, and the use of College facilities.

English language tuition is included in tuition fees and the regular classroom programme. If additional ESOL tuition is required, it is available at extra cost – estimated at a cost of $3,000 per year. This addition includes regular testing and progress updates, specialist Speech and Drama lessons to improve fluency and confidence, and small classes to cater to individual needs.

Other costs to be aware of are for transportation and uniforms. For more information about Wellington’s public transport system and fares for buses, trains and harbour ferries see Transport and Metlink. School uniforms can be purchased new or alternatively second hand for a lesser cost see Uniform and NZ Uniforms.

This schedule is subject to change.

2024 International Fees  
Annual scale of tuition fees for Years 1 to 6 $39,995
Annual scale of tuition fees for Years 7 to 13 $48,150
Sundry activities deposit $2,500*
Mentor fee $2,500

Queen Margaret House (boarding)




Holiday homestay fee (if applicable for boarding students) $2,800**
Homestay available on request $400 per week
$1,000 admin fee

*The sundry activities deposit is used to pay for camps, private music lessons etc. Any unused portion will be refunded if not used during the school year in line with the College refund policy.

**Fixed annual fee which covers 7 weeks of term holidays. Any additional homestays can be arranged but will incur an extra charge. 


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