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Please note that all prices shown are in New Zealand Dollars and include New Zealand Goods and Services Tax (GST) of 15%

Fees        2018              2019
One Term Tuition Fee       $3,600        $3,600
One Semester Tuition Fee       $7,200        $7,200
Three Terms Tuition Fee       $10,800        $10,800
One Year Tuition Fee       $14,400        $14,400
Administration Fee (per term)       $200        $200
Homestay Placement Fee       $245        $245
Homestay Fee (per week)       $245        $245
Bank Fee       $30        $30
Airport Pick Up (New Plymouth Airport)       $50        $50
Insurance (estimate) per year       $600        $600
NZQA Examination Fee (if entering)       $383.30        $383.30
Contingency Fee         $850       $850

Please Note:

  • Tuition fee includes tuition and school fees
  • Tuition fee does not include uniform, specialist course related costs (eg. photography), examination fees, insurance, stationery, personal and recreational costs or outdoor activities. Example of other costs would be: surfing lesson $45…

 Contingency Fee – this payment is recommended. It is kept on account for the student to cover uniform, specialist subject fees and other expenses – including outdoor education excursion fees, school trips, school ball, end of year programme etc

The unused balance, if any, will be refunded when the student completes their course of study at Spotswood College.

Please note: the Contingency Fee is not for pocket money.  Students will not be issued with funds from this account as it is to be used for school based expenses.


Payment of Fees
International Student Fees can be paid by either direct credit or bank draft to the following account.

TSB Bank, Moturoa, New Plymouth, New Zealand
Account Number: 15 3949 0007720 03
Click here for full details of making overseas transfers to our account

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