International Student Fees 2014
An International student is from any country other than Australia or New Zealand.
All courses other than nursing, are located on the Lake Macquarie Campus.
Nursing students have the choice of studying their first year on the Lake Macquarie Campus or the Sydney Campus. All nursing students will study on the Sydney Campus from the first semester of their second year.
Please note all pricing is quoted in Australian Dollars (AUD) and is inclusive of GST.
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Total tuition amounts are only indicative and refer to a standard full study load or 4 units (24 credit points). Pricing for individual units (subjects) will vary.
Students from the South Pacific Region
These fees are no longer subsidised by the South Pacific Division of the SDA Church. South Pacific Region students pay the same fees as other international students. They are required to pay each semester's fees upfront.
Students from Other Countries
Students from countries other than those in New Zealand are required to pay their fees upfront each semester.
*Standard Load per semester is calculated based on 4 units (24 credit points).
Tuition fees may vary depending on the units in which you are enrolled. Non-Standard units that include travel costs such as study tours, professional development placements, practicum teaching components and music performances are charged at a higher cost.
For the pricing per unit please refer to the International Full Fee column on the Units Offered & Fees
Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC):
Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is compulsory for all international students. OSHC with Medibank Private will cost a minimum of $498 for a single person for 2013 per year. Cover is required for the full length of your course and must be paid upfront. Your OSHC will be arranged through the Admission Enquiry Centre.
Students are required to purchase nurses uniforms in the first year of the course. The cost is approximately $200.
Textbooks are available from the Avondale Book Shop. The average cost for textbooks may vary from $400 AUD to $600 AUD per semester.
Course Specific Costs:
Students in some courses may incur additional costs for course materials (e.g. teaching aid materials for BEd students, lab fees as well as art and photography supplies for Visual Arts students, coaching charges for PE students) etc. Course Coordinators are able to advise on these details for specific courses.
Student Finance Office
Telephone: 02 4980 2108
Facsimile: 02 4980 2118
Telephone: 02 4980 2377
Facsimile: 02 4980 2151