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Tuition & Fees

We are so glad that you are considering Northland Christian School. Below is our International Student Tuition & Fee Breakdown for the 2022-23 school year.

2022-23 TUITION & FEES
 
Application/Testing Fee: $500 per student, due with application, non-refundable (this includes the SEVIS I-901 fee)
International Student Tuition* $28,200
Technology and General Student Fees $750
International Program Academic Support Fees $600
Health Insurance Plan $1,300
On-campus Lunch** $1,150
TOTAL $32,000

* 2% processing fee incurred for all payment plans, paying by credit card or wire transfer may incur additional fees
** Students may opt to bring their own food from home instead of purchasing lunches through Northland

Homestay (or Boys’ Residence) Fee: $12,000 per school year
This includes a room, breakfast/dinner on school days and breakfast/lunch/dinner on weekends during each school session (Fall Session is August-December; Spring Session is January-May). 
 
Our homestay program is more than just a place to live. Please visit our Homestay page [link] to learn more about why our host families are such an important part of the international student experience at Northland.

What else is included with tuition:
  • A new Macbook, required for all Northland students (for initial applicants only)
  • Mandatory enrollment fee or annual re-enrollment fee (for returning students)
  • Counseling services and academic advising
  • International Academic Center resources and academic support
  • All textbooks
  • Transportation to/from the airport (flights are not included)
  • One Northland spirit shirt (for initial applicants only)
  • Graduation cap & gown (for graduating seniors)
What is not included with tuition:
  • Uniforms*
  • Student activity fees and class t-shirts**
  • Medical fees not covered by insurance
  • Cell phone, SIM card, or phone plan
  • Class trips
  • Flights
  • Lunches, if the student prefers to bring their own food
  • Additional items or activities such as: student class photo packages or senior photos, yearbooks, prom or homecoming dance tickets, off-campus meals
*Uniforms:
Please note that uniforms are required to be worn by all students Monday-Thursday at Northland. On Fridays, students may wear jeans and Northland shirts. Students will receive one Northland shirt with their enrollment package. Uniforms must be ordered separately in advance through Northland’s approved vendor, so that students are ready for the first day of school, or you may choose to add a uniform stipend to your tuition payment, and Northland will order uniforms for your student to pick up when they arrive. 

Boys' uniform stipend: $200, includes one short-sleeved polo shirt, one long-sleeved polo shirt, one pair of shorts, one pair of pants, and one hoodie (only Northland jackets and hoodies may be worn on campus during cold weather)

Girls' uniform stipend: $225, includes one short-sleeved polo shirt, one long-sleeved polo shirt, two skirts, and one hoodie.

Additional items may be purchased after the student arrives at Northland.
 
**You may also choose to add an additional class activity fee and class t-shirt stipend to cover your students' activities for the year:
$350 - 2 sports or extracurricular activities and class t-shirt
$500 - 3 sports or extracurricular activities and class t-shirt

Payment Deadlines: 
For Fall 2022 enrollment, tuition is due by July 1
For Spring 2023 enrollment, tuition is due by December 1
 
Payment Methods:
Payments can be made by direct wire transfer or by international credit card through Northland’s Flywire account. Any external processing fees incurred are the responsibility of the applicant.
 
Payment Plans:
If you are unable to pay tuition up front, please talk to the International Program Director about a scheduled payment plan. Please note that payment plans generally incur an additional 2% processing fee.

Refund Schedule: 
Students who withdraw within the first two weeks (10 school days) of classes will receive a refund of 50% of the total tuition & fees, and a refund of the activity/extracurriculars stipend, if paid. No uniform stipend will be given, as uniforms are purchased in advance.
Students who withdraw after 10 days of classes will not receive a refund for the year's tuition.
There will be no refunds for students who are dismissed for disciplinary reasons.
 
If you have a question about tuition payment plans or would like to talk to someone about possible scholarships or tuition assistance, contact Elizabeth Chavez, the International Program Director, at echavez@northlandchristian.org