Wellesley Fees

Wellesley College thanks you for choosing our kura, school, for your son’s education.

Please note, boys must be New Zealand or Australian citizens or have a Residence Permit or Diplomatic Status.

2021 Scale of Fees PDF Version
Junior School (Years 1, 2, 3)$4,523 per term (GST inclusive)
Middle School (Years 4, 5, 6)$4,523 per term (GST inclusive)
Senior School (Years 7, 8)$4,523 per term (GST inclusive)
A reduction of 10% of the basic tuition fee is allowed for the second and subsequent members of any one family attending the school at the same time.
BUS FARES(Rates are per term and are GST inclusive)
Lower Hutt$230.00
Eastern Bays$125.00
Upper Hutt$470.00

Application Fee

An application fee of $100.00 for each student is payable at the time application is made for a vacancy.

Enrolment Fee

During the year prior to the boy starting at Wellesley, a fee of $300.00 for enrolment is payable in respect of each boy. This fee is not refundable and will be used to defray the costs of maintaining contact when the boy has left school.

Leavers’ Fee – Year 8 Only

$75.00 per termThis fee covers the cost of the Year 8  dinner, tie, book and digital portfolio.

Parents’ Association Levy

$12.00 per family, per term.

Building Levy

$156 per child per term

Terms and Conditions

  • Payment in full is required by the 20th of month following date of Invoice.
  • A reduction of 1.75% is allowed if the full year’s tuition fees are paid before 1 Feb
  • An account management fee will be charged on overdue accounts at a rate of 1% per month.
  • External costs of collecting overdue accounts will be charged.
  • One term’s written notice of intention to withdraw a student from the school is required and payment of all fees incurred over the notice period is required. Where no notice or insufficient notice is given, one term’s tuition fees will be charged in lieu of notice.

Please note; a bond of $1,500.00 is payable upon acceptance of a student’s enrolment.  Bonds are per family and refunded in full once all accounts are settled after a student’s departure from Wellesley.