Our Fees

Tuition Fees 2020
Per Annum
Per Term
Years 7 – 9
Years 10 – 12

Tuition Fees are GST free and include technology costs, routine day excursions, magazine (1 per student), student ID photograph, school handbook, Year 12 graduation ceremony (excluding dinner), and all necessary costs in connection with subjects other than for Elective Subject Levies (listed below). There is no additional IT Levy in 2020.

A component of the Tuition Fees is used for Capital purposes, varying from year to year depending on the extent of the College Capital program. Fees are payable four (4) times per year with settlement required by the due date.

This Fee Schedule should be read in conjunction with the College Fees Policy.

Due Date for Fees

The due dates for fees in 2020 are:

Term 1, Week 4 – Friday – 21 February
Term 2, Week 4 – Friday – 15 May
Term 3, Week 4 – Friday – 07 August
Term 4, Week 4 – Friday – 30 October

Family Discounts

Family discounts are available for students attending concurrently. A 20% discount applies for a second child, 30% for a third child and a 100% discount applies for a fourth child.

Building Fund Contribution

Contributions to the Mt St Michael’s College Building Fund are voluntary and assist in funding the capital projects of the College. They are 100% tax deductible.

Building Fund Contribution
Per Annum
Per Term
Building Fund

State Government Text Book Allowance

No book hire system is offered by the College. The State Government text book allowance received by the College will be credited to your fees account in Term 2.

State Government Text Book Allowance
Per Annum
Years 7 – 10
Years 11 – 12

Laptop Computers

A laptop is provided to each student at no extra charge, however incidental charges may be incurred as follows:

  • Accidental Damage $120 per incident (max 3). Any claims after this will be charged at full repair cost.
  • Malicious damage will be charged at full cost to repair.
  • Non-return of laptop to the college when the student leaves $1,800.
  • Replacement laptop bag and/or power adapter $60.
  • Loss of laptop (e.g. fire/theft) First Loss: $200 excess, Subsequent losses: $300.

Elective Subject Levies (refer to Elective Subject Levies below)

A levy will be charged to all students who elect to take these subjects.

Alumni Association Levy (Year 12)

A voluntary levy of $20 per term for Year 12 students provides a lifetime membership to the MSM Alumni Association. This also includes a gift from the Alumni Association at graduation.

Year 7 Father Daughter Breakfast

The Year 7 Father Daughter Breakfast, hosted by the College Foundation, incurs a charge of $59.40 (incl. GST) per family (1 adult, 1 student) which will appear on the Term 1 Fees statement to cover function costs.

Year 7 Resources Charge

All Year 7 students will incur a $50 Resources Charge for Art, Design Technology and Maths subjects, charged to their fees account in Term 1.

Year 7 Lock for Locker

$14 (GST Incl), charged to their fees account in Term 1.

Parents & Friends Association

The levy charged by the Federation of P&F Associations of Catholic Schools in Queensland is set by their State Committee at $6.50 (TBC) including GST and is charged in Term 1.

Instrumental Music Tuition Fees

Fees for Music tuition will be charged separately to tuition via Tours/Excursions in Parent Lounge. The College must be informed by the end of the previous Term should you wish to withdraw from lessons or full fees will be charged for the next Term. Hire of instruments is available from the College at reasonable rates for limited instruments. Please contact music@msm.qld.edu.au for enrolment or withdrawal of music lessons.

Co-Curricular Fees

Co-Curricular Fees – Most co-curricular activities will incorporate fees to cover expenses.
CaSSSA Sport Activities per activity per year
Tennis Activities per activity per year
Music Ensembles, Dance & Drama per activity per year
Swimming with option of purchasing a reusable team shirt for additional $30
$100 optional $30
Athletics & Cross Country per activity
Water polo per season (October – April)

Enrolment Application Fee

A fee of $100 including GST is required to proceed with the enrolment process. This is a non-refundable fee charged to offset the costs of administration.

Enrolment Confirmation Fee

At the time of acceptance of an enrolment offer, a payment of $750 is required. This confirms a student’s place at Mt St Michael’s College. This amount is non-refundable.

Enrolment Commitment Fee – Year 7 Students Entering the College in 2021

A fee of $1,000 for incoming Year 7 students is required to be paid by 1 July 2020. This fee is off-set against 2021 Term 1 fees. If for any reason the student does not commence at the College, this fee is non-refundable.

Payment Plan

To assist with the settlement of Fee Accounts, we can arrange an annual payment schedule with fortnightly, monthly or quarterly payments. Further information is available from the College Finance Manager at finance@msm.qld.edu.au by 7 February 2020. A plan will be provided to you for review prior to your nominated start date.

Elective Subject Levies

A levy will be charged to all students who elect to take the following subjects.

Subject Per Annum Per Term
Year 8 Art
$15.00 (2 terms)
Year 8 Design Technology
$25.00 (2 terms)
Year 8 Music
$25.00 (2 terms)
Year 9 to 10 Food Fashion & Technology
Year 9 Digital Solutions by Design
Year 9 to 10 Art
Year 9 Dance
Year 9 Drama
Year 9 to 12 Music
Year 10 Dance
Year 10 Drama
Year 10 Digital Solutions by Design
Year 11 Dance
Year 11 Drama
Year 11 Food & Nutrition
Year 11 Hospitality Practices
Year 11 Visual Art & Visual Arts in Practice
Year 12 Visual Art
Year 12 Food & Nutrition
Year 12 Hospitality Practices (App)
Year 12 Dance
Year 12 Drama