Tuition Fees

Per Annum Per Term
Years 7 – 9 $7,812 $1,953
Years 10 – 12 $8,352 $2,088

Tuition Fees are GST free and include routine day excursions, magazine (1 per student), student ID photograph, school handbook, and graduation ceremony (excluding dinner) expenses, and all necessary costs in connection with subjects other than for Practical Subject Levies (refer to Elective Subject Levies below).

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 2018 are:

  • Term 1, Week 4 – Friday – 16 February
  • Term 2, Week 4 – Friday – 11 May
  • Term 3, Week 4 – Friday – 10 August
  • Term 4, Week 4 – Friday – 02 November

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.

Per Annum Per Term
Building Fund $800 $200

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.

Per Annum
Years 7 – 10 $125
Years 11 – 12 $271

Information Technology Levy

A $1,000 levy will be charged to all students to offset information technology expenses. Additional Charges include:

  • Accidental Damage -$120 per incident (max 3). Any claims after this will be charged at full cost to repair.
  • Malicious damage – This 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 take these subjects.

Past Pupils Levy (Year 12)

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

Year 7 Father Daughter Breakfast

Hosted by the College Foundation, this event incurs a charge of $50 (incl. GST) per family (1 adult, 1 student) which will appear on the Term 1 Fees statement to cover function costs.

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 $6.40 (indicative only) including GST and is charged in Term 1.

Instrumental Music Tuition Fees

Fees for Music tuition will be charged separately to tuition.  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 a limited number of instruments. Please contact the music department on music@msm.qld.edu.au if you wish to enrol your daughter in music lessons.

Co-Curricular Fees – Most co-curricular activities will incorporate fees to cover expenses.

CaSSSA Sport and Tennis Activities, Debating, Music Ensembles – $75 per activity per year.

Swimming, Athletics and Cross Country – $60 per activity per year.

Recreational Swimming – $20 per year.

Water polo $370 per year.

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 your daughter’s place at Mt St Michael’s College.  This amount is non-refundable. This fee is deposited to the Principal’s Bursary Fund for the provision of Bursaries.

Enrolment Commitment Fee – Year 7 Students Entering the College in 2019

A fee of $1,000 for incoming Year 7 students is required to be paid by 1 August 2018. This fee will be off-set against 2019 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 a payment schedule with payments fortnightly or monthly for Tuition, IT Levy and Building Fund from savings or credit accounts.  If this is of interest to you please contact our Finance Manager, Ms Maryann McDougall at the College on 3858 4206.

Elective Subject Levies

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

Subject Per Annum Per Term
Year 7 to 8 Design Technology $100 $50 (2 terms)
Year 7 to 8 Art $30 $15 (2 terms)
Year 7 to 8 Music $50 $25 (2 terms)
Year 9 to 10 Design Technology $250 $62.50
Year 9 Digital Solutions by Design $240 $60.00
Year 10 Digital Technology $240 $60.00
Year 9 to 10 Art $266 $66.50
Year 9 Dance $92 $23
Year 9 Drama $80 $20
Year 9 to 12 Music $100 $25
Year 10 Dance $92 $23
Year 10 Drama $100 $25
Year 11 Dance $96 $24
Year 11 Drama $142 $35.50
Year 11 to 12 Visual Art & Visual Arts in Practice $286 $71.50
Year 11 to 12 Home Economics $250 $62.50
Year 11 to 12 Hospitality SAS and Studies $270 $67.50
Year 11 Biology Texts (Mandatory for Biology Students per booklist) $60
Year 12 Dance $106 $26.50
Year 12 Drama $181 $45.25