The University of Sydney Foundation Program (USFP) Tuition Fees

Program Type 2021 Fee (AUD) 2022 Fee (AUD)
Standard Program (52 weeks) $38,000 $39,800
Extended Program (75 weeks) $47,000 $48,800
Intensive Program (40 weeks) $37,000 $38,800

The High Achievers’ Preparation Program (HAPP) Tuition Fees

Program Type 2021 Fee (AUD) 2022 Fee (AUD)
High Achievers’ Preparation Program (20 weeks) $25,000 $25,000

Non-tuition Fees

Fee Type 2022 Fees (AUD)
Enrolment Fee# $335
HE State Government Examination fee $1,220

Other Fees

Fee Type 2021-22 Fee (AUD)
Mandatory e-Textbooks (English & Maths) $200
Late payment fee $100
Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)
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Living costs per annum##
$26,000 (approx.)

#Compulsory fee and non-refundable.
##This is a guide only. Actual costs may vary slightly from those listed above.

Note: All prices quoted subject to change. All amounts listed on this page are in Australian dollars and include GST where applicable.

Accommodation Fees

Accommodation Fees (AUS)
Accommodation placement cost $320
Accommodation inspection cost $320
Homestay - Single room $399 per week
Accommodation Holiday Holding -
Homestay Single
$200 per week
Homestay - Twin room $315 per week
Accommodation Holiday Holding -
Twin Room
$158 per week
Homestay VIP - Single room $546 per week

Accommodation Holiday Holding VIP -

$273 per week

^Students aged under 18 living in homestay accommodation will be invoiced at the time of enrolment for the period until they turn 18. Monthly instalment payment plan is available.

How to pay your fees

There will be a payment required upon acceptance of your offer and then the remainder of payment instalments will depend on the structure of your course. A fee payment schedule will be included in your offer letter.

All fees and additional costs are quoted in Australian dollars. All prices include GST where applicable. Payment made by credit cards (Visa, MasterCard and American Express) will attract a 2.5% surcharge.

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