Affordable Payment Plans
Woodside International offers flexible payment plans to help families afford private school. We believe that all students should have access to high quality education, so we work with families to find a payment plan that works for them.
|A||1||$30,500||$30,500||July 1, 2017*|
|B||3||$10,350||$31,050||July 1* & November 1, 2017; March 1, 2018|
|C||11||$2,900||$31,900||First of each month July 1, 2017* – May 1, 2018|
International students are only eligible for tuition Plan A or Plan B.
Registration Fee – $1,000
Due upon enrollment and each year thereafter. The amount is announced in January and payable by March 1st to reserve a place for the following school year.
Wildshaw Foundation – $2,000
Parents are asked to make an annual tax-deductible contribution to the Wildshaw Foundation, an IRS approved non-profit that supports the enrollment of eligible students from low-income families, helps maintain a more representative student body, and supports Woodside program improvements.
International Student Fee – $6,000
Administrative fee for accepted international applicants, required for the school’s issuance of an I-20. Students are responsible for paying any required I.N.S. fees, including the SEVIS I-901 fee. $3,400 of this amount may be refunded under certain conditions if the student is denied a visa.
Application Fee – $100
Administrative fee for new student applications. Payable online.
Payments are due on the 1st of the month and must be received by the 5th to avoid late charges. You will receive a bill two weeks in advance of each due date. Wire Payments can be made directly to the school’s bank account for an additional charge of $30. Or, you can pay with a credit card or PayPal (there is a 3% surcharge for online payments to cover bank fees).
The school makes absolutely no refunds on tuition payments.
Students who pay the $6,000 International Student application fee may request a partial refund if their student visa is denied. The school will refund of $3,400 provided the student complies with all of the following requirements:
- Return the original I-20 to the school;
- Show proof of denial from U.S. Immigration;
- Write a letter to the school requesting the refund;
- Present these materials within 3 months of the date of issue on the I-20 Form.
Tuition is prorated according to enrollment date.
Scholarships & Tuition Discounts
The Wildshaw Foundation is able to offer a limited number of scholarships worth up to 50% of full tuition. These scholarships are available exclusively to students with demonstrated financial need and who have both good academic standing and good citizenship. Contact the Director of Admissions for additional information.
Tuition discounts are offered for siblings and for students referred through the W.I.S. Tolstoy Russian Program or the W.I.S. Chinese Program.
Applying for Financial Aid
We have partnered with FAST to offer families a simple, hassle-free process for applying for financial aid. A $41 application fee is required. Live telephone assistance is available in English and Spanish 24 hours a day (877-326-FAST ) and your application will receive immediate attention. Read the general FAQ’s by clicking here, or review tax-related FAQ’s by clicking here. A downloadable PDF User Guide is available here. You can submit an online help request directly to FAST by clicking here. To start your FAST application, click here or tap the logo below.