International Students

We welcome students from across the world.

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St Andrew's Anglican College is a CRICOS registered institution and welcomes applications from international students in all year levels.

Our College is a leading Independent school located in one of the most desired locations to live in the world. Located on Queensland’s stunning Sunshine Coast, our campus is situated between Noosa and Coolum Beach, just over one hours' drive from the region's major city, Brisbane.

Home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Australia, the Sunshine Coast is among the top tourist destinations in the country and welcomes thousands of international visitors annually. Residents of the Sunshine Coast enjoy an outdoor lifestyle with access to an array of water activities, including: surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, fishing, snorkelling, kayaking and whale watching. We also spend a lot of time exploring the many national parks and wildlife reserves in our region, including World Heritage-listed Fraser (K'gari) Island.

The courses provided at St Andrew’s for international students include:

Segment CRICOS Code
Primary Years 1 – 6 084797G
Junior Secondary Years 7 – 10 084797F
Senior Secondary Years 11 -12 084799E


A place at St Andrew's is dependent upon availability for the requested year level, as well as requirements detailed in our International Student Guide being met. Please note, we do not offer a homestay program or boarding facilities and so international students can only enrol at the College if accompanied by a parent or relative approved by the College.

English Proficiency

All international students are asked to demonstrate sufficient English proficiency or to sit an English test with AEAS Testing (AEAS provides a high quality and comprehensive assessment of international students applying to study at Australian schools). This test assists schools to meet the Australian Government visa requirement regarding school sector students’ English language proficiency. AEAS testing is available across Australia and overseas, including in 12 cities in China, Hong Kong, Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Korea, Iran, Vietnam and in many other countries. Students can register for testing at http://aeas.com.au/how-to-register/

Register for AEAS Testing

To apply to study at St Andrew’s Anglican College as an international student, please do the following:

  • Download and read all the College Policies and additional information in the International Student Guide
  • Complete the Online Application for Registration and pay the $250 registration fee.
  • You will be contacted if a place at the College becomes available.
Download International Student Education Fact Sheet

A Registration Fee of $250 (including GST) must be paid with each application for enrolment. This is not refundable and does not guarantee a place at St Andrew’s Anglican College.

All tuition and non-tuition fees will be invoiced per semester prior to commencement of the study period and will become payable in accordance with applicable visa requirements. Where the study period is less than 6 months, payment in full of all tuition and non-tuition fees payable will be required prior to commencement. Where the study period is greater than 6 months, the following will apply: - 50% of all tuition and non-tuition fees will be payable prior to the commencement of the first study period/semester - The remaining 50% of all tuition and non-tuition fees payable, must be paid within two weeks of the commencement of the second study period/semester.

Overseas student health cover is required by the Commonwealth Government, this levy is payable prior to commencement. Estimated charges are $600.

For more information, please contact our enrolments team on +617 5471 5555 or at enrolments@saac.qld.edu.au

Guides, Fees & Framework

Please access the following documents for more information:

International Student Guide International student Fee schedule ESOS Framework

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