Homestay Rates

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Student Homestay Rates

UOW College Homestay is a very cost effective way of staying in Wollongong, with additional benefits such as:

  • Knowing you are living in a safe environment, with people that UOW College know and trust
  • Practicing and improving your conversational English
  • Becoming familiar with local customs and culture
  • Affordable alternative to other living options in Wollongong
  • Enjoying the comforts of a home environment with people who care about you.

Your Homestay package

Your weekly Homestay fee includes:

  • Your fully furnished room (bed, desk, chair, clothes storage, lamp, bedding, pillows, towels, blankets)
  • Breakfast & Dinner everyday
  • Lunches when you are home on weekends
  • Use of the house & outdoor areas
  • Utilities (gas, water, electricity, rates)
  • All the English practice you can get with your host family

Homestay and Host Family Rates

Adult (18+ year olds) students with packaged UOWC and UOW course offers. 

Fee Type 2018 Rates  2019 Rates
Homestay Placement Fee: Single – Includes GST $265.00 $270.00
Host Family Accommodation Rates
Single Room Accommodation $275.00  $294.00

Under 18 students with packaged UOWC and UOW course offers

Fee Type 2018 Rates 2019 Rates
Homestay Placement Fee: Single – Includes GST $265.00 $270.00
Under 18 Welfare set-up fee – Includes GST $240.00 $250.00
Host Family Accommodation Rates
Single Room Accommodation $315.00  $336.00

Study Tour Adult (18+year old) students

Fee Type 2018 Rates 2019 Rates
Homestay Placement: Single – Includes GST $265.00 $270.00
Homestay Placement: Twin – Includes GST $170.00 $180.00
Host Family Accommodation Rates
Single Room Accommodation $275.00  $294.00
Twin Share Accommodation $240.00 $259.00

Study Tour Under 18 students

Fee Type 2018 Rates  2019 Rates
Homestay Placement: Twin – Includes GST $170.00 $180.00
Host Family Accommodation Rates
Twin Share Accommodation $270.00 $294.00

Other Service Fees

Fee Type 2018 Rates 2019 Rates
Daily Transfers Single (Study Tour Students Only) $18.00 $18.00
Daily Transfers Twin (Study Tour Students Only) $9.00 $9.00
Packed Lunch $9.00 $9.00
Airport Pickup - includes GST $150.00 $150.00
 
* Students with an offer to study at UOW may be eligible for a free Airport Pick-up.

There may be some other possible additional charges that you are required to pay, these include phone, internet or special dietary requests.

Last reviewed: 17 September, 2018