Money Matters

What's Included?

Your program fee covers all your dealings with us for the particular program you will be participating on, namely:

  • Return economy airfare with recognised airlines from your nearest capital city (if from
    Australia) or Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch (if from New Zealand).
  • Travel to and from your host family at the beginning and end of the program
  • Comprehensive medical, baggage, trip cancellation insurance & personal liability.
  • Application process and selection interview
  • Assistance with your visa application (you must pay the visa application fee)
  • Host family screening and selection
  • Enrolment at your host school
  • Pre-departure orientation and materials, including parent and student handbooks
  • Access to 'My Exchange'- a personlised online resource and reporting centre packed with info to help you prepare and make the most of your exchange
  • Safety Card that lists contact details for our office staff, local coordinator, host family, regulating authority and overseas partner. These cards also contain the 24/7 emergency phone numbers.
  • Assistance with airport check-in at the major hubs in Australia and New Zealand
  • Arrival orientation and materials in your host country
  • 24 hour emergency assistance
  • Professional support throughout your time away as necessary and required
  • Welcome home pack and opportunities to become a returned student advisor
  • Guaranteed country of choice

You can pick your preferred location or region in some countries for an additional fee. Application deadlines apply. There are also additional program extras available for some countries. Please follow this link and click on the destination you are interested in or contact us for details.

Price Guarantee

Take the risk out of the equation. We guarantee that once you have submitted your application and paid your $150 deposit the published price is protected from increase. That means no nasty surprises in the event of currency fluctuations or increases in airfares.