Admissions and Fees

Tuition and Fees

  • Mandatory
    • Non-refundable application fee: $500
    • Tuition fee: $19,000
      • Includes health insurance, communication journal and school locker
  • Optional
    • School athletics, clubs, and/or activities: Varies
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Admissions Procedures

  • Complete the application form online
  • Pay the application fee
  • Submit transcripts for the last three years of school
  • Submit English language exam. Minimum scores:
    • TOEFL: 80
    • IELTS: 6.5
    • iTEP/SLATE: 5.5
    • EIKEN: Grade 1
    • SSAT (Upper level only, no matter what grade): 2000
    • ELTIS: 718
    • PTE Academic: 54
  • Complete an online interview with a BASIS.ed ISP admissions person (schedule time and day for the interview through the online application portal)
  • Complete an online math test (find instructions on the online application portal)
  • Upon acceptance into the program, BASIS.ed international students need to complete the following:
    • Complete and submit the registration packet (accepted students will find it on the online application portal)
    • Pay tuition fee (accepted students will receive wire transfer instructions)
    • Receive an I-20 form from BASIS.ed ISP
    • Receive a student F-1 visa at the U.S. Embassy
    • Find a host family
    • Prepare for school by reading the recommended list of books