Somerville House maintains an all-inclusive fee structure, which incorporates compulsory subject-related items pertaining to all students, including a fully supported technology program. 

All students receive an electronic learning device which is fully supported by the School’s ICT Department. Learning for the lower years levels (Prep to Year 2) is supported with an iPad. All other year levels receive a laptop computer. Camps, optional excursions, and non-compulsory subject-related items will be charged and identified separately.

View the 2021 Domestic Fee Schedule (PDF 209KB)

View the 2022 Domestic Fee Schedule (PDF 116KB). 

View the 2021 International Fee Schedule (PDF 173KB)

View the 2022 International Fee Schedule (PDF 113KB). 

View the Pre-Prep Funded Kindergarten Statement of Fees (PDF 265KB).

Fee schedules are reviewed and approved annually by the governing body and published in advance of the forthcoming year. Fees may be subject to change, without notice, as a result of changes to Australian legislation and/or regulations. 


The annual tuition and boarding fees are charged quarterly for Australian students (citizens or residents) and two times per year for International students. Payments are accepted via credit card, BPAY, cheque, direct deposit and/or cash.


Somerville House offers a 10% tuition discount to the younger sibling(s) if there are two or more siblings attending Somerville House at the same time. Upon written application and approval a 10% tuition discount may apply for students who have siblings attending Brisbane Boys’ College (BBC), Clayfield College or Sunshine Coast Grammar School. A written application can be submitted to

Voluntary Building Fund (VBF) contributions 

A VBF contribution of $800 per annum is applied on all fee accounts and charged in instalments. The VBF contribution is used solely towards the acquisition, construction or maintenance of school buildings, and as such, is an allowable taxation deduction.