High school exchange prices and features

Find the program that matches your budget and goals

A high school exchange is an investment that yields a lifetime of personal, academic and career benefits. We know students and families have different budgets and goals, so we offer a range of exchange programs that provide options on costs, destinations, schools, program focus and features.

Find the program that’s right for your budget and goals. Click on the countries you’re interested in to view program prices and features. We will help you find the high school exchange program that’s best for you.

Flight Surcharge

There may be a flight surcharge. How does this work?

We are working with our flight partners to obtain the best flight (including price and route) but we may need to charge a flight surcharge if we cannot obtain a flight within the budget amounts below as per our Terms & Conditions. Please be aware that we cannot accommodate personal requests with regards to changes to flights, times or dates, as flights will adhere to pre agreed programs dates and times, which can include departures from 7am – 10pm depending on the agreed arrival time at the final destination.

Flight budget included in the program price from New Zealand to:

Europe: NZ$3,000
USA: NZ$3,200
Japan: NZ$2,500
Canada: NZ$3,200
South America: NZ$3,200
Australia: NZ$1,200

Argentina Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearFeb 16,
2025
Dec 14,
2025
$13,950Aug 31, 2024
Classic Academic SemesterFeb 16,
2025
July 13,
2025
$12,950Aug 31, 2024
Classic Short Program 3 MonthsFeb 16,
2025
May
2025
$11,450Aug 31, 2024
Classic Short Program 2 MonthsFeb 16,
2025
April 2025$11,450Aug 31, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Australia Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearFeb 1,
2025
Nov 23,
2025
$9,450Sept 30, 2024
Classic Academic Semester Feb 1, 2025June 22,
2025
$8,950Sept, 30 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Canada Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearAug 27,
2024
Jun 28,
2025
$29,450Apr 30,
2024
Classic Academic Semester Aug 27,
2024
Feb 1,
2025
$19,450Apr 30,
2024
Classic Short Program 3 Months Nov 9,
2024
Feb 1,
2025
$15,450Jul 31, 2024
Classic Short Program 2 MonthsNov 9,
2024
Jan 4,
2025
$13,450Jul 31, 2024
Classic Calendar YearFeb 1,
2025
Feb 1,
2026
$37,450Sept 15, 2024
Classic Academic
Year
Feb 1,
2025
Nov 2025$29,450Sept 15, 2024
Classic Academic Semester Feb 1,
2025
Jun 28,
2025
$19,450Sept 15, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Denmark Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearAug 15,
2024
Jun 25,
2025
$14,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic Semester Aug 15,
2024
Jan 9,
2025
$13,450SOLD OUT
Classic Short Program 3 Months (on request)Nov 9,
2024
Jan 22,
2025
$10,450Jun 30, 2024
Classic Academic
Year
Jan
2025
Mid Nov
2025
$15,450Sept 1, 2024
Classic Academic Semester Jan
2025
Jun 25,
2025
$14,450Sept 1, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Finland Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearJan 7,
2025
Nov 2,
2025
$13,950Aug 31, 2024
Classic Academic SemesterJan 7,
2025
Jun 6,
2025
$12,950Aug 31, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

France Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearAug 30, 2024Jun 21, 2025$14,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic Semester Aug 30, 2024Jan 18, 2025$12,450SOLD OUT
Classic Short Program 3 Months Oct 25, 2024Jan 18, 2025$9,950Jul 30, 2024
Classic Short Program 2 Months Nov 22, 2024Jan 18, 2025$8,950Jul 30, 2024
Classic Short Program 6 WeeksDec 6, 2024Jan 18, 2025$8,950Jul 30, 2024
Classic Academic YearJan 17, 2025Nov 22, 2025$14,450Aug 30, 2024
Classic Academic Semester Jan 17, 2025Jun 21, 2025$12,450Aug 30, 2024

Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates are indicative arrivals in the destination.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival dates at the destination and subject to change. They based on 2023 program dates and serve to help students plan ahead. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Germany Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice
NZD
Application
deadline
Classic
Academic
Year
Aug 26,
2024
Jun 23,
2025
$13,450SOLD OUT
Classic
Academic
Semester
Aug 26,
2024
Jan 13,
2025
$12,450SOLD OUT
Classic Short
Program
3 Months 
Oct 21,
2024
Jan 13,
2025
$10,450Jun 1,
2024
Classic Short
Program
2 Months 
Nov 18,
2024
Jan 13,
2025
$9,450Jun 15,
2024
Classic
Academic
Year
Jan 20,
2025
Dec 1,
2025
$13,450Sept 1,
2024
Classic
Academic
Semester
Jan 20,
2025
Jun 23,
2025
$12,450Sept 1,
2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival dates at the destination and subject to change. They based on 2023 program dates and serve to help students plan ahead. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Ireland Classic High School

LengthDeparturePrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic Semester Aug 2024$24,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic Three TermsAug 2024$32,450SOLD OUT
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Italy Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearSept 14,
2024
Jun 14,
2025
$13,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic SemesterSept 14, 2024Feb 1,
2025
$11,950SOLD OUT
Classic Short Program 3 MonthsNov 9,
2024
Feb 1,
2025
$9,450May 30, 2024
Classic Short Program 2 MonthsDec 7, 2024 Feb 1,
2025
$8,750May 30, 2024
Classic Academic YearFeb 1,
2025
Mid Dec,
2025
$13,450Jul 15, 2024
Classic Academic SemesterFeb 1,
2025
Jun 14,
2025
$11,950Jul 15, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience. Soft Landing Camps depart prior to standard arrivals.

Japan Classic High School

LengthStartPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearMar 2025$17,450Jun 30, 2024
Classic Academic SemesterMar 2025$15,450Jun 30, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

The Netherlands Classic High School

LengthStart EndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearAug 2024$15,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic Semester Aug 2024$14,450SOLD OUT
Classic Short Program 3 months  Oct 25,
2024
Jan 23,
2025
$10,950Jul 1, 2024
Classic Short Program 2 months  Oct 25,
2024
Dec 24,
2024
$10,450Aug 1, 2024
Classic Academic YearJan 8, 2025Oct 27 -Nov 3,
2025
$15,450Aug 1, 2024
Classic Academic Semester Jan 8,
2025
Jul 21
– Aug 4,
2025
$14,450Aug 1, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Norway Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearAug 15,
2024
Jun 23,
2025
$16,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic SemesterAug 15,
2024
Jan 7,
2025
$15,450SOLD OUT
Classic Calendar
Year
Jan 10, 2025Mid Nov
2025
$16,950Sept 1, 2024
Classic Academic Semester Jan 10,
2025
Jun 23,
2025
$15,450Sept 1, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Spain Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic Year  Sept 7,
2024
Jun 21,
2025
$15,950SOLD OUT
Classic Academic Semester Sept 7,
2024
Jan 25,
2025
$14,950SOLD OUT
Classic Short Program 3 MonthsNov 2,
2024
Jan 18,
2025
$11,950Jun 15, 2024
Classic Short Program 2 MonthsNov 23,
2024
Jan 18,
2025
$10,450Jun 15, 2024
Classic Academic Year Feb 1, 2025Mid Dec,
2025
$16,950Aug 31, 2024
Classic Academic SemesterFeb 1,
2025
Jun 21,
2025
$14,950Aug 31, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

Sweden Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic YearAug 17,
2024
Jun 15,
2025
$14,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic Semester Aug 17,
2024
Dec 28,
2024
$13,450SOLD OUT
Classic Short Program 3 Months Oct 30,
2024
Jan 25,
2025
$9,950Jun 30, 2024
Classic Short Program 2 Months Nov 30, 2024Jan 25,
2025
$9,450Jun 30, 2024
Classic Academic YearJan 8, 2025Oct 26,
2025
$14,450Sept 30, 2024
Classic Academic Semester Jan 8, 2025Jun 15,
2025
$13,450Sept 30, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

UK Classic High School

LengthStartEndPrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Short Program 3 months Early Sept 2024Mid Dec 2024$14,450Apr 30, 2024
Classic Academic SemesterEarly Sept 2024End Jan – Mid Feb,
2025
$16,450Apr 30, 2024
Classic Academic Year (10 months)Early Sept 2024Jun 2025$28,450Apr 30, 2024
Classic Short Program 3 monthsJan 2025Apr
2025
$14,450Sep 30, 2024
Classic Academic SemesterJan 2025Jun 2025$16,450Sep 30, 2024
Classic Calendar YearJan 2025Dec 2025$32,450Sep 30, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

USA Classic High School

LengthDeparturePrice NZDApplication deadline
Classic Academic Year  Aug 2024$16,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic Semester Aug 2024$15,450SOLD OUT
Classic Academic Year  Jan 2025 $16,450Jul 31, 2024
Classic Academic Semester Jan 2025 $15,450Jul 31, 2024
Applications deadlines are subject to change due to capacity limitations.
Please apply early to secure a place on your preferred program.
Each destination has a budget for flights included in the fee. If flight costs are above this budgeted amount, a Flight Surcharge may apply. Please see Flight Surcharges for more information.
Program start dates serve as approximate arrival times at the destination. We will notify you of your confirmed program dates ahead of time to prevent any confusion or inconvenience.

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