Tuition & Fees

An investment in a culturally diverse, international education is an investment in your child’s future.

As a WAB student, your child will have access to individuals, ideas and experiences that are not typical of a traditional school environment.

Fees above are listed in RMB (Chinese Yuan). Fees may be paid in RMB or other currencies. See Payment Methods, Terms and Conditions below for details.

Families applying to WAB are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of 2,100 RMB per applicant, regardless of the admissions decision or outcomes.

Tuition fees are inclusive of transportation, most after-school activities offered by the school, and all required textbooks and school supplies. Students must purchase their own laptops and calculators. Home Language Programs and individual instrument lessons are not included.

Tuition Fees Payment Information and Important Dates

  • A non-refundable Basic Tuition Fee of 30,000 RMB is required to be paid annually to ensure the student’s enrollment.  
  • For returning students, the full annual Tuition Fees are due on April 30, 2024. 

  • For students newly admitted, the Tuition Fees for the school year are due 21 calendar days from the invoice date.  

  • A prorated Tuition Fee is accessible for families whose student enrolled after the school year has begun, and the student’s first day of school is set after the October break. A 10% reduction of the Tuition Fees (excluding the Basic Tuition) per calendar month will apply from the October start.  

  • A 2% per month Late Payment Fee will be assessed on all overdue payments and will not be included in the fapiao amount if fapiao is required.

Additional Information


TRANSPORTATION

WAB provides transport for students to and from school, using modern, safe and comfortable buses and mini-buses. Our school buses are equipped with advanced air purification systems for our students, ensuring a healthy ride.

Bus routes service families in most of the areas of Beijing where expatriate families reside. A bus service is provided where there is a minimum of 3 students for one given stop.

The school provides transportation to all school-sponsored field trips and the service also extends to students involved in most after-school activities.

FOOD SERVICES

Lunch and snacks are not included in the school tuition. Students have the option of bringing their own food from home, or purchasing lunch and snacks at school using their SmartCard. Lunch costs range from 30 to 45 RMB.

WAB Food Services are managed by Chartwells, an international company highly regarded amongst its industry peers. WAB Food Services provide a wide range of international food options from various outlets within the school.