International Tuition and Fees

As an international student, you will have access to all that Thetford Academy has to offer – and more. Our ISP program includes a homestay with a local family, specialized support from our faculty and staff, and a variety of program excursions and events.

International Student Program Tuition and Fees

Commuting Day Student Tuition – $22,430 USD

The 2023-2024 day student tuition at Thetford Academy is $22,430 USD for all attending students.

Room and Board – $20,471

This fee includes: Room and Board with a host family for 10 months (excluding December recess) and daily school lunch.

International Student Program Fee – $8,111 USD

This fee is required of all international students. It covers the intensive and specialized support provided by TA’s International Student Program; administrative assistance required for passport, I-20, and visa management; iTEP or TOEFL preparation and testing twice annually; college counseling; college writing instruction; and when applicable, ELL study. It also covers transportation to and from Boston Logan International Airport at the time of arrival and departure, and International Student Program excursions and events.

These fees do not include:

  • Mandatory health insurance
  • Personal travel during the two weeks of December recess when students are required to return home or make alternate plans.

TOTAL International Student Program Fee – $51,012 USD


Please contact Thetford Academy’s International Student Program Coordinator, Susan Essex Luce.

Susan Essex Luce, International Student Program Coordinator
[email protected]
International Student Program
304 Academy Rd
Thetford Center, VT 05075

Upcoming Events

December 2023

Monday December 4

11:30 am – 11:55 am
School Assembly
Recurs weekly
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Boys Basketball Scrimmage vs Bellows Falls
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Youth Substance Use Trends Community Event

Wednesday December 6

All Day
Hartford Tech Visit-Sophomores (a.m.)
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Girls Basketball Scrimmage vs Bellows Falls

Thursday December 7

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
College Rep Visit - Maine College of Art and Design
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Scrimmage Boys Basketball vs Lebanon
6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Winter Concert

Friday December 8

All Day
Half Day - Students Dismiss @ 12:10pm
8:10 am – 8:40 am
School Assembly

Saturday December 9

All Day
Robotics @ Plymouth



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