Willows offers students from other countries the opportunity to experience a premier English Immersion Program and American culture while participating in a college preparatory academic environment. While many students choose to attend Willows for multiple years, single half-year, and quarter programs are available. The I-20 is issued to students after they are accepted into the program in conformance with Federal law governing non-immigrant alien students. For more information on studying in the United States, please visit the United States Department of Homeland Security’s Study in The United States – Private Schools Each student must demonstrate proficiency in written and spoken English. Willows does not offer English as a Second Language (ESL) or English for Language Learners (ELL).

International tuition rates for the 2018-19 academic year:

New Middle School Students (Grades 6 through 8): $17,100
New High School Students (Grades 9 through 12): $20,000

Returning Middle School Students (Grades 6 through 8): $13,600
Returning High School Students (Grades 9 through 12): $17,400

In addition to tuition, all students pay a comprehensive fee of $1,100 to cover participation in theatrical productions as well as textbook rental, classroom field trips, and a yearbook.

All new international students pay an additional international activities fee of $1,000 per year which covers international field trips and activities planned by the International Student Coordinator.

The room and board rate for the 2018-19 academic year is $3,125/quarter, $6,250/semester and $12,500/year.

For more information on how to apply contact Lupe Garcia, Assistant Director of Admissions and International Student Coordinator – lgarcia@willowsacademy.org or  847-824-6900 x 230.