Payments can be made online via the online portal using your login and password. Visa and MasterCard cards are accepted for online payments.


Payments can also be made by personal cheques and bank drafts in Australian dollars, Visa or MasterCard.  All payments are to be made in Australian dollars.  Payments should be made out to International House, The University of Sydney.


EFTPOS payment by debit card must be made in person at the International House office.  


We do not accept American Express, Diners Club or CASH payments.


Payments may be made:

  • in advance for the entire year. Payment is due in the first week of semester
  • in two installments which are due  five working days after the start of each residential period.


A late payment fee of $50 will be charged by the House.

In special cases, application may be made to pay in advance for shorter periods, but not less than four weeks. Before the beginning of the residential agreement period (i.e. before the beginning of the semester), residents should apply in writing to the Director of International House setting out all relevant information, e.g. financial resources, dates of scholarship or stipend, etc.

More information is available on our fees page.