Residential Fees

Scholarships and Bursaries

Fee Schedule 2017 - For residents commencing in 2017

Application Fee
Total payable with your Application - $110

On acceptance of Offer
Enrolment Fee (non-refundable) - $200
Deposit* $1,100
*Initial invoice reduced by an amount equal to deposit
*Deposit for returning students to be paid by 25/11/2016

Total payable on acceptance of Offer (no later than 20 Jan 17) - $1,300

2017 All Residents

Includes accommodation, 21 meals (3 meals per day, 7 days per week), student services, college facilities

Single room with shared bathroom
34 weeks at $550 per week (new residents)/$539 per week (returning residents) - $18,700/$18,326

Single room with ensuite
34 weeks at $572 per week (new residents)/$561 per week (returning residents) - $19,448/$19,074

Single room with ensuite & aircon
34 weeks at $593 per week (new residents)/$582 per week (returning residents) - $20,162/$19,788


Single room with ensuite & aircon
34 weeks at $593 per week (new residents)/$582 per week (returning residents) - $20,162/$19,788

Studio Apartment
34 weeks at $605 per week (new residents)/ $593 per week (returning residents) - $20,570/$20,162

Other Compulsory Fees (per annum)

IT charges - $300
Student Club Annual Membership Fee - $255

Residents Commencing in 2017 - Additional Fees

Orientation Week accommodation (Semester 1 only) - $550
Orientation Week Student Club Activity Fee (Semester 1 only) - $250
Academic gown - $120

Other Charges (optional or per incident)

Car parking (per annum) - $350
Levy - electricty cost for fridge (per annum) - $110
Falsely or wilfully causing emergency fire alarm - $1,300
Replacement room key (loss or damage) - $50
Replacement access fob (loss or damage) - $50
Deferred payment fee (fees paid by instalment) per annum - $550

All Residents - New and Returning - Payment Options

Semester dates - University of Queensland and QUT students

Semester 1 - 2017 (27 Feb - 24 Jun 2017 inclusive)
Semester 2 - 2017 (24 Jul - 18 Nov 2017 inclusive)
Orientation week - 2017 (20 - 26 Feb 2017 inclusive)

Due Dates

Returning students - re-enrolment deposit ($1,100) - 25/11/2016
Commencing students - enrolment fee & deposit - 20/1/2017
Semester 1 fees - 17/2/2017
Semester 2 fees - 14/7/17

Payment options available

Semester 1 fees in full - 17/2/17
Semester 2 fees in full - 14/7/17

Semester fees are to be paid in full by above dates by EFTPOS or direct debit
Payment by monthly/fortnightly instalments which will be subject to a deferred payment fee and will be administered through Paysmart.  All requests for payment instalments are to be forwarded to the Business Manager prior to the due date for fees ( so that the Paysmart instalment plan can be established.

Methods of payment

Credit card - Visa/MasterCard by phone - or for your convenience, click on the link below
Cheque - personal or bank cheque payable to Duchesne College
EFT - Commonwealth Bank BSB:  064 786  Account No:  024685100
Paysmart: Contact Business Manager -

Pay your current fees

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