School Tuition Fees

ZIS is committed to excellence in education and the personal growth of every student. By offering large school opportunities in small learning communities, ZIS meets the needs of each student by developing individual learning pathways. Combined with academic rigor, our students’ experiences extend beyond the classroom and this equips them for success and global citizenship.

Lower School open house - November 12

What do tuition fees include?

Application/Registration (per student)

  • Application - CHF 500 (plus credit card fees), a one-time non-refundable charge, also covers registration for Early ZIS and Pre-School.
  • Registration as of Pre-Kindergarten, CHF 4,000
  • Re-application (valid for one admission cycle) CHF 500 (plus credit card fees)

What are the tuition fees for 2020/21?

Full details of our fees and information about ZIS families' obligations can be found in our Financial Regulations.

Please note: as with other international schools,external examination fees (i.e. IB and AP exams) are not included in the above.

ZIS also offers a range of additional services for families, including lunch, school transportation and before and after-school care. For further information please visit our Campuses page or contact our Admissions Team.

New Middle School

Artists impression of the new Middle School
Building for the Future of Learning

Zurich International School is excited to announce that a new, state-of-the-art Middle School will open for the 2022/23 school year, adjacent to its purpose-built Upper School in Adliswil. 

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New Middle School

Latest Issue: Voices Spring 2020

Highlights include:

Parent Power >>
The American International School of Zurich was founded with the vision and effort of parents. Today, the Parents’ Association remains a vital part of school life.

Feast>>
It tastes good, yes, but for expats, a great meal can mean so much more – home, family and keeping a culture alive.

Work, Learn, Grow>>>
Private offices. Open-plan offices. Pods. The design of working and learning spaces has transformed over the past 50 years and, in 2020, the focus is all about effective environments in which to grow.

Download PDF Voices Spring 2020