International Students

Why choose St John's College?

  • A leading church boys’ high school in New Zealand
  • Located next to the University of Waikato in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Excellent record of academic, cultural and sporting achievements
  • Each student is encouraged to make the best of his abilities
  • A high school with a strong family spirit where you will be well looked after
  • Winner of New Zealand Government Pastoral Care Award
  • Total student roll of 750 boys
  • About 30 international students from a variety of countries
  • Most international students gain entry to tertiary studies
  • Small ESOL classes and IELTS preparation

At St John's College the Principal knows every student by name. You will be treated as an individual because you are special.  

Our aim is to make sure that you make the most of your time with us. We will help you to achieve your goals.

Further information

Our brochure may be downloaded in various languages:




You are welcome to contact the Dean of International Students, Mr Rodney Cook in relation to any questions you may have.