Membership to Alliance-Francaise Albury-Wodonga (hereinafter called AFAW) is required for all students and must be paid annually at the start of each calendar year or at the time of first enrolment. A 50% discount applies for new memberships after 30th June.
Non-students may also apply for membership entitling them to monthy newsletters and access to subsidised events.
Discounts of 10% apply to class fees if paid by the last Sunday before the commencement of each term.
Additional discounts of 20% for class fees apply to full-time students (including tertiary students) and to recipients of Government benefits (Aged pension, unemployment, disability, sole parent benefits), but not to Seniors Card holders.
If a student joins a class part-way through a term, a pro-rata rate class rate is payable for the rest of the term.
Pro-rata payment for a term’s fees may be paid in advance where a student is aware of the number of classes they are able to attend.
Students who enrol in two 2-hour classes in the same term are entitled to a 50% discount on the second class.
New students may sit in on one class without payment, to decide if they will join that class. If they do decide to join, payment is required for that class, in addition to the rest of the term. If they decide not to join, then no fee is payable.
All students must enrol for classes online.
Payment for classes may be made online via Credit/Debit card, EFT or in person with Cash or Cheque at any Hume Bank Branch.
Teachers cannot accept payment of fees.
AFAW reserves the right to refuse admittance to classes if fees have not been paid.
Students who withdraw from classes are entitled to pro-rata refunds from the date AFAW is notified.
Refunds for passed or missed classes are generally not given.
Refunds for texts may be made where the text(s) is unmarked and in re-saleable condition.
Refunds are not available for membership.
Pro-rata refunds will be given for any cancelled classes unless the student chooses to attend a substitute class.
Generally, refunds will be processed in the same manner as funds were received (EFT or Credit/Debit Card)
Refunds cannot be held as credit for the following term.