LOCAL STUDENTS:

You must be a full-time resident of (Western) Samoa for the past 5 years, currently living in (Western) Samoa, and a citizen of (Western) Samoa. Fill out your application form online or download and complete the application form and send by mail, fax, or bring it in person to the Admissions Office. The results of your application will be mailed or e-mailed to you depending on your application submission method. Keep your acceptance letter to show at the Admissions Office on the first day of school, Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 8:30 am.

What you will need to bring if you are staying at Rhema Student Housing:

Sheets, bedding for single bed and pillow

Kettle and iron (240 Volts)

Towels, face cloths, hand towels, etc

Toiletries, shampoo, deodorant, soap, etc

Alarm clock

Laundry bag

Cup, plate, bowl, spoon, fork and knife

Clothes for school and hangers

Suit and tie for men and dress for women for a formal dinner

Power and plug adapter required: We currently use the New Zealand plug 240 Volts

Check-in Date for Student Housing begins on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 9:00 am.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS:

Fill out your application form online or download and complete the application form and send by mail, fax, or bring it in person to the Admissions Office.  International students need to complete a Pastoral Recommendation form as well.  The results of your application will be mailed or e-mailed to you depending on your application submission method.  Keep your acceptance letter to show at the Admissions Office on the first day of school, Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 8:30 am.

IMMIGRATION REQUIREMENTS

All other Foreign passport holders must complete the following steps:

Complete sections 1, 2, 3, 8 and 11 of the Immigration Forms.

Complete the Medical and Radiology Report Forms.

Provide a police report from your local police station.

Provide a copy of a bank statement showing funds to support yourself.

Pay a fee of $300 TALA (approx. $135 USD).

Note:

This is a one time application fee. Upon approval you will be a Temporary Resident Permit holder which is valid for 3 years. Please email all of the above items to the Rhema Admissions Office. Rhema will process your immigration documents with a letter confirming your acceptance and we will email, or fax you a copy of your Temporary Resident Permit.  Upon arrival you will receive your original. It is very important that you complete these steps as soon as possible so that all the necessary arrangements can be made.


Samoan passport holders have no immigration requirements.

Foreign passport holders of Samoan decent may apply for exemption at the Samoan High Commission or Embassy in your country.

To download a printable version of the required forms click from the list below:

STUDENT FEES

Tuition: $300 TALA per term

Student Housing: $390 TALA per term

Staying in the dorms is a school year long contract between January and December.

1st and 2nd year single students from overseas will be required to live on campus.  3rd and 4th year students from overseas can apply to live off campus to admissions office and they must provide the following information when applying.

Conditions for Renting a flat off campus:

     Student must get approval from RBTCSP

     Show proof of ability to pay for the rented property

     MUST have faithfully paid their tuition and dorm fees on time every time

     while living in the dorms

     MUST give details of location

     MUST give details of landlord

     Student cannot recruit current students living in the dorms to live with them

     to help them to pay rent if they loose a room mate.

     Once approved by RBTCSP they must enter into signed lease agreement with

     landlord

The first months payment and a deposit of SAT$200.00 (approx. USD$95.00) is required in full at check-in.

Apply for Student Housing on your application form or contact rhema@uttermostministries.org to reserve a room. Housing payments can be made online by following the PAY TUITION link or be brought to the Admissions Office. Please add 4% for Credit Card payments.