Education is free at Nordvestlandet folkehøgskole. You only have to pay for food and living here, for using the equipment, for transport and for the insurance.
Registration fee: 3000 NOK
This is what you pay when you accept your place at Nordvestlandet folkehøgskole.
Board and lodging: 78000 NOK
This is the money for food and living in a standard double room. You can apply for a room with higher standard or a single room – but this would cost an extra 6500 NOK or 8500 NOK for the whole school year.
Click here for more information about the dormitories.
Other expenditures: 17000 NOK
This includes the fee for renting all of the schools equipment like tents, surfing boards or instruments. This also includes that you can freely use the internet and all facilities here as well as school trips with the whole school (like one week in Oppdal ski resort) – class trips are not included!
The price for your main class
This includes all the trips and arrangements with your class, for example tickets, transportation expenditures, staying at a cabin etc. Your class trip is also included here. You can find more information in the section about all the main classes.
Learning Norwegian class: 1500 NOK
The price does cover textbooks etc.
Most of the electives are free, but there are some bigger electives (over more than one day) that cost a bit extra. Read more about electives here.
The kitchen prepares food for everyone, also for those with special dietary restrictions like a lactose free, gluten free or vegan diet. This costs a bit extra, from around 300 to 1000 NOK per month.
We have made a payment calculator tool that will help you to find out exactly how much you will have to pay and when.