Admission Frequently Asked Questions

Is there an application fee, and how can I pay it?

The application fee is $50.00; you can pay it using this link (put App Fee and your ward name in the remarks).

Are there specific deadlines for submitting the admission application?

ARIS accepts admissions throughout the year, offering continuous enrollment opportunities for students.

Is there an entrance exam or assessment for admission?

ARIS utilises a cognitive assessment as part of the application process for all prospective students applying to Year 3 and above.

Are there any scholarships or financial aid opportunities available?

Yes, ARIS provides need-based scholarships for eligible new applicants and offers financial aid to currently enrolled students based on their financial circumstances and meeting the specified criteria.

How long does the admission process typically take?

Once a complete application is submitted, the interview, assessment, and seat offer process at ARIS can take between 3 to 10 days, with the timeframe subject to variation based on peak admission periods.

Is there a waiting list if all the spots in the program are filled?

Yes, ARIS maintains a waiting list and follows a "first submitted application, first served" policy, prioritizing applicants according to our priority policy.

What support services are available for students at ARIS?

ARIS provides a comprehensive range of support services, including PLD (Personalized Learning), EAL (English as an Additional Language) support, G&T (Gifted and Talented) programs, emotional counseling, career counseling, and mentorship opportunities.

Are there any specific language requirements for non-native English speakers?

Admission to the EAL (English as an Additional Language) program at ARIS is dependent on the specific class being applied to and the availability of space within that class.