Shawnigan Lake Canada
Shawnigan Lake School

Thank you for considering Shawnigan Lake School.


With 90 per cent of our students and more than 60 staff residing full-time on our beautiful campus, Shawnigan provides countless opportunities for young people to realize their full potential. Our world-class teachers will inspire you to find and develop your intellectual passions. Our coaches will push you to discover your physical potential. Our fine arts instructors will unleash your inherent creativity.

  • Day school tuition N/A - $21708 USD
  • Year founded 1916
  • Boarding school tuition $39973 - $53616 USD
  • Grades for boarding school 8th Grade/Year 9 -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Curricula Host Country's National
  • Type Co-ed

Admissions Information

Entry Requirements

• Application • Reference forms • Final report card from the previous school year • Most recent report card • Copy of birth certificate or passport • International students MUST include a copy of the picture page of their passport or permanent resident card • IELTS General or TOEFL official scores for international students • Interview

  • First application deadline Rolling
  • Second application deadline Rolling
  • Application fee (domestic) $178 USD
  • Application fee (international) $178 USD


  • Assigns homework Yes
  • Use of technology in the classroom Yes
  • Language of instruction English
  • Native English teachers Yes

School Life

  • Most common nationality CA
  • Average class size 16

Sports Teams

Badminton, Ballet, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Figure Skating, Golf, Ice Hockey, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Rugby, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball