St Patrick's College is an independent Catholic school in the Edmund Rice tradition for young men. Religious Education and the nurturing of faith have privileged places at the College alongside the pursuit of excellence in academic and general education. The College aims to assist parents to educate their sons in keeping with its rich traditions and the College Mission Statement. Young men are generally accepted into the College in Year 5 or Year 7 with intakes in other years depending on vacancies. Interviews are generally conducted two years prior to the year of entry.

Enrolment Updates

2019 - Limited Vacancies

To discuss vacancies in all year levels for 2019 please contact our Enrolments Office on 3631 9000.

YEAR 5 AND 7 2020

Interviews have been completed and letters of offer have been sent to successful applicants. To be placed on the waitlist for 2020 entry, please contact he College's Enrolment Registrar on 3631 9000 or email enrolments@stpatricks.qld.edu.au.


Interviews will be held in for March 2019 for Year 7, 2021 and in August 2019 for Year 5, 2021. To register your interest in applying for 2021 please complete an expression of interest as soon as possible. This will be followed by a request for a formal application in due course.

If your son’s year level is currently a waitlist please still consider lodging an application. Family movement can occur across year levels so vacancies do arise from time to time. If your son is on our waitlist we will be able to contact you should a position become available.

For further information please contact our Enrolment Office on 3631 9000.

Enrolment Procedure

Prospective families can register their interest in enrolling their son at the College by completing an Enrolment Interest Registration at any stage.

Upon processing your registration of interest, your son's details will be placed in the College database. Please note: the registration process is an expression of interest only and will not be considered an official application for enrolment.

Approximately two years prior to your nominated start year, the College will forward details and login credentials for completing an official Application for Enrolment. The application with require the uploading of your son's Birth Certificate, Baptismal Certificate, most recent School Report and NAPLAN Test results. An administration fee of $100 will accompany the Application for Enrolment. This fee is non refundable.

Parents will be required to make an enrolment interview booking via our online booking system upon completion of the Application for Enrolment. The interview involves a more detailed explanation of the ethos and educational practices of St. Patrick's College and seeks a commitment to these practices.

Offers of places are made in May/June of that year (approximately 18 months before the year of entry). When insufficient enrolment places are available for prospective students, a waiting list will be created and families will be notified indicating their placement on the waiting list.

Parents accept the official offer of enrolment through our online system together with payment of the confirmation fee of $300. This fee is non-refundable.

Early in Term 4 of the year prior to your son's year of entry, an Orientation Evening is conducted for parents and students.

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