How to Apply

For information or assistance with admissions, please contact the Principal’s Secretary or a member of the School Office staff who will be happy to advise you.

Telephone: +64 03 467 5188  
Email: admin@columbacollege.school.nz
Fax: +64 03 464 0418
Postal Address:  Columba College, Private Bag 1911, Dunedin 9054

Admissions Process

If you would like to view a prospectus, please click here and fill out the form so we can ensure you receive a prospectus.

If you wish to apply for a place at Columba College, you are welcome to download the Application for Enrolment form here. Alternatively, please contact Columba College and we will send an one out to you.

All completed applications must be addressed to:

The Principal
Columba College
Private Bag 1911
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

If you are an International Student, please complete our separate application form.

Closing dates for Enrolments

There are currently two closing dates set for applications for the following year.

Closing Dates: applications for 2018 boarding places close 30 May 2017.
Applications for day pupil places close 17 August 2017.

It is, however, possible to apply some years in advance of a student’s entry to the College.  The student is then entered on the waiting list for a confirmed place in the year indicated on the application form.

Day student and boarding places are confirmed in the year preceding the student’s entry to the College.

Availability of Places

From time to time, places become available during the year.

New Entrant pupils start at the College after turning five years of age.

International Applications

How to Apply

If you would like to view a prospectus, please click here and fill out the form so we can ensure you receive a prospectus.

If you wish to apply for a place at Columba College, you are welcome to download the Application for Enrolment form here. Alternatively, please contact Columba College and we will send one out to you.

All completed applications must be addressed to:

The Principal
Columba College
Private Bag 1911
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

The New Zealand school year begins in January/February and ends in early December but students may enrol and be accepted during the year.

All enquiries and applications for places at the College are to be addressed to the Principal.

Postal Address

Columba College
Private Bag 1911
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

Street Address

Columba College
399 Highgate
Dunedin 9010
New Zealand

Telephone: +64 3 467 5188
Email: principal@columbacollege.school.nz
Fax: +64 3 464 0418

Enrolment Information

International students are accepted from Years 0 to 13. In the case of Years 0 to 6 International students, one of the child's parents must be living in Dunedin.

Completed application forms should be sent to the Principal along with the school transcript of the student, two testimonials (one of them should be from her present school), a certified copy of her birth certificate and any other relevant supporting information such as English-speaking ability/length of English studies to date.