How to Apply

For information or assistance with admissions, please contact the School Office, staff will be happy to advise you.

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. 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

Or via email to

International applicants should refer to our International section for information on how to apply. 

Closing dates for Enrolments

Closing Dates: Applications for 2019 boarding places close 30 May 2018.
Applications for day pupil places close 16 August 2018.

It is 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.