Discover an Education at St Columba’s

Is your child ready to embark on a journey towards excellence? For 126 years, St Columba’s College has worked to develop and inspire students to become confident and motivated learners.

St Columban’s College is a Catholic, girls’ day school, catering for students from years 7 to 12. We are dedicated to nurturing confident, motivated learners through personalised support and engagement by emphasising individualised education, technological readiness, and critical thinking. The College instils a community-oriented mindset, equipping students to engage meaningfully with the wider world.



Book a tour

Join us on a tour of St Columba’s College, where you will see our College in action, learn more about our programs and the extensive opportunities we offer our students, visit our modern and flexible facilities and meet our Principal, Rita Grima.





Submit an Enquiry

Access our prospectus by filling out the form below.


Virtual tour

You can also visit our College through our 360° Virtual Tour.


Registrations for Year 7 2026 and Year 9 2025 scholarships will open in early April 2024.

Supporting full participation in College life, irrespective of financial circumstances is also a fundamental part of the St Columba’s College mission and in this context, we offer a number of scholarships to prospective and current students.

  • Year 7 Academic Excellence Scholarship
    To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, candidates must be a Year 5 student at the time of scholarship registration and testing. The candidate must have lodged an Application for Enrolment for Year 7 at St Columba’s College prior to the scholarship testing date and meet one of the first four criteria on the College Enrolment Policy. Candidates must be either an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia.
    This scholarship would provide for full or partial school fees for the student’s six years at the College, subject to the above conditions. St Columba’s College is committed to providing an educational environment where all our students are challenged to excel.


Registrations for Year 7 2026 scholarships will open in March 2024.

Get in contact with us

If you have any enrolment questions or would like to have a chat about the opportunities offered at our college, feel free to get in touch with our College Registrar Tammy Colson at 9331 9128 or email

The St Columba’s learning and teaching environment encourages creativity and collaboration, with contemporary open spaces complementing an innovative curriculum. Our state-of-the-art campus is located at:

2 Leslie Road
Essendon VIC 3040