Parents seeking enrolment must first complete an ‘Enrolment Application Form’ and submit this to the St James College Registrar together with the enrolment fee. These can be obtained via the online request or by contacting the College office anytime on 03 9575 8100.

Applications may be submitted anytime up until the closing date.

Enrolment Key Dates

Year 7, 2018


Friday 17 February 2017: Applications Close
Please note enrolment applications can be submitted any time prior to this date.

Friday 27 April 2017: Enrolment Offers
Letter of Offer sent home. Families unsuccessful in the first round will be notified at the same time

Friday 11 May 2017: Acceptance of Enrolment Offers
First round offers close. One week after closing date, second round offers will be made

Year 7, 2019


Catholic Education Melbourne (CEM) has released a new enrolment process for students wishing to enrol in any Catholic secondary school in the Archdiocese of Melbourne for Year 7 2019.

Friday 25 August 2017: Applications Close
Please note enrolment applications can be submitted any time prior to this date.

Friday 13 October 2017: Enrolment Offers
Letter of Offer sent home. Families unsuccessful in the first round will be notified at the same time

Friday 27 October 2017: Acceptance of Enrolment Offers
First round offers close. One week after closing date, second round offers will be made

Enrolment Applications for Year 8-10


Please contact the College Registrar to discuss current enrolment vacancies.

The St James College Principal will authorise contact with Principals of previous schools, of all students seeking enrolment, or transfers, to discuss the circumstances of the enrolment or transfer, to seek information regarding each student’s school history and progress, any academic and/or behavioural matters.

Students will be allocated to classes according to a combination of class size and student needs and social advice received from that student’s previous school and family.

Interviews will be conducted with students and parents to assist the placement of boys for all year levels.