Frequently Asked Questions
What do I have to do to ensure my daughter has the best chance of being offered a place at Mount St Benedict College?
Complete an online Expression of Interest and pay your $220. This can be can done for your daughter before she starts school.
What documents are required?
- Birth Certificate
- Proof of Australian Residency (if born overseas)
- Baptismal Certificate
- Immunisation Certificate
- Year 3 NAPLAN Test Results (or more recent)
- Year 4 School Report (or more recent)
What if I am not offered a position?
If a place is not available, your daughter's name will remain on the Waiting List and no Acceptance Fee is required until an Offer of Enrolment can be made.
What is the due date?
Expressions of Interest should always be lodged at your earliest opportunity.
Following the annual College Open Day, you will be asked to finalise your Application for Enrolment for entry into Y07/2024 by Monday 28 March, 2022.
When and how will I know if my Application has been successful?
Offers of Enrolment will be emailed to parents in May, 2022.
Your acceptance of this offer, with a deposit of $1,800 is required by the end of Term Two.
Enrolment offers will also be emailed at various times throughout the year for Year 7-11 (subject to availability).
When will the second round of offers be made?
This is reliant upon cancellations. Unfortunately some families choose to wait until late in the year to inform the College of their intention to relinquish their enrolment position.
Offers will be made to those families on the Waiting List as vacancies arise.
Why was I not offered a place in the first round?
The College can only offer a limited number of places each year. Our Enrolment Policy makes provision for daughters of ex-students and siblings of students currently attending the College and the date of the initial Expression of Interest is consulted.
Will I be called to an interview?
Families with a confirmed enrolment position for Y07/2023 who have not attended an interview in September 2021, will be invited to book an interview around April/May in 2022.
Families with a confirmed enrolment position for Y07/2024 will be invited to book an interview around August/September in 2022.