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How to Apply


How to apply

We accept applications from both prospective undergraduates and graduates at The University of Melbourne or Monash Pharmacy in Parkville. Intercollegiate protocol requires that applicants apply to only one of the residential colleges affiliated with the University of Melbourne. Students do this by applying to the college of their first preference, then listing other colleges as subsequent preferences on their application form.  

Applications are lodged in the year prior to entry and deadlines vary across colleges.

Interviews are held from mid November.

If you intend to apply for a scholarship you can apply here. 

Detailed application and selection information is provided below. For any further queries, please click here to contact the Admissions Coordinator, Kim Jackson or telephone
+61 3 9248 8416.

Important: please note St Hilda’s College can only accommodate University of Melbourne (including VCA) students and Monash University’s Parkville campus Pharmacy students.

Step 1

You must complete the University of Melbourne College and Halls of Residence - Application. Once you have submitted your application the intercollegiate college will notify us.

Residence application
Step 2

Once submitted, applicants can email other documentation to the Admissions Coordinator at

Documents required:

  • school report
  • Signed privacy declaration
  • Personal reference (click here to download the form, please open and complete with Adobe Reader)
  • Academic reference (click here to download the form, please open and complete with Adobe Reader)
  • ATAR or final school year results and university letter of offer
  • Application payment of $75.00 AUD (click here to pay the application fee) 
step 3

St Hilda’s College will contact  you with further instructions  once we receive  your application. Applicants will be sent a Prospective Student Questionnaire, requesting information about their course and career aspirations; academic interests; extracurricular activities; employment and work experience; participation in student exchange programs; leadership experiences; and non-academic achievements.

Students at College
St Hilda's College
19-25 College Crescent Parkville VIC 3052 Australia.

St Hilda's College is a living community and residential college on campus at the University of Melbourne.

We acknowledge and pay respect to the Wurrundjeri people of the Kulin Nation, the Traditional Owners of the land upon which our college is situated.  We pay our respect to all the Elders of Indigenous students who call St Hilda’s home.  We also acknowledge all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander members of our community, the University of Melbourne, and the wider world.

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