Wesley College is an open-entry, coeducational, day and boarding school. Girls and boys join the College from a diverse range of backgrounds and with a variety of academic and cocurricular interests.

As places at the College are in high demand, we encourage families to apply for enrolment as early as possible and we accept applications from birth.

All applications are assigned to the waitlist based on the date the application is received.

Priority of admission to the College is given to:

  1. children with siblings already attending Wesley College
  2. children or grandchildren of Old Collegians
  3. children of permanent staff members
Key intake years

Our key intake years are outlined below:

Campus Key intake year levels
Elsternwick Three- and four-year-old ECLC, Prep, Year 5 and Year 7
Glen Waverley

Three-year-old ECLC, Year 5, Year 7. 
Day and boarding entry in Years 10 and 11

St Kilda Road Three- and four-year-old ECLC, Year 5, Year 7, Year 10 and Year 11

Vacancies arise from time to time in year levels outside the key intakes listed.  We accept applications for all year levels across the College.  Please contact the relevant Campus admissions team to discuss waitlist options for your child.

Age requirements

For entry into three- and four-year-old Early Childhood Learning Centre (ECLC) and Prep, please note the following age requirements for entry:

Three-year-old ECLC To commence three-year-old ECLC, children must be three-years-old by 30 April. Children cannot commence classes at ECLC in their year of entry until they are three-years-old.
Four-year-old ECLC To commence four-year-old ECLC in Term 1, children must turn four by 30 April of their year of entry.
Prep To commence Prep in Term 1, children must turn five by 30 April in their year of entry.
About domestic applications

A domestic applicant is a child who is an:

  • Australian citizen, or
  • Australian permanent resident, or
  • Australian temporary resident.

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Contact admissions

Our admissions team are here to guide you and your family through the application and enrolment process. For further information or queries regarding application and enrolment, contact us.

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