News & Events

7 August 2019
On Tuesday 6 August, the Great Feast Day of the Lord’s transfiguration on Mount Tabor, College graduate, Deacon Nicholas Georgiou (BTh, 2016) was ordained to the holy priesthood by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios at the Greek Orthodox Church of our Lord’s Transfiguration in Thomastown (VIC). Fr...
24 June 2019
On Sunday 23 June, College graduate, Deacon John Daher (GradCertA, 2016) was ordained to the holy priesthood by His Eminence Metropolitan Basilios (Kodseie) of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines at St Mary’s ‘Nativity of the Theotokos’ Antiochian...
12 June 2019
Visit to St Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary (New York)
Dr Philip Kariatlis visited St Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary where he met with the President of the Seminary, the Very Reverend Dr Chad Hatfield, the Academic Dean, Dr Ionut Alexandru Tudorie, together with other faculty and staff. As is well known, St Andrew’s enjoys a wonderful...
6 June 2019
2019 Patterson Triennial Conference, Fordham University (New York)
St Andrew’s was recently represented by Dr Philip Kariatlis at the 2019 Patterson Triennial Conference at Fordham University (New York) which took place from 3-5 June. The conference was organised by the Orthodox Christian Studies Centre of Fordham University, the co-directors of whom are...
4 June 2019
Third Halki Summit
His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew recently hosted the 3rd Halki Summit in Istanbul, Turkey, from 31 May to 3 June. Amongst the fifty delegates from more than forty religious institutions, St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College was also represented by Mr Basilios Psilacos...
10 May 2019
Our New Archbishop of Australia
St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College joyfully welcomed the news of the election by the Holy Synod of our Ecumenical Patriarchate on 9 May 2019 of Bishop Makarios (Griniezakis) of Christoupolis as our new Archbishop of Australia. Born in Heraklion, Crete, in 1973, he studied at the...
30 March 2019
Eulogy for the late Archbishop Stylianos
Eulogy for the late Archbishop Stylianos by Dr Philip Kariatlis (Academic Director, Senior Lecturer in Theology) on behalf of St Andrew's Greek Orthodox Theological College. Listen to the eulogy here.

Dean’s Welcome

“Come O faithful, let us labour with zeal for Christ our God”

I take this opportunity to welcome all those who may be exploring possibilities for studying at St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College.

Studying at the College will pave the way for many opportunities: whether you are considering ordination to the priesthood or various types of lay diakonia, within the Church, for the building up of Christ’s body, you are most warmly invited to “come and see.” more


St Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Theological College is accredited through the Sydney College of Divinity (SCD). The SCD is listed on the National Register of Higher Education Providers as a Higher Education Provider with Self-Accrediting Authority. It is approved by the Commonwealth Government for FEE-HELP to eligible students.

Financial Aid and scholarships

Most students are eligible for...

The FEE-HELP federal government loan scheme is available as a means of paying for your tuition. It may assist eligible students to pay for all or...

Current and prospective church volunteers (e.g. Scripture Teachers, Sunday School Teachers, Parish Committee, Ladies Auxiliary, Chaplaincy...