News & Events

1 November 2019
Presentation at NCCA Assembly
On Thursday 31 October, Dr Philip Kariatlis attended the National Council of Churches of Australia (NCCA) Assembly at which he was invited to present a paper relating to the World Council of Churches Faith and Order Commission study document, Moral Discernment in the Church – Faith and Order...
25 October 2019
Ordination
On Thursday 24 October, College student, Fr Christophoros Krikelis, was ordained to the holy diaconate by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios at the Holy Monastery of Panagia ‘Axion Estin’ in Northcote, Melbourne (VIC). Dn Christophoros is the son of the Rev. Jordan Krikelis (Church of St John the...
21 October 2019
Faculty Member Receives Essay Prize
Dr Lydia Gore-Jones, Lecturer in Biblical Studies, was selected for this year's Compendia Rerum Iudaicarum ad Novum Testamentum (CRINT) Foundation Essay Prize. Her paper was entitled “Wisdom and Torah in Late Second Temple Judaism by Example of 4 Ezra and 2 Baruch”. The bi-annual CRINT Essay...
14 October 2019
Ordination
On Saturday 12 October, College student, Terry Gerovasilis, was ordained to the holy diaconate by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios at the Greek Orthodox Church of Sts Constantine and Helene in Northbridge, Perth (WA), wherein he has also been assigned to serve as a deacon alongside parish priest...
25 September 2019
St Andrew's Third Theology Symposium - A Great Success
With the blessing of our new College Dean, His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia, St Andrew’s College held its third biennial Theology Symposium on 20-21 September, 2019. The theme of this year’s Symposium was: ‘The Importance of Christology for the 21st Century’ and the two keynote...
7 August 2019
Ordination
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
Ordination
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...

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.” ...read more

Accreditation

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...