News & Events

13 May 2021
Conference Presentation by Faculty Member
Dr Andrew Mellas, Senior Lecturer in Liturgical Studies, recently presented a paper at the International Virtual Conference, "Current Research in Liturgical Studies", titled 'From Hagiography to Hymnography: The Liturgical Afterlife of St Fevronia' and convened by the Aristotle University of...
10 May 2021
Ordination
On Friday 7 May, College student, Deacon Timothy Klintsaris, was ordained to the holy priesthood by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation (Redfern, NSW). His Grace Bishop Emilianos of Meloa, Chancellor of the Archdiocese, as well as several clergymen...
23 April 2021
Book Launch by St Andrew’s Orthodox Press
On Thursday 22 April, the College hosted the official public book launch of the English translation of Lord and Master of my Life: Reflections on Spiritual Alertness by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia, our College Dean. Originally published in 2016 under the Greek title Κύριε και...
19 April 2021
Lenten Lecture & Fundraising Event
On Saturday 17 April, the Greek Orthodox Church of ‘The Presentation of our Lady to the Temple’ in North Balwyn (VIC) hosted an event in support of the Theological College. The evening’s proceedings began with Vespers of the Resurrection for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, followed by a public lecture...
12 April 2021
Ordination
On Saturday 10 April, College student, Timothy Klintsaris, was ordained to the holy diaconate by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation (Redfern, NSW). His Eminence Metropolitan Seraphim of Sebasteia, His Grace Bishop Iakovos of Miletoupolis, as well as...
22 March 2021
New Publication by Faculty Member
The college faculty congratulates Dr Mario Baghos, Lecturer in Patristics and Church History and Chief Publishing Officer of St Andrew's Orthodox Press, for the publication of his book 'From the Ancient Near East to Christian Byzantium: Kings, Symbols, and Cities.' From the author: "Comprising a...
22 March 2021
Ordination
On Saturday 20 March, College student Deacon Nicholas Fraser (right) 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 George Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral in Thornbury (VIC...

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...