Appointment of New Principal

Sancta Sophia College is pleased to announce the appointment of Fiona Hastings as Principal of the College commencing in 2018.  Fiona will take over from Dr Marie Leech, who is…

Upcoming Events

Sancta has a full range of interesting events focusing on academic areas and current topical issues, over the coming weeks. You are invited to attend any of these events to…

Dr Marie Leech recognised in Brigid Awards

Principal, Dr Marie Leech received a Brigid Award in February 2017 for her contribution to strengthening cultural links between Australia and Ireland. Brigid Awards recognise contribution of Irish-Australian women, more…

Important Message from the Principal

  Dear Students, Parents, Alumni, Staff and Friends, Over the coming weeks there is likely to be much media attention about how Universities and Colleges care for their students, with…

1956/57 Reunion

Freshers from 1956 and 1957 recently returned to the College for a lunch and the opportunity to catch up with friends from their days at Sancta.

Queens Birthday Honours for Sancta Alumna

Congratulations to Associate Professor Ann Mary Bye (FR ’69) on receiving an AM for significant service to medicine in the field of paediatric neurology as a clinician, academic, and mentor…

2017 Academic Dinner

Each year the College recognises academic excellence at the Academic/Chancellor’s Dinner. It is an auspicious annual event at which the College community recognises the academic excellence of College scholars of…

Mother Swift Bequest Society Lunch

The Annual Mother Swift Bequest Society lunch was held on 25 May, coinciding the Feast of Madeleine Sophie Barat. Alumna and the first of the guest speakers, Jane Burns (FR…

Sancta Alumni Awards for 2017 Now Open

One of the most significant elements of the Sancta Sophia College vision is to create citizens who ‘Walk in Wisdom’. Many alumni have embodied this vision within their life of…