Residential Fees

We strive to ensure our fees remain reasonable and equitable, allowing access to the Sancta experience for ambitious and community-minded students.


Sancta Sophia College Residential Fee Inclusions

All meals are fully catered for, including Formal Dinners most Monday evenings during the semesterHigh-speed Wi-Fi throughout the CollegeFull membership to Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness

CCTV, security fob access, four staff members living onsite & 24/7 on-call Resident AssistantsFortnightly room servicingAccess to College, University and student-run community events

University of Sydney Union membership, offering unique benefits and access to all University clubs and societies

Access to Sancta’s Professional Mentoring Program

Access to Academic Mentoring & weekly tutorial programs

Pastoral care and support from College leadership and staff

Opportunity to participate in Intercollege and Intramural sporting competitions including netball, rowing, diving, soccer, hockey, tennis, basketball & athletics

Opportunity to participate in Intercollege cultural competitions including solo vocal, instruments, debating, oration, drama & dance

Undergraduate Accommodation

Accommodation for female undergraduate students from $631 per week.

The College has a fee structure of 40 weeks per year for undergraduate students, which matches the academic year of the University of Sydney. By comparison, commercial student accommodation providers and private rental arrangements generally oblige students to sign 52-week contracts. Students can opt to stay longer than their contracted time by paying per additional week.

2024 Residential Fees



Postgraduate Accommodation

Accommodation for postgraduates and honours students from $715 per week.

All Graduate House rooms are single occupancy with a private ensuite. The fee structure for residents in Graduate House recognises the longer study programs of many postgraduate courses, with options for either a 40-week or 46-week contract.

2024 Residential Fees



Staying longer

Agreements are structured around the academic year of the University of Sydney as many students opt to visit family, stay with friends or travel during the Christmas period. Students are welcome to apply to remain at Sancta Sophia College outside of contracted weeks. Charges must be prepaid and are added per additional week beyond the contract.