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Fees and Scholarships

Our fees offer you outstanding value for money and are all-inclusive. We also offer a range of scholarships and bursaries if you need additional financial help.

2019 Fees

Living at College is more than just renting a room and St Catherine's offers outstanding value for money. Our priority is for you to be successful and to be part of a fantastic community. The whole experience at College is something which will set you apart from students who live independently.

2019 Scholarships


We offer the most generous scholarship program on College Row

We want you to join us because you are the best, but you may need some help to get here. St Catherine's College offers the most scholarships of high value than any other college at UWA. Scholarships vary in size and criteria and provide a substantial discount on fees.

Applications for 2019 close on 31 December 2018.

Please note: In order to apply for a St Catherine's College Scholarship you must have applied and been offered a place at College.

Prestigious Scholarships: 9 x $10,000 each

  • The top eight students accepted into the UWA Fogarty Foundation Scholarship program, the UWA Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) program, or the UWA Winthrop Scholarship program, will receive a St Catherine's Residential Scholarship of $10,000 per year for three or four years, depending on their course.

  • Shirley McLeod Bachelor of Philosophy Scholarship – $10,000 per year for up to four years

Additional Scholarships for new and returning Residents: ($1,000 - $10,000)

  • Angel Scholarship - $10,000 per year
  • Nye Polson Scholarship - $10,000 per year
  • Dr Elizabeth Constable Scholarship - $5, 000 per year
  • ME Wood Postgraduate Scholarship - $5,000 per year
  • Enid Russell Scholarship - $5,000 per year
  • Jean Rogerson Scholarship -$5,000 per year
  • Joyce Riley Scholarship -$5,000 per year
  • Fairway Scholarships (in conjunction with UWA Fairway Accommodation Scholarships) -$2,000 per year
  • 2 x Graduate Women, WA Scholarship -$4,000 per year
  • Regional School Scholarships -$4,000 per year
  • 10 x Discretionary Scholarships -$1,000 per year (Awarded by the Head of College)

Indigenous Access Scholarships:

  • Leah Cohen Scholarship – $5,000 per year
  • 36 x Woodside Indigenous Tertiary and Community Scholarships are available annually:
    Woodside Indigenous Tertiary Scholarships
    Woodside Indigenous Community Scholarships

GradReady GAMSAT Scholarship

GradReady are offering one St Catherine’s resident wishing to study Medicine, the opportunity to undertake the GAMSAT® Preperation Course free of charge upon successful application. Follow the steps here

GradReady is an education technology company aimed at making learning more effective and engaging. GradReady has helped over 6000 students prepare for the GAMSAT® exam since 2010. Their students have improved by an average of 24 percentile points and 90%+ have achieved medical school admissions.

Note: We make it easy for you! You only have to apply once and because criteria exist for most scholarships,you will be matched with the scholarship for which you are most eligible.

St Catherine's will match any scholarship offered by another college if the student would rather join St Catherine's, but could not afford the fees without scholarship support (proof of offer from another college would be required and the student cannot have already accepted a place at another college).