News

29-Nov-2017
Designs Welcome for Commemorative Leadlight Window
On the occasion of Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne’s Bicentenary in 2018, Duchesne College wish.. Read more


18-Aug-2017
Semester 2 Vacancy
We currently have one room available for Semester 2. Please contact Teena, our Registrar on .. Read more


02-Aug-2017
Transitioning to University Forum, August 6th
Transitioning Made Easier DuchesneCollege is an organisation that specialises in transitionin.. Read more


02-Jun-2017
Position Vacant - Sous Chef
DUCHESNE COLLEGE – SOUS CHEF We are currently seeking a full time chef or experienced c.. Read more


10-Apr-2017
Position Vacant - Night Porter
Night Porter About Duchesne College Duchesne College is a residential women’s.. Read more


03-Mar-2017
Duchesne College Alumnae Dinner 2017
Calling all Duchesne College Alumnae - the inaugural Alumnae Dinner will be held on March 24th a.. Read more


31-Jan-2017
Position Vacant - Catering Assistant
A position has become available for a Catering Assistant. To obtain a Position Description pleas.. Read more


23-Jan-2017
Welcoming new staff members to Duchesne College
At the commencement of 2017 we welcome two new faces to Duchesne College. Mrs Vanessa Cassa.. Read more


30-Nov-2016
Positions Vacant at Duchesne College
Deputy Head Acting (Parenting Leave Contract). This will be a live in position and will be a per.. Read more


06-Oct-2016
Expressions of Interest - Duchesne College Council
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST – DUCHESNE COLLEGE COUNCIL The Duchesne College Council, as the gove.. Read more


23-Sep-2016
Welcome to our new Business Manager, Ms Joanna White
Duchesne College would like to welcome our new Business Manager, Joanna White to the Duchesne team. .. Read more


27-Jul-2016
Duchesne College Open Day, 7th August 2016
Come along to our Open Day! Sunday 7th August, Duchesne College will open its doors to all .. Read more


25-Jul-2016
It's Sara's home away from home
It's Sarah's home away from home - Read all about our delightful Sara Jeppesen who featured this.. Read more


25-Jul-2016
Sara Jeppesen in the Catholic Leader
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19-Jul-2016
Current Position Vacant - Business Manager
A position is currently vacant for a Business Manager at Duchesne College. Applications clos.. Read more


07-Jul-2016
Latest Version of The Oak Magazine - July 2016
The latest version of The Oak Magazine has been released. Pour yourself a cup of tea and enj.. Read more


31-May-2016
LIMITED SPACES FOR SEMESTER 2, 2016
**APPLY NOW—LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE FOR SEMESTER 2 2016. 2017 APPLICATIONS OPE.. Read more


12-Apr-2016
Duchesne College Cocktail Party
On behalf of Duchesne College you are invited to attend the inaugural Cocktail Party .. Read more


23-Mar-2016
Third in College Idol
Congratulations to Shannon Alexander on placing third in the ICC College Idol last night! .. Read more


11-Feb-2016
Make-Over for the Chapel and Joan Percy-Dove Library
The Chapel has a New Home Our sincere thanks to Sr Kathleen Muirhead rscJ .. Read more


08-Feb-2016
New Faces on Staff at Duchesne College
Welcome to the new Head of College and CEO – Thérèse Eddy .. Read more


14-Jan-2016
Debut single from Duchesne resident Chelsea Stutchbury
Young cancer survivor Chelsea Stutchbury releases debut single worldwide with 10.. Read more


04-Dec-2015
RE: Announcement – Head of Duchesne College
After a decade of exceptional leadership and dedication to Duchesne College, Mrs Nanette Kay wil.. Read more


27-Nov-2015
Announcement – Head of Duchesne College
After a decade of exceptional leadership and dedication to Duchesne College, Mrs Nanette Kay wil.. Read more


14-May-2015
A great show in the Touch Carnival
With the Touch carnival competition being so early this year, the team had little .. Read more


13-May-2015
My Visit to the Harvard World Model United Nations
My Visit to the Harvard World Model United Nations In March 2015, I was lucky en.. Read more


14-Apr-2015
First Impressions of Duchesne
As I was lead down the corridor, lined with girls’ names, I could feel my stomach churning in .. Read more


09-Apr-2015
What's happening on the social front at Duchesne
News from the Social Convenor, Katie Norbury Duchesne girls are constantly kept busy with study, .. Read more


24-Feb-2015
Preparation Week
Student Executive and Resident Assistants returned to Duchesne on Saturday 14th February for ‘.. Read more


05-Feb-2015
Alumnae Officers for 2015
At the AGM in November, the following alumnae were elected to positions: President: Miss J.. Read more


05-Feb-2015
Position Opportunity - Senior Resident Assistant
This is a new role to be introduced in 2015 to enhance communication between Admin, RAs, Student.. Read more


04-Feb-2015
On the Academic Frontline – December 2014
As I write this, typing away at a speed that leaves most Duchesne residents gasping – it&r.. Read more


04-Feb-2015
On the Academic Frontline – July 2014
Just before I started to type this note, I spoke briefly with some visitors who were checking to.. Read more


12-Dec-2014
From the Alumnae Association President, Julie Kayes
As another year draws to a close, the Duchesne College Alumnae Association continues to flourish.. Read more


03-Dec-2014
Liz Doherty, Football Brisbane’s Female Player of the Year
Liz, a first year student of B Health, Sport and Physical Education from Tamworth, was thrilled .. Read more


15-Nov-2014
President Barack Obama Speaks at The University of Queensland
We were deep in study last Sunday when we received an email from Mrs Kay – exciting news &.. Read more


24-Oct-2014
Valedictory Dinner 2014
On this most special occasion, we said “Valete” or “farewell’ to the 48 .. Read more


29-Sep-2014
Bridget Mahon wins top Italian prize
Bridget, a third year Duchesne student from the Sunshine Coast, is studying a B Communications/B.. Read more


03-Sep-2014
Alumnae Formal Dinner 2014
On 3rd September, we held our Alumnae Dinner, an opportunity to hear more about the ethos and tr.. Read more


How to Apply

How to Apply

Applications to Duchesne College are now open and are easy to do. Simply Download and complete the Application form along with the Application Interview form and mail them into the College.…

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Scholarships and Bursaries

Scholarships and Bursaries

Duchesne College seeks to nurture each of its students, in the tradition of Madeleine Sophie Barat. Acknowledging and celebrating ‘achievement’, in its widest sense, plays an important part in this.…

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College Facilities

College Facilities

The College boasts many facilities and services to our students, including a Learning Lounge, Wi-fi availability in common areas, 2 large common rooms, fully equipped Gym and over 200 single study bedrooms.…

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Applications for 2018 are now open