Marian College, Sunshine West operates a non-selective enrolment policy. The College serves a multi-cultural and multi-faith community and enrolment patterns reflect the nature of the community served. The Marian College Enrolment Policy follows the enrolment policies and guidelines of the Catholic Education Office and the Kildare Education Ministries (KEM) Criteria for enrolment.

Enrolling at Marian College, Sunshine West for Year 7 2026
An Application for Enrolment is usually lodged when a student is in Year 5 in 2024. Applications for Year 7 2026 are now open. We have limited availability for students starting year 7 in 2025. Please visit the College Tour page to view upcoming dates. These sessions provide an excellent opportunity to obtain all of the information necessary to make an informed decision regarding your child’s education.

Applications for enrolment are to be accompanied by a non-refundable administrative fee of $50.00 per student.

Key Enrolment Dates for Year 5 students in 2024 starting Year 7 in 2026

29 January 2024 Applications open
18 October 2024 Offers will be emailed to prospective Year 7 applicants
8 November 2024 Final date for parents/carers to accept an offer made by the College
Begin your Marian College, Sunshine West Online Application

Year 7 2025 Interviews:
Families will be invited to attend an enrolment interview with the Principal or School Leadership representatives in 2024.

Year 8 – 12 Applications:
Enrolment into other year levels is governed by College capacity. Limited vacancies exist at these year levels and waiting lists may apply. Parents/Guardians should submit a Marian College Sunshine West Online Application to the College with required documentation.

Parents/Guardians will be notified shortly after the interview if a place is available.