Enrolment Info & Applications

Our College is unique – being able to offer all the advantages and opportunities of an urban school in a pleasant, friendly, safe and spacious environment. Ashburton College offers students a wide range of subjects and activities in a caring, supportive, secondary school learning environment. We are proud of the sense of community amongst staff, students, parents and caregivers, and this is reflected in our positive record of academic, sporting and cultural successes.

Ashburton College operates a Ministry of Education instigated and approved Enrolment Scheme. All students who live within Ashburton College’s Zone are eligible to enrol. 

For further details, and all application forms see Steps for Enrolment below.

Open Day 2021: Thursday 29 July 2021, 5:30pm-7:30pm

Out of Zone enrolments are considered, and details can be found further on in this document.

Home Zone

All students who live within the home zone shall be eligible to enrol at Ashburton College. Please click here for details, if you are not sure whether you are in the home zone, please contact the College.


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Out-of-Zone Enrolments

Out of Zone Enrolments are able to be considered to a number which doesn’t place Ashburton College’s roll to capacity, above 1280. The number of out of zone enrolments may vary from year to year. If the exceeds 1280, applications will be processed in the following order of priority – click here

Steps for enrolment

Step 1 – have you looked at the following:-

Our Prospectus

Course Information  


Step 2 – please have all of the relevant documents to download that are required for enrolment click here

Step 3 – complete online enrolment (all year levels)

Domestic students – complete the enrolment form click here

International students –complete the International Student application form or for enquires email


End of May 2021

Information will be sent to contributing schools regarding enrolment.

Friday 10 June 2021 

The date we would like all online enrolments submitted by, or manual enrolment cards handed in to contributing schools.

End of June 2021

Information sent to families asking students to choose subject options for 2022

Thursday 29 July 2021

Open Evening for all prospective Year 9 students and their families. 

Monday 2 August –          Friday 6 August 2021

Enrolment week – Interviews with all prospective 2022 Year 9 students.

Friday 26 November 2021

New Entrants morning


Ashburton College, 27 Walnut Avenue, Ashburton, 7700, New Zealand

P.O. Box 204, Ashburton, 7740

Telephone: +64 3 308-4193 | Facsimile: +64 3 308-2104


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