Welcome! If you would like a tour of the school please contact our Admissions Liaison, Mrs Patricia McNaught Davis, on 021 842-8005. Tours of the Senior School take place every Tuesday from 10h00 to 11h00. Tours of the Pre-Preparatory and Preparatory School take place every Thursday from 09h00 to 10h00.

To view the school prospectus on-line, go to SOMERSET COLLEGE PROSPECTUS (Please allow a few minutes for it to download.)

If you would like to register your child for possible admission to Somerset College please complete the procedure below. Please note that a non-refundable application fee of R500 is payable upon submission of the application form.

Please be aware that students wanting to enter the Senior School are required to write an Entrance Assessment (in Mathematics and English). We do require prospective students to be on our waiting list in order to write these assessments.

Important dates for 2017:
Entrance Assessments for Grade 8 2018 will be written on Saturday 25 February 2017.
Scholarship Exams for Grade 8 2018 will be written on Friday 3 March 2017.

Registration Procedure:
Complete the online Application Form or download and complete the Application Form.
Scan and email the completed form to or fax to 086-763-5707 with the following:

i)  The completed College Application Form
ii) Your child’s birth certificate
iii) A copy of your child’s most recent school report (not applicable to pre-school students)
iv) Proof of payment of the non-refundable application fee of R500

Once payment of the application fee has been received, you will receive a letter confirming receipt of your application.

For your convenience you are required to transfer the registration fee of R500.00 directly into our bank account, details as follows:
Bank: Nedbank
Account name: Somerset College S21
Account number: 1060102919 (current account)
Branch: Somerset West
Branch code: 198765
Reference: RFee (Name)


Pre-Preparatory School Parent Handbook – 2017

Preparatory School Parent Handbook – 2017

Grade 8 Student Information Pack – 2017
Stationery List for Grade 8s – 2017

Boarders Information Pack for Parents – 2017