Study at Moore

Visiting Scholars & Ministry Workers

Visiting scholars

The College invites applications from those undertaking doctoral or post-doctoral research to become visiting scholars for a period of one term full-time.

This includes:

  • full access to the Library (borrowing rights optional) 
  • use of a terminal with full internet access. Scholars need to provide their own laptop
  • an invitation to join the faculty for morning tea during term time and to dine with other students for weekday lunches 
  • single scholars may take a room in John Chapman House or Carillon House, subject to availability. Married scholars need to find their own accommodation.


  • $500 for one term (7 weeks)
  • $130 for Library borrowing rights (6 months)
  • $294/week for accomodation in a  single room, subject to availability.

All prices are in Australian dollars.

Ministry workers on study leave

Moore College offers an informal program of guided reading for theology graduates, clergy on sabbatical or church workers in full-time ministry. It is a personalised program suitable for those wishing to take time out from ministry. It can be a time of intense preparation for ongoing ministry or a period of spiritual refreshment and reflection.  A minimum of one week is recommended. 

This includes:

  • two consultations with a faculty member 
  • auditing selected lectures 
  • a welcome invitation at Chapel which occurs Tuesday to Friday at 9.00am 
  • full access to the Library (borrowing rights are optional and subject to the current fee) 
  • meals may be taken in the dining room with faculty and students at the current student rate. 

Participants are encouraged:

  • to interact with the College community for that time 
  • to prepare a report on the experience


  • $520 for semester or part thereof
  • $130 for Library borrowing rights (6 months)
  • $8.00/meal in the dining room.

All prices are in Australian dollars.

Please contact the College Registrar if you would like to participate in the Ministry Workers Study Leave program.