Prince Alfred College is one of Australia’s leading independent boys’ schools for day students and boarders.

We are located in spacious grounds near the centre of Adelaide, South Australia with state-of-the-art boarding accommodation for local and international students.

Prince Alfred College was established by the Methodist Church in 1869 and is affiliated with the Uniting Church in Australia.

We educate each year over one thousand boys aged between 2 and 18 across our Early Learning Centre, Preparatory School, Middle School and Senior School. We are a member of the International Baccalaureate Organisation.  Read more >

Scholarship applications are now open for day students and boarders wishing to enter PAC in Years 8, 10 or 11 in 2020. Read more >

The PAC Foundation Annual Giving – Project 150

The Prince Alfred College Foundation, ensuring the College’s ongoing heritage, culture and achievements with the exceptional generosity within our community. The Foundation, gives back and creates ongoing pathways to a brighter future for our College and to our community.

The Foundation provides the opportunity to make tax deductible donations to exciting projects within the College. Click here to learn more.

Princes News

Our Princes Men Gallery Induction – Professor Shaun Ewen.

Prince Alfred College inducted Old Scholar Shaun Ewen, into Our Princes Men Gallery on Thursday 20 June, 2019. The Princes Men Gallery is in honour of our Old Scholars who have achieved distinction in their respective fields. Please click here to read more.

Ladies in Red, celebrating 150 years of PAC women.

PAC held the Ladies in Red Luncheon on International Women’s Day Friday 8 March, in celebration of the important role women have played and continue to play, in the ongoing success of the College over the past 150 years. Click here to read more.

Our Princes Men Gallery Induction – Mr Peter Flavel.

Old Collegian, Peter Flavel, was inducted into the Princes Men Gallery on Thursday 21 February 2019. Each Term, it is customary for Prince Alfred College to honour the exceptional achievements of one of our Old Scholars in their chosen fields. To read the full article click here.

PAC 150 Year Staff Celebration and Reunion

It was wonderful to see many familiar faces, at the Prince Alfred College Sesquicentenary Staff Celebration and Reunion, on Sunday 17 February 2019. Please click here for the full story and gallery of photos.

College Tours

To learn how your son will be inspired through an education at Princes, please join our next College tour:

Tuesday 27 August 2019 at 9:30am

Click on the date above to book. Alternatively, to arrange a personal tour by appointment please contact Steven Smith on
+61 8 8334 1275 or via email.

Early Learning Centre Tour
Term 3, Wednesday 14 August 10.00am – 11.30am.

To register or to arrange a tour by appointment please call us on +61 8334 1258 or via email.

2019/2020 Entertainment Memberships available now!

The Entertainment™ Memberships are one of our major favourite fundraisers for the Friends of PAC!

The Entertainment™ Memberships sell for $70, with $14 from each one sold going toward fundraising various projects for the College!

This year the Entertainment Books are available as a Digital Membership using your smartphone to redeem vouchers. If you would still like a book please email [email protected] for further information.

Click here to order your membership.


We offer opportunities for current enrolled boys, and boys wishing to enter Prince Alfred College, in Years 7 to 11. Our 2020 Scholarship offering is now closed. 2021 Scholarship information will be available later in 2019.

Find out more about our scholarhips


Please click here for the Prince Alfred College Year 12 Results Brochure, 2018.

Contact PAC

23 Dequetteville Terrace
PO Box 571 Kent Town
Adelaide, South Australia 5071
(Entrance off the Parade West)

t +61 8 8334 1200
f +61 8 8363 0702

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Student Absentee Notification

Preparatory TEXT 0447 100 231

MS and SS TEXT 0447 100 195  OR