Welcome to our home on the internet. As Principal I encourage you to peruse our website and visit it often. It offers insights into many aspects of our vibrant community. The John Flynn College is an independent residential college within the James Cook University. It is home to 245 undergraduate men and women from around Australia and overseas. Strong pastoral care, academic support and student leadership programs are promoted within the College so that student residents can develop and grow while enjoying the entire university experience. The John Flynn College has a solid tradition of assisting students in their transition to university life. Student leaders and staff are proud to work together in creative and dynamic ways to enhance the residential experience.
The John Flynn College provides accommodation to full-time undergraduate and postgraduate, Australian and International students. Domestic and international applications for residency at The John Flynn College in 2017 are now open.
In-house tutorial programs and guest-speaker/ faculty-dinner programs are offered to support the academic endeavours of residents. Flynn tutors have successful academic records and understand the demands of tertiary study.
The John Flynn College has its foundations firmly based on Christian values. Via accommodation, academics, social interaction and extra curricular activities, we encourage a friendly atmosphere and a community-oriented spirit.
The John Flynn College provides James Cook University students with a unique combination of living and learning that far surpasses any single dormitory experience. Superior accommodation options are provided in a central location.