From student life and traditions, to sport, culture, our people and iconic campus, immerse yourself in stories which make up the fabric of our Ormond community.
Celebrating 50 years of co-education
Misconceptions, mistakes and the history of Ormond according to artificial intelligence tool ChatGPT-3.
A deep dive into Ormond's accounting archives a century ago turns up everything from cows to a lot of marmalade.
Ormond's magnificent neo-gothic Dining Hall has been a centre of College life for over 125 years. It is often compared to a similar room in the Harry Potter series, with this similarity no coincidence.
People & community
Prof Hugh Collins made a significant contribution to Ormond as Master from 1994 to 2008.
Ken O'Connor was recently inducted into the Field Hockey Canada Hall of Fame after a long and distinguished career in the sport as player, coach, umpire and official.
Formal dinners at Ormond and the curious menu cards that accompanied them.
Share your Ormond story
Every Ormondian has their own unique experience of College life, and their own story to tell. What Ormond moment stands out in your memory? Whether on the sporting field or the stage, in the JCR, Dining Hall or on Picken Lawn, share your favourite story of life at Ormond College.
The College was founded thanks to the generosity of Francis Ormond, a Western District farmer and landowner. Francis Ormond believed in the transformative power of education and wanted the College founded in his name to be more than simply a place to live: it should equip its graduates with both the potential and the sense of responsibility to make the world a better place.