The main concern of Sacred Heart Hostel is character formation coupled with intellectual formation of the students. The motto of Sacred Heart Hostel is “TOWARDS LIFE ABUNDANT”. The Hostel has 2 Blocks with 132 rooms (single and multiple beds) and 2 big halls which can accommodate a total of 518 students. The Hostel provides 2 Messes and there are 2 Dining halls with a modern kitchen. Visitors’ Room, Reading cum Library Room, Music Room, Television Room, Indoor Games Room, Prayer cum Meeting Hall and a Public Address System are the other facilities of the hostel. Students will be admitted to the Hostel only after admission to the Institute.
As part of its ongoing mission with the aim of forming men and women for others ever since 1844, St. Joseph’s College Society completed St. Theresa Girls’ Hostel in Mela Chinthamani by the partial contribution from University Grants Commissionand started functioning from 31st July 2012 providing optimum conditions for developing the personal and emotional aspects of girl students of St. Joseph’s College. For running St. Theresa Girls’ Hostel,St. Joseph’s College Society is glad to receive the kind collaboration of the Congregation of Sisters of St. Anne, Tiruchirappalli and a Sister to serve as Director of St. Theresa Girls’ Hostel. Students will be admitted to the Hostel only after admission to the Institute.