Benedictine Hostel was started in 2001 exclusively for the boy students for St. Antony’s Public school. It is owned and managed by monks of St Thomas Benedictine Abbey. Under the wise guidance of Abbot John Kurichianiyil and able leadership of Fr.Jose Puzhakkara OSB, its director, the hostel accommodated more than 6000 students. Significantly enough, more than 90 % of them have become either doctors or engineers while some of them secured state or national level ranks.
It is worth mentioning that Deric Joseph who bagged 6th All India Rank and Fist Position in Kerala in NEET competitive examination for medicine, 2017 was a member of Benedictine Hostel.