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How you apply for an undergraduate course

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Choose the course you want to study

Explore your study options using our course selector

2.

Check important dates

Make sure you check when applications close so you don't miss out.

3.

Consider our alternative entry programs and adjustment factors (bonus points)

We offer a range of entry programs including the Early Achievers' Program, Elite Athlete and Performer Program, and adjustment factors (bonus points) to eligible applicants.

4.

Check out the scholarships offered to students

We offer a range of scholarships, bursaries, and prizes which can be a huge financial help.

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Apply online, usually through the relevant Tertiary Admissions Centre (TAC)

Applications to most undergraduate courses are made through your local Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC, QTAC or UAC). However, some course applications are made directly to ACU. To check, select your course, go to ‘More information', and see ‘Applying for admission' to find out if you apply directly to us or through your local TAC.

Find out more about applying to ACU.

How you apply for a postgraduate course

1.

Choose the course you want to study

Explore your study options using our course selector

2.

Check important dates

Make sure you check when applications close so you don't miss out.

3.

Review application requirements

Application to some courses also requires the submission of supporting documentation and/or additional information forms.

4.

Look at the course fees and understand financial support eligibility

There's a range of financial programs available, and we offer various scholarships.

5.

Apply online, either direct to ACU or through the relevant Tertiary Admissions Centre

Select your course, go to ‘More information', and see ‘Applying for admission' to find out whether you need to apply directly to ACU or through your local Tertiary Admission Centre – VTAC, QTAC or UAC.

Find out more about applying to ACU.

How to apply for a higher degree by research

Application to ACU higher degrees by research is by direct application to Graduate Research.
Follow these steps to apply:

  • Check your eligibility.
  • Complete an application for admission.
  • Organise your confidential referee reports.
  • Submit the completed application.

Find out more about applying for a higher degree by research.

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