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Our preferred method of communication is via email. Please send enquiries to admissions@acu.edu.au as we are not always able to take phone calls. The Admissions inbox is monitored by multiple Admissions staff which increases the chances of your email being responded to promptly.


To date, 1,503 applications have been submitted and we have received responses from the referees for 1,443 of these applicants. Assessment of the applications is ongoing, with offer decisions to be advised to applicants in late November.

Please direct applicants to the instructional videos which provide step-by-step assistance with how to Prepare, Submit and Monitor their EAP applications for Semester 1, 2016.

All email enquiries regarding EAP should be directed to eap.admin@acu.edu.au.

Semester 1, 2016 - APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

Application Type Open On Time Close
VTAC 3 August

30 September
*Excluding courses with early fixed closing dates

QTAC 4 August
UAC 5 August
EAP 10 August 19 October
Transfers 31 December
Direct 21 February
*Excluding courses with early fixed closing dates

Offers for Semester 1, 2016 - ENROLMENT OPEN

Admissions have commenced making offers to successful applicants for Semester 1, 2016.

Student Connect opened for enrolment into 2016 this week which means Admissions are now using an offer template that directs the applicant to the steps to enrol, for instructions for accepting the offer by enrolling into units, deferring commencement or rejecting the offer.

In their offer email, applicants are now first directed to the new Welcome Videos (where they choose the undergraduate/first time study or postgraduate option relevant to their study).

Admissions Team Up with AskACU

The Admissions Team are excited to be working with AskACU on a joint call campaign aimed at improving the conversion of offers to enrolment and increasing the number of submitted   applications for Semester 1, 2016.

Admissions are providing regular updates to the AskACU Call Campaign team who are making direct contact with students and applicants to encourage them to accept their offer or complete/submit their application.

The campaign aims to:

  • increase the conversion rates of offers to enrolment
  • decrease the number of incomplete/not submitted applications
  • obtain direct user feedback on any elements of the applications/enrolment process that are causing concern

Keep an eye on this space for the results!!!!!

Commencement of Studies Following Deferment - Closing 30 November 2015

89% of CD forms for students who have indicated their intention to return to study in Semester 1, 2016 have been processed. Requests are processed in order of when they are received.

Remaining requests require additional consideration but should be completed by 13 November 2015.

Requests received from now until the closing date ie 31 December 2015 will be processed within 48 hours (with the exception of any requests received during the Christmas Break).

Course and Campus Transfers - Closing 31 December 2015

Processing of postgraduate transfer requests has commenced.

Undergraduate transfer processing will commence next week with the bulk of requests already received expected to be processed by the end of November.

Students can submit, change and cancel their transfer request up until 31 December 2015 but should be reminded that during the Christmas break, Admissions will not be processing   any transfer requests.

Applications to Date for Entry in 2016

Application Type Received In Process At School for Decision Ineligible Invalid Conditional Offers Full Offers
(excl Psychology)
1,241 370 142 50 92 77 510
Psychology 2,783 1,432 1,255 0 95 0 1
Cohorts 74 0 0 0 0 0 74
Transfers 953 951 0 0 0 0 2
Commence after Deferment 470 51 0 0 0 0 419
DIRECT TOTAL 5,521 2,804 1,397 50 187 77 1,006
QTAC: Undergraduate   0
Grad Entry Teaching
UAC: Undergraduate   483
Grad Entry Teaching
VTAC: Undergraduate   0
Grad Entry Teaching

TOTAL Offers to date


Reminder – Re: Admissions Weekly Team Meetings

Please note that Admissions will hold their next fortnightly Team Meeting 10:30am to 11:30am Wednesday 25 November 2015. Anyone trying to contact us during this time will need to leave a message and we will reply as soon as possible.

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