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IMPORTANT DATES - SEMESTER 2, 2017

Application Date

Admissions Type

11 April 2017

Applications opened through online service for:

  • Direct admission courses
  • Individual units
  • Cross-institutional studies

Applications opened through Student Connect for:

  • Course transfer
  • Campus transfer

Applications opened via application form for:

  • Terminated/Excluded   ACU students seeking re-admission (R Form)

26 April 2017

Applications opened through online service for

  • Early   Achievers Program (EAP) for 2018
11 May 2017

Applications opened via www.acu.edu.au/articulation for:

  • VET graduates with guaranteed entry

30 June 2017

Closing date for

  • Course and Campus Transfer applications

17 July 2017

Closing date for applications to the following program:

  • Early Achievers Program (EAP)
21 July 2017

Closing date for:

  • Articulation applications

23 July 2017

FINAL closing date for all other direct applications

13 August 2017

Closing date for applications to Defer

ARTICULATION APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR SEMESTER 2, 2017

Applications for midyear opened 11 May and close 21 July 2017. Applications are made via www.acu.edu.au/articulation

IMPORTANT: Articulation Applications are very intentionally kept apart from the Course Browser to avoid potentially confusing mainstream applicants who are NOT eligible.

DIRECT APPLICATIONS - EARLY COURSE CLOSURES FOR SEMESTER 2, 2017

The following direct courses have closed early for midyear:

  • Diploma in Educational Studies (Tertiary Preparation)
  • Master of Global Learning and Leadership

EAP APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN FOR SEMESTER 1, 2018

Direct EAP applications for 2018 opened 26 April and close 17 July, with offer advice released at the end of August 2017

This year EAP applications are opening and closing much earlier than previous years.

One significant change to the EAP application this year is that we no longer ask for a TAC ID to be included. This is because the majority of EAP processing will take place at ACU before the TAC’s open for Semester One 2018 entry.

Successful EAP applicants will be reminded that in order for their full offer to be made they must ensure the course they selected in their EAP application must also be listed as their highest preference in the relevant TAC.

Any enquiries regarding EAP should be forwarded to eap.admin@acu.edu.au.

DIPLOMA IN EDUCAITONAL STUDIES (TERTIARY PREPARATION)

The new Diploma in Educational Studies (Tertiary Preparation) which commenced in Semester 1, 2017 was very successful in attracting students who wanted to become teachers but were unable to receive an offer due to not meeting the entry requirements ie specified ATAR and/or prerequisite studies.

This first intake of students is ready to move on to their nominated teaching courses for midyear, and Admissions are trialling a new process to assist them with transitioning to their bachelor degree.

Students will receive a personalised email guiding them to the online application for the teaching course they originally wished to enter.  Admissions will immediately make them a conditional offer and, once they successfully complete their semester one studies, they will receive a full offer with credit applied for any relevant units.

Admissions have liased heavily with the FEA Curriculum Manager, Mariette LeRoux to monitor these students and have seen a fantastic retention rate as a result.

The vast majority of diploma students will move on to their teaching course at midyear – a great outcome for all of us!

APPLICATIONS FOR ENTRY IN SEMESTER 1, 2017

Application Type

Received

In Process

At School for Decision

Ineligible

Invalid

Conditional Offers

Full Offers

DIRECT

Direct

(Excl Psychology)

654

109

38

56

95

12

364

FLB UG

NSW Direct

28

8

0

2

8

0

10

VTAC UG
Direct Entry

17

17

0

0

0

0

0

VTAC GET
Direct Entry

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

QTAC GET

Direct Entry

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Cohorts

44

8

0

0

0

0

36

Transfers

363

359

0

0

0

0

4

Commence after Deferment

156

0

0

0

59

0

97

DIRECT TOTAL

1,262

501

38

58

162

12

511

TAC OFFERS

QTAC:
Undergraduate

 

196

QTAC:
Grad Entry Teaching

 

0

UAC:
Undergraduate

 

434

UAC:
Grad Entry Teaching

 

29

VTAC: Undergraduate

 

0

VTAC:
Grad Entry Teaching

 

0

TAC TOTAL

 

659

 

TOTAL OFFERS TO DATE

12

1,170

REMINDER – ADMISSIONS TEAM MEETINGS

Please note that Admissions will hold their next fortnightly team meeting from 10:30 to 11:00 am on Wednesday 21 Jun 2017.  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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