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IMPORTANT DATES - SEMESTER 1, 2018

Application Date

Admission Type

2 August 2017

Applications open through online service for:

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

Applications open through Student Connect for:

  • Course transfer
  • Campus transfer

Applications open via application form for:

  • Terminated/Excluded ACU students seeking re-admission

2 August 2017

Articulation Applications open via www.acu.edu.au/articulation for:

  • VET graduates with guaranteed entry

15 October 2017

Closing date for applications to the following courses:

  • Master of Psychology (Clinical) - Brisbane only
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical)/Doctor of Philosophy - Brisbane only

31 October 2017

Closing date for applications to the following courses:

  • Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
  • Graduate Diploma in Psychology
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical) Melbourne, Strathfield
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical)/Doctor of Philosophy - Melbourne, Strathfield
  • Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental)
  • Master of Psychology (Educational and Developmental/Doctor of Philosophy

30 November 2017

Closing date for applications to the following courses:

  • Master of Professional Psychology - Brisbane only

8 December 2017

Closing date for applications to the following courses:

  • Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology

10 December 2017

Closing date for applications to the following courses:

  • Diploma in Languages
  • Master of Professional Psychology - Melbourne

31 December 2017

Closing date for:

  • Course and Campus Transfer applications

14 January 2018

Closing date for applications to the following courses:

  • Graduate Certificate in Counselling
  • Graduate Diploma in Clinical Counselling
  • Graduate Diploma in Counselling (Child & Adolescent)
  • Master of Clinical Counselling

28 January 2018

Closing date for applications to the following courses:

  • Graduate Certificate in High Performance Sport
  • Graduate Certificate in High Performance Sport Leadership
  • Graduate Certificate in Performance Analysis
  • Graduate Diploma in High Performance Sport
  • Master of High Performance Sport

12 February 2018

FINAL closing date for all other direct applications

16 February 2018

Closing date for

  • Articulation Applications

11 March 2018

Closing date for

  • Applications to Defer 2018 offers

APPLICATIONS FOR ENTRY IN SEMESTER 1, 2018

 

Application Type

Received

In Process

At School for Decision

Ineligible

Invalid

Conditional Offers

Full Offers

DIRECT

Direct

(Excl Psychology)

1,944

383

161

148

211

99

942

PG Psychology & Counselling

4,437

420

1,986

1,602

143

113

173

Articulation

162

3

0

0

8

46

105

FLB UG NSW (Direct)

89

22

0

7

31

1

28

VTAC UG (Direct)

22

20

0

0

2

0

0

VTAC GET (Direct)

59

40

9

0

10

0

0

Cohorts

308

47

0

0

0

0

261

Transfers

1,160

815

0

160

58

0

127

Commence after Deferment

860

7

0

0

205

0

648

DIRECT TOTAL

9,041

1,757

2,156

1,917

668

259

2,284

TAC OFFERS

QTAC : Undergraduate

 

267

QTAC : Grad Entry Teaching

 

4

UAC : Undergraduate

 

1,195

UAC : Grad Entry Teaching

 

70

VTAC : Undergraduate

 

512

VTAC : Grad Entry Teaching

 

0

TAC TOTAL

 

2,048

TOTAL OFFERS TO DATE

259

4,332

This week’s Admissions Top 10 tasks are:

(in no particular order)

  1. Suspended Courses – advising applicants and recent offers, issuing alternative offers and updating student records
  2. Course and/or campus transfers – finalise all applications ASAP
  3. Pre-approved cohorts – admitting students to PG Education programs, UniStepUp, Clemente, OUA
  4. PG Psychology applications & FlexiDirect – finalising all applications and offers
  5. Admissions Inbox – responding to AskACU and other enquiries
  6. Main Offer Rounds – QTAC, VTAC, UAC plus Direct Offers
  7. VTAC Direct processing – offers will be issued after 16 Jan
  8. Multiple Offers, Deferments, Declined Offers – processing after main offer rounds
  9. Publications for 2019 – updating and reviewing content for UG and PG
  10. EAP to CAP (Community Achievers Program) – rewriting webpages, rerecording our instructional videos and updating the online application for the renamed program

2018 EAP

All EAP applications have been finalised and applicants notified. Any enquiries regarding EAP should be forwarded to eap.admin@acu.edu.au.

Enrolment for 2018

All students who have an offer for 2018 have been provided with the instructions accept, defer (UG only) or decline their offer. Offers emails are sent to their personal email address.

Returning Students

Admissions have processed 900 requests from students to return from deferment and commence their studies in Semester 1 2018. Return from deferment requests (CD Forms) will continue to be processed as they are received.

Withdrawing Offers

Due to low applicant demand, the University has suspended some course offerings for 2018.

The Admissions team have advised all TAC applicants for these courses to change their preference.

All students who had received an offer for a suspended course have been advised by email and an alternative course has been suggested. Admissions are issuing alternative offers as appropriate for students who had applied via a TAC, Direct application, return from deferment, readmission and course/campus transfer and alternative entry schemes.

The following courses have been withdrawn to date:

School

Campus

Course

Faculty

Allied Health

Brisbane

BAPBBA    : Bachelor of Applied Public Health/Bachelor of Business Administration

FLB

Allied Health

Brisbane

BAPPBH    : Bachelor of Applied Public Health

FHS

Allied Health

Brisbane

BAPPHH    : Bachelor of Applied Public Health (Honours)

FHS

Allied Health

Brisbane

BBMAPP    : Bachelor of Biomedical Science/Bachelor of Applied Public Health

FHS

Allied Health

Brisbane

BEXBPH    : Bachelor of Exercise Science/Bachelor of Public Health

FHS

Allied Health

Brisbane

BPHBGL    : Bachelor of Applied Public Health/Bachelor of Global Studies

FEA

Allied Health

North Sydney

BAPBBA : Bachelor of Applied Public Health/Bachelor of Business Administration

FLB

Allied Health

North Sydney

BAPPBH : Bachelor of Applied Public Health

FHS

Allied Health

North Sydney

BAPPHH : Bachelor of Applied Public Health (Honours)

FHS

Allied Health

North Sydney

BBMAPP : Bachelor of Biomedical Science/Bachelor of Applied Public Health

FHS

Allied Health

North Sydney

BPHBGL : Bachelor of Applied Public Health/Bachelor of Global Studies

FEA

Allied Health

Strathfield

BEXBPH : Bachelor of Exercise Science/Bachelor of Public Health

FHS

Exercise Science

Ballarat

BTBEXS    : Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Exercise Science

FEA

Psychology

Brisbane

BCOUN     : Bachelor of Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Brisbane

BNBCOU    : Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Brisbane

GCCOUN : Graduate Certificate in Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Brisbane

GDCONE : Graduate Diploma in Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Brisbane

MCONE : Master of Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Brisbane

BAPSYC : Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)

FHS

Psychology

Brisbane

BPSYSC : Bachelor of Psychological Science

FHS

Psychology

Melbourne

BCOUN     : Bachelor of Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Melbourne

BNBCOU    : Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Melbourne

GCCOUN : Graduate Certificate in Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Melbourne

GDCONE : Graduate Diploma in Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Melbourne

MCONE : Master of Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Strathfield

GCCOUN : Graduate Certificate in Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Strathfield

GDCONE : Graduate Diploma in Counselling

FHS

Psychology

Strathfield

MCONE : Master of Counselling

FHS

Science

Ballarat

BSCIEN    : Bachelor of Science

FHS

Science

Ballarat

BTBSCI    : Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Science

FEA

Science

Brisbane

BSCBBA    : Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Business Administration

FLB

Science

Brisbane

BSCIEH    : Bachelor of Science (Honours)

FHS

Science

Brisbane

BSCIEN    : Bachelor of Science

FHS

Science

Brisbane

BTBSCI    : Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Science

FEA

Science

Melbourne

BSCBBA    : Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Business Administration

FLB

Science

Melbourne

BSCIEH    : Bachelor of Science (Honours)

FHS

Science

Melbourne

BSCIEN    : Bachelor of Science

FHS

Science

Melbourne

BTBSCI    : Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Science

FEA

Science

North Sydney

BESCHN    : Bachelor of Environmental Science (Honours)

FHS

Science

North Sydney

BSCBBA    : Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Business Administration

FLB

Science

North Sydney

BSCIEN    : Bachelor of Science

FHS

Science

North Sydney

BSEBBA    : Bachelor of Science (Environment)/Bachelor of Business Administration

FLB

Science

North Sydney

BSENVI    : Bachelor of Science (Environment)

FHS

Science

North Sydney

BTBSCI    : Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Science

FEA

Transfer Requests

Over 1,200 requests to transfer course and/or campus have been received to date.

Processing updates:

  • All transfers received before mid-December have been processed and students advised.
  • All applications for the following courses have been assessed and processed:
  • B Occupational Therapy
  • B Physiotherapy
  • B Speech Pathology
  • B Midwifery
  • B Nursing

All requests for transfer from the Bachelor of Early Childhood Education or the Diploma in Educational Studies (Tertiary Preparation) into an ITE course have been processed and credit applied as appropriate.

Admissions are currently processing transfer applications received from mid-December in the order they were received and aim to have all requests finalised before class allocation opens in early February. Where a student has a deferred exam or an outstanding grade, the transfer request will be resolved as soon as a grade is available.

Transfer applications for  an ITE course cannot be assessed until a Teacher Selector Statement has been submitted via the new online TS form. Students in this situation have been advised of this requirement by email.

Transfer applications for Semester One 2018 have closed in Student Connect. All students wanting to submit a late application should email admissions@acu.edu.au or Ask ACU.

REMINDER - ADMISSIONS TEAM MEETINGS

Please note that Admissions will hold their next fortnightly team meeting from 10:30 to 11:00 am on Wednesday 17 January 2018. 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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