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IMPORTANT DATES - SEMESTER 1, 2018

Application DateAdmission 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 2017Closing 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)

2,817

550

108

292

328

23

1,516

PG Psychology & Counselling

4,484

0

530

2,598

916

73

367

Articulation

185

4

2

0

14

30

135

FLB UG NSW (Direct)

141

32

1

18

52

0

38

VTAC UG (Direct)

262

52

0

54

76

0

80

VTAC GET (Direct)

124

35

23

2

23

0

41

Cohorts

385

20

0

0

3

0

362

Transfers

1,313

119

0

372

93

0

729

Commence after Deferment

927

13

0

0

225

0

689

DIRECT TOTAL

10,638

825

664

3,336

1,730

126

3,957

TAC OFFERS

QTAC : Undergraduate

 

1,962

QTAC : Grad Entry Teaching

 

31

UAC : Undergraduate

 

4,630

UAC : Grad Entry Teaching

 

160

VTAC : Undergraduate

 

2,671

VTAC : Grad Entry Teaching

 

150

TAC TOTAL

 

9,604

TOTAL OFFERS TO DATE

126

13,561

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 over 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:

SchoolCampusCourseFaculty
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 1,300 requests to transfer course and/or campus have been received to date.

Admissions are currently processing all remaining transfer applications 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 31 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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