Deferring your course – new undergraduate students
Applying for deferment
If you're a new undergraduate student and you haven't enrolled in any units, you can defer beginning your course for a maximum of 12 months. You should elect to defer your undergraduate place at the time of responding to your offer. Deferment is not available to students who have transferred to a new course/campus or have received an offer to study an honours or postgraduate course.
the new date you would like to commence your studies.
In some circumstances (such as for highly competitive courses) deferral may not be possible. Our International Admissions team will advise you if this applies to you and what options you may have to undertake study in the future.
30 November if you want to begin study in Semester 1 next year
31 May if you want to begin study in Semester 2 of this year.
Note: Some courses do not offer a Semester 2 intake. Information about course availability for Semester 2 is published in early April. If you want to start studying in Semester 2, you should check for course availability before submitting this form.