Year 12 student entry

ACU offer a range of entry schemes and programs which can help you into your dream course.

Bonus points schemes

ACU has a number of bonus points' schemes available to eligible applicants. Bonus points are added to your ATAR/OP/Rank to give you a new adjusted entry score.

ACU Special Admissions Program

This program allows school principals to recommend students who they believe to be capable of completing the specified tertiary degree, despite not receiving an ATAR or a limited ATAR, as a result of extenuating circumstances

Early Achievers' Program (EAP)

Be recognised for your leadership and contributions to the community to gain early acceptance into ACU.

Schools Recommendation Scheme

The Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS) offers early entry to domestic school leavers currently completing an Australian year 12 or International Baccalaureate qualification in Australia.

Elite Athlete and Performer Program

The Elite Athlete and Performer Program has been designed to support and encourage students in managing both areas of their life to ensure that elite student athletes achieve their goals.

Passion for Business - Early Entry Program

Passion for Business is a guaranteed early entry program designed to nurture your learning passion and give you a step up in your future business career.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Special Entry Scheme

If you are an Indigenous Australian and apply for entry to an undergraduate program at ACU, you may be given special entry based on your potential to succeed in the relevant course.