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You need the right facts to make the right decision. We provide our students with more than just a qualification, they’ll learn a new way of seeing the world.What we offer
We produce job-ready graduates with real-world experience under their belts and with the knowledge and skills to have an impact in their community and beyond.lnto the workforce
Is your teen considering university after Year 12? Here are some tips to help get them where they want to be.Read more
Here’s how you can support your kid during their studies.Read more
Wondering what uni life involves? We’ve put together some snapshots of an average day.Read more
Going to uni can come with some big changes – including moving out of home. Here are some tips.Read more
Prospective university students have plenty of decisions to make. Let us take some of the work out of getting your soon-to-be uni student ready for the next stage.
Help the student in your life find the right course for them with our easy-to-use course finder.Browse our courses
If your child has studied at a tertiary level or worked in a relevant field before they apply to ACU, they might be eligible for recognition of prior learning.Check eligibility
We offer a number of admission pathways and entry schemes that may become your access to ACU courses. Entry schemes improve chances of getting into a preferred course, by considering criteria other than selection rank.Learn about admission pathways
Curious about what a day in the life of an ACU student is like? Book a tour and get to know your local campus and explore our facilities.Explore your local campus
To help you make sense of the application process, learn what steps are involved in getting your child's application underway.Understand how to apply
Is the student in your life the forgetful type? Print out our list of important dates to stick on the fridge to keep the application process on track.View important dates
Money can play a big role in choosing where to study. Understand the fees and costs involved in studying at ACU, and view our scholarship opportunities.Explore our fees and scholarships
The good news has arrived: your child has been accepted into ACU. What happens next? We're here to guide you through the process.Read how to respond to an offer
University life is about more than just hitting the books. We offer all kinds of clubs and activities, from music and language clubs to gyms and social sports tournaments.Explore our clubs and activities
Looking for safe, comfortable accommodation options for your child? Living in one of our off-campus student residences is one of the best ways to maximise their university experience.Book student accommodation
University can be a big adjustment for students not used to a more independent style of learning. We offer a range of services to help them to take control of their own success.View our student services
Education experts at Australian Catholic University say teachers should bring back a sense of joy to student learning and extend lunch breaks when schools resume in October.General,Education
Through this workshop you will gain insights into what creates a great pitch and have the chance to start crafting your own pitch.Collaborate plus
Forget the aisles of pink and blue, toy packaging and toy stores should be gender neutral in Australia to help girls into STEM careers, according to an Australian Catholic University (ACU) researcher.Research,General
ACU offers a diverse range of postgraduate programs across early childhood, primary and secondary education.Postgraduate Webinars
Pitching and storytelling masterclass.
Aged care: a safe place for home and work. An online conversation about how a person-centred ethic of care responds to problems of aggression in aged care institutions.
Parents have a vital role to play when schools return after the COVID-19 lockdowns, according to education experts.General,Media Release
The Master of Education enables teachers and professionals working in other educational contexts to develop advanced knowledge and expertise.Postgraduate Webinars
Digital marketing essentials. The five stories of social change and identifying your customer avatar.
Learn more about finding your ‘first money’ and grow your understanding of investment, philanthropy, sales and the legal considerations for social entrepreneurs.Collaborate plus
ACU business student Danny Kerr has commenced a stint at the university’s Rome Campus where he will continue his course online and develop skills playing for SC Tuscolano in Italy’s Serie A2 competiti...Career,Education
In consultation with our stakeholders, including our students, religious education at ACU has undergone a transformation.Postgraduate Webinars
Business modelling and value proposition design
The Master of Rehabilitation suite of programs aims to provide evidence-based advanced studies for health professionals.Postgraduate Webinars
A telehealth exercise program for palliative cancer patients with the muscle wasting syndrome cachexia is improving their quality of life, physical function, and strength.General,Research
Gain national recognition as a highly accomplished and lead teacher.Postgraduate Webinars
Children whose parents have mental illness are two to 13 times more likely to develop a mental illness themselves which is why prevention and early intervention is critical.
Learn more about personal sustainability, building great company cultures, team building and project management.Collaborate plus
Designed by and for women who are inspired by the Gospel vision of justice, freedom and the dignity of the human person. This program has been acknowledged for its contribution to the formation of you...
You are invited to attend a virtual evening about our postgraduate health programs. Join our postgraduate course coordinators online and find out how you can advance your health career by undertaking ...
Statement from Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Zlatko Skrbis on the safe return of international students to NSWVice-Chancellor and President
Be a force for good in the operation of a contemporary health care organisation.Postgraduate Webinars
A new study from researchers at ACU’s School of Behavioural and Health Sciences will investigate how resistance training and other activities impact vascular function during pregnancy.Media Release,Education
Returning to study after a break can be daunting. We’ll answer all your questions about how to apply and what you can expect.
If sporadic pandemic lockdowns continue, they are likely to create significant challenges of identity, connectedness, and equity of education for children in disadvantaged communities.General,Education
Our suite of postgraduate mental health and mental health nursing programs for registered nurses and allied health practitioners develop graduates with knowledge and skills at a specialist and advance...Postgraduate Webinars
When all else is equal the difference between Olympic gold and silver may come down to something as seemingly simple as what an athlete eats.General,Research
Our Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing (Correctional Health) is a specialised program purposely designed to provide correctional health nurses the unique and advanced skills they require to work...Postgraduate Webinars
Standing up and moving for three minutes every half hour may lessen the health impacts of sitting too much, a new study shows.
Come to ACU’s Blacktown Information Day and discover why ACU could be right for you.
Inspiring First Nations people to become teachers is a major ambition of strong and proud First Nations woman and teaching student, Carmel Debel.Career,General
If you didn’t receive the ATAR you wanted, don’t worry, there’s more than one way into university.
The NSW Government’s COVID-19 TechVoucher program is now open for applications.Collaborate Plus
Professor Michele Haynes has been appointed Fellow of the Queensland Academy of Arts and Sciences (QAAS). Michele is an accredited statistician and a long involvement and career in longitudinal analys...Education,Research
Two ACU theologians have made the list of the top women working in the field.
ACU's five Paralympians have returned home from Tokyo having unearthed previously undiscovered strengths.General,Career
Australian Catholic University (ACU) and the Order of Malta have signed a memorandum of understanding that details partnering on a range of life-changing engagement initiatives that work with groups w...
Staff and students on ACU's Brisbane campus will be able to borrow a human book in a scheme designed to increase understanding through human contact.General
Children and young people faced with a situation that is risky or harmful would first turn to Mum, a trusted friend, or their Dad to tell them they felt unsafe, according to new ACU research.Media Release
ACU's Tokyo 2020 Olympians used their inbound quarantine stints to resume study and plot their next steps after a successful Games performance.Media Release
Professor Vince Geiger , from the Institute for Learning Sciences and Teacher Education, was recently invited to present the Clements-Foyster Lecture at the annual conference of the Mathematics Educat...Education,Research
Australian Catholic University Professor John Munro, a respected psychologist and education expert, said important mental health lessons were learned during Melbourne’s 111-day lockdown – one of the w...General,Education
Australia’s only academic program dedicated to the archaeology, history and languages of Ancient Israel will be introduced at Australian Catholic University (ACU), offering units on Archaeology of Anc...Education
Meet Australian Catholic University alumnus Rob Howells, the ex-crane operator who is living proof you don't have to be a bookworm to be a scientist.Education,General
Kids’ love for video games should be harnessed by teachers to improve classroom learning, new Australian research has found.Education,General
Sleep-deprived athletes risk poor performances, with almost three-quarters falling short of desired slumber targets by at least an hour, a new study has found.Research,Media Release
ACU and Nudgee College have partnered on a research project aimed at better understanding and releasing the pressures on elite student athletes.Research,Media Release
The ketogenic diet may turn elite Olympic athletes into fat-burning machines but new ACU research has found it does not improve endurance.Research,Media Release
The Hon Justice Martin Daubney AM and Ms Virginia Bourke have been appointed to the positions of Chancellor and Pro-Chancellor of Australian Catholic University (ACU).Vice-Chancellor and President
Dianoia Institute of Philosophy MPhil student Mitch Barrington has won the 2021 Postgraduate Presentation Prize by the Australasian Association of Philosophy, for his paper titled "Ignoring the Improb...
The research team behind an innovative program tackling cardiovascular disease risk in children has been recognised with one of the Council of Academic Public Health Institutions Australasia’s (CAPHIA...Education,General
Four-time Paralympic swimmer Brenden Hall and Rio sevens rugby gold medallist Emma Tonegato are among 11 current and former students who will represent ACU in Japan at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paral...General,Career
Australian Catholic University’s Dr Grant Duthie, from the Sports Performance, Recovery, Injury and new Technologies Research Centre (SPRINT), is part of a team helping FIFA improve its player trackin...General,Education
Eating isn’t cheating, according to an Australian Catholic University study that found inadequately fuelled cyclists could be sabotaging their most important rides.Research
Professor Steven Graham, International Professorial Fellow with ILSTE and of Arizona State University (ASU), has been awarded the prestigious William S Gray Citation of Merit from the International Li...Education,Research
Ballarat Hub draws Melbourne teaching students to the region.General,Education
Valentina Lorenzetti's work has led the top US federal health agency to announce a new standard dose of THC in cannabis research.Media Release,General
Green space around primary schools may improve students’ academic performance.Media Release,General
A national event was held to develop strategies for developing Catholic school leaders into the futureGeneral,Education
The long, hard path to a paramedicine degree from ACU is worth all the sacrifices for rower Rowena Meredith who has qualified for the Tokyo Olympic Games.Education,General
Head of the School of Philosophy Dr Richard Colledge writes on the importance of providing general education through systems such as ACU’s Core Curriculum.General
ACU has partnered with the Defence Science Institute to deliver the best in defence science research.
ACU has awarded its highest honour, an honorary doctorate, to Marionne MacRitchie and a posthumous award to the Hon John Fahey AC, GCSG during graduation ceremonies in Sydney.General
A sudden surge in COVID-19 has pushed many who were hesitant about the COVID-19 vaccine to rethink their ‘wait and see’ approach.General
Time-restricted eating could be a game changer for more than one million Australians with type 2 diabetes.General
Sidelined NRL star Luke Keary is bullish about his long-term prospects which look bright after completing a Bachelor of Business (Administration) at Australian Catholic University.Education,General
A former soldier is helping other veterans find peace through university study.Career,Education
Striking images of the life and legacy of President John Kennedy are now on display in a new permanent exhibition at ACU’s North Sydney campus.General
Coaches may be rummaging through their Spotify playlists after Australian Catholic University research found - for the first time in team sport - that high-tempo music can influence footballers’ minds...General
Australian research, proven to improve children’s heart health and fitness, has been published by JAMA Pediatrics, the top-ranked paediatrics journal in the world.
New book offers a valuable contribution to the expanding conversation on big data and digital disruption in education. Edited by Professor Claire Wyatt-Smith, Professor Bob Lingard, and Dr Elizabeth H...General,Research
Two ACU academics have been awarded prizes in the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards.Career
A six-week exercise program of either high-intensity interval training (HIIT) or resistance training can build and maintain muscle mass and strength in middle-aged men, new ACU research has found.General,Media Release
It sounds like science fiction but, as ACU philosopher Dr Samuel Baron explained in The Conversation, there are real-world possibilities to the concept of a warp drive.General
Driven to a breakdown and forced to sell furniture to pay bills, a former soldier is helping other veterans find peace through university study.General
ACU philosopher Dr Gillian Russell has been named the author of the top-cited article in the journal Philosophy and Phenomenological Research for 2019-20.Career,Research
"White Russians, Red Peril", A new book uncovering by ACU's Professor Sheila Fitzpatrick uncovers the little known history of Russian migration to Australia.Research
Australian Catholic University Professor Jim Sallis, has called for a heightened focus on exercise as a pandemic control after his research revealed physically inactive COVID-19 patients were two-and-...General,Media Release
The interaction of emotional lived experiences and subject choice plans and decisions is reported in a new study.Research
Entries are now open for one of Australia’s richest poetry prizes, the 2021 ACU Prize for Poetry, with poets from all over the country competing for the coveted $10,000 first prize.General,Faith and Values
When Jennifer Temelkovska finished her degree, she graduated with the skills and experience to skip the entry level job and land herself a managerial role.WIL Impact
ACU sociologist Professor Bryan Turner has been invited to speak in a prestigious Oxford Union Debate on the topic of Immortality.General
A diverse cohort kicked off their studies as part of the maiden batch to study law as the course launched at Australian Catholic University’s Brisbane campus.General
Disturbing stories of women’s experiences of historical and current sexual abuse dominating the news headlines have led child protection expert Daryl Higgins to call for an urgent public health approa...General
A Master of Information Technology course led online-learning nonadmirer, Anthony Chukwuebuka Egbo, to some surprising discoveries about the skills he would gain.WIL Impact
The design of maths modelling tasks by teachers for use by students has been informed by recent research by ILSTE academic Professor Vince Geiger and co-authors Prof Peter Galbraith (University of Que...Research
How Australian middle-school students make meaning in science education by drawing on their science epistemic beliefs (SEB) is the subject of a new article in the International Journal of Education Re...Research
ACU's Sports Performance Recovery Injury and New Technologies (SPRINT) Research Centre is helping elite footballers stay on the field.Research
Our campuses are open and ready for Semester 1, with social activities and information sessions following COVID-safe practices.General
Hundreds of students arrived at ACU’s new Blacktown campus on Tuesday 23 February for Orientation activities.General
Rebecca Kingsford always knew she wanted to start her own business. She knew it while she was at university, pursuing her Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree at ACU in Melbourne.WIL
The Melbourne Storm are more likely to win away from home than any of their opponents, according to a new study.General,Media Release
ACU alum Jessie Chibber is just 25 years old and has already worked in medicine, law and mining.WIL Impact
An MBA qualification and moving up into senior management can go hand in hand.WIL
He’s the king of pop culture, who started a multi-million-dollar media brand in his bedroom, at his mum’s house. We talk to Oscar Martin about loving what you do.WIL
Teacher education research agendas communicated in the book Innovation and Accountability in Teacher Education (by ACU ILSTE academics Claire Wyatt—Smith and Lenore Adie) is a result of ACU education ...Research
Charlotte Coulter is a Bachelor of Nursing/Bachelor of Business Administration student determined to make it through her degree, despite a diagnosis of dyslexia and dyscalculia.WIL
Jami Emerson is only halfway through her Bachelor of Information Technology, but she’s already started a registered charity and is making big plans for a future in tech.WIL
Graham Thomas QC has defended serial killers, mobsters and battered women, in some of Australia’s most famous cases.WIL Impact
George Mourani has been up since 5am watching the football. It’s an early start, but for a man who is a prosecutor during the day, a volunteer for St Vincent de Paul’s at night, and the Chair of his f...WIL Impact
New world-leading physical benchmarks have been set for Australia’s men’s and women’s rugby union players who will be tested as part of an alliance with ACU’s Sports Performance, Recovery, Injury and ...Career,Media Release
ACU is delighted to announce the first two in a group of teaching appointments to the new Ramsay Program in Western Civilisation.Career
Investors armed with $80 million in virtual cash swooped on ambitious student startups as part of a “Shark Tank” styled assessment for budding Australian and US entrepreneurs.Education
Joining an ACU Sport Club helped first year student Daniel Perinich meet other students when COVID-19 made it difficult to engage and have the normal university experience.Education
When it comes to metabolic health, it's not just what you eat, it's when you eat it. New ACU research has added to the growing body of evidence showing how time-restricted feeding can improve health e...Research
Physiotherapists can play a central role in helping their patients quit smoking with a simple three-step intervention model, according to new ACU research from cardiorespiratory physiotherapist Nia Lu...Media Release
Carb loading in the week before a marathon is an old school approach and not the ideal way to prepare for an endurance event according to exercise physiologist Andy King.
Educational Leaders in Australia were found to be highly motivated towards the professionalisation of the Early Education workforce, an aspect of their work that is overlooked in currently policy.Education,Research
ACU is delighted to announce the appointment of the inaugural Director of the ACU Ramsay Program in Western Civilisation, Professor Robert Carver, who will join ACU on 4 January 2021.Education
Researchers in ILSTE have won many awards and fellowships for their research.Research
The Hon Michael Kirby has launched a new book by Dr May Fong Cheong, describing it as “masterpiece ... an excellent textbook for students learning contract law in Australia".
Research shows gaps in the teaching of writing in a recent article in The Conversation.Research
The Virtual Symposium on Onlife Learning in early childhood education occurring on Friday 20 November 2020, will hear about technology-enabled learning contexts relevant for early childhood.Research
Whether baked, mashed, fried, boiled, or steamed, potatoes are one of the most popular foods in Aussie diets, but the humble spud is a carbohydrate-based food that people with type 2 diabetes are typi...Research
ACU clinical exercise physiologist Dr Phil Chapman supervised a simulation demonstrating how heat affects classroom learning for ABC series Big Weather (and how to survive it).Education
New research from leading experts at ACU's Institute for Child Protection Studies will help improve supervised contact visits for about 45,000 children in out-of-home care and their birth parents.
Living within the strict confines of Queensland's biosecurity hub has not prevented NSW Swifts midcourter Tayla Fraser from meeting her Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science study commitments.Career,Education
Gender diverse youth feel significantly less safe at school than other students but they trust adults to tackle sexual harassment and support them in risky situations, according to a new Australian Ca...Media Release
Canberra-based poet Geoff Page is the 2020 winner of the ACU Prize for Poetry for his entry Jericho. His winning poem was selected ahead of Footprints by Fiona Lynch from Elwood in Victoria ($5,000 se...Media Release
New ACU research is showing how busting a move via silent disco technology can boost the wellbeing of residential aged care residents with dementia.
It's been a tough year on the field for Alex Twal and Oliver Clark but the Wests Tigers duo have succeeded off it by completing degree at ACU.Career,General
Like so many Victorian teenagers, a young Tom Crameri just wanted to work for an AFL club.General
ACU continues to climb rankings among the top two per cent of universities in the worldGeneral,Education
Teenagers with controlling-style parents experience a sharp drop in mental health and self-esteem, and the damage can be lasting, a world-first ACU study has found.Media Release,General
Both elite and amateur athletes would get better performance bang for their buck using traditional carbohydrate drinks/sports foods rather than costly hydrogel drinks, according to ACU researchers who...Research
Australian Catholic University (ACU) has appointed Professor Zlatko Skrbis as the University’s next Vice-Chancellor and President.Media Release,Vice-Chancellor and President
ACU Acting Provost Professor Zlatko Skrbis was pleased to attend the launch of the first Australian Catholic Anti-slavery Network (ACAN) Annual ReportMedia Release
The ACU Centre for Liturgy hosted the President of the Catholic Theological Union, Rev Prof Mark R. Francis CSVMedia Release
ACU students Shannon Chilman and Sam Parker have embarked on a unique prac assignment - an internship at V8 Supercars powerhouse the Red Bull Holden Racing Team.
Find out if you’ve won.General
ACU commerce graduate Phoebe James saw a timely gap in the market brought about by the global pandemic and seized the opportunity to take her business in a new direction.WIL
Prac placement at a hospital in western Sydney has provided thrower Alex Hulley with a timely distraction to her disrupted mission to compete at the Tokyo Olympics.Career,General
Understanding that disputes can be about more than just money has helped Chris Gardner and Eve Van Rhine seal victory in the Australian Law Students’ Association Negotiation Competition grand final.
ACU has just completed a pilot program that will help support student veterans as they transition from the military to studying at ACU via a free, two-week preparatory program.General
Thirty scholarship students will be the first to undertake the new Bachelor of Arts (Western Civilisation) at Australian Catholic University’s (ACU) North Sydney Campus next year under a generous fund...General
A life-changing new program is giving young people of all abilities the confidence to develop an everlasting love of physical activity.Education,General
The ACU Faculty of Theology and Philosophy is pleased to announce that PhD candidate in Historical Theology, Mr Jonatan Simons, was awarded the Graduate Student Paper Prize by the North American Patri...Media Release
Australia's workforce, economy and society needs the capabilities of a humanities education: critical thinking, analytical and research skills, and the ability to grapple with and communicate complex ...
ACU is pleased to announce the transition of the Ministry Leadership Program (MLP) from Catholic Health Australia to ACU. Former Director of MLP at Catholic Health Australia, Susan Sullivan has also t...Media Release
The Stakeholder Engaged Scholarship Unit at ACU is seeking expressions of interest for research projects from organisations working in areas central to the University's mission and ethos.Media Release,SESU
The Office of the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Minister for Defence Personnel has given ACU a grant of more than $240,000 from the 2019-20 Supporting Younger Veterans (SYV) grants program.General
The ACU Centre for Liturgy Postgraduate Scholarship for 2020 has been awarded to ACU Faculty of Theology and Philosophy masters' student Thomas Cullen. On awarding the prestigious scholarship to Mr C...Media Release
A three-day turnaround is sufficient for soccer players to rebound as football administrators around the globe race to compress fixtures to complete seasons disrupted by coronavirus.General,Media Release
Staff in ACU's School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine celebrate International Nurses Day on Tuesday May 12th by giving a shout out for the profession of Nursing of which they're so proudGeneral
The Australian Province of the Society of Jesus (APSJ), and ACU are pleased to announce a new agreement for the delivery of ACU accredited courses by the Jesuit College of Spirituality (JCS).
Bigger, better and stronger is the silver lining by-product of COVID-19 isolation for Sydney Roosters winger Brydie Parker.General
Separated or divorced parents normally grapple with countless issues, but the COVID-19 crisis means they face new difficulties negotiating shared care of children with the stress of balancing work, ho...
Times of upheaval demand radical solutions, which is why ACU is turning the traditional approach to learning on its head.General
Year 12 students can turn the COVID-19 pandemic disruption in their favour by applying for direct entry into an Australian Catholic University business degree.General
For Danielle Lamborn, a law degree was always going to be a natural fit.WIL Impact
Internationally renowned historian of modern Russia, Professor Sheila Fitzpatrick FAHA, and leading early modern scholar of gender and emotions, Professor Susan Broomhall FAHA, have been appointed to ...
Thinking Philosophy brings the research of ACU philosophers to anyone interested in an an examined life.General
Lidia Ivancic is a determined student with big ambitions who has spent the past four years seeking out every available opportunity.WIL
Australian Catholic University (ACU) expects to offer a new BA degree in Western Civilisation from 2021.General
Leading British philosopher Professor John Haldane will join the Australian Catholic University this year to establish a new project to develop Catholic school education, situating this within a broad...General
Regular exercise changes the composition of the gut bacteria and may play a crucial role in skeletal muscle function and endurance.General
ACU has been named first runner-up in an international award for its community engagement programs, including a unique model which ensures every student can make a community contribution while at the ...General,SESU
Law student Danielle Lamborn has risen from homeless teenager to Refugee Law Project volunteer and is set to embark on a prestigious New Colombo Plan Scholarship to the Philippines.Career,General
Five academic researchers from the Mary Mackillop Institute for Health Research have been named in the 2019 Web of Science Global List of highly cited researchers.General,Research
Georgina Peter always wanted to make a difference and be a role model for her community; she is now living that dream.WIL Impact
David Orr was the first Indigenous law graduate from Australian Catholic University (ACU).WIL Impact
Justin Giuffrida’s entrepreneurial ventures have taken him from cutting grass in high school to coffee and cafes in New York.WIL
Jessica is passionate about standing up for people in need.WIL Impact
It’s one of the fastest growing and fastest changing industries on Earth. So, what does it take to have a future in IT?WIL
Exercise is being teamed up with drug therapy to see if it can become a potent weapon against prostate cancer.General
An Australian education foundation has increased its commitment to its ACU scholarship program in Victoria by extending it to New South Wales-based students.General
Luke Di Stefano has momentum. He began his business degree with early entry through an innovative program.WIL
The words seemed alien to him, but the flailing arms of his Italian coach spoke volumes to water polo player Harry Shaw during the international study experience of a lifetime.General
Australian Catholic University’s Doseena Fergie and Bruce Kemp have received some of the nation’s highest honours in this year’s Australia Day awards.General
Do you want to use your knowledge and experience to help others? A degree in psychology could be for you.WIL Impact
Time-poor parents are creating a “backseat generation” of children who don’t walk to school even when they live close by.General
Women who eat a diet filled with unhealthy junk food have higher rates of the hallmark Alzheimer’s protein beta-amyloid in their brains - putting them at greater risk of developing dementia.General
As tennis demands more from its players, an Australian Catholic University study has revealed it is women who pay a greater physical toll at the Australian Open.General
The Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar have been described as the world’s most persecuted ethnic minority.WIL Impact
Uncertain where her future lies just yet, Maxine Hegarty is covering her bases with a double degree, happily spending her time shifting between subjects for a Bachelor of Biomedical Science/Bachelor o...WIL
Whether you dream of travelling the world as a CEO, making your name in finance or launching a marketing agency – a degree in business means opportunities. But what does studying business at universit...WIL
Want to follow in the footsteps of lawyers like Nelson Mandela, Amal Clooney and Ruth Bader Ginsburg?WIL Impact
ACU’s Institute for Learning Sciences and Teacher Education (ILSTE) has been awarded grants for two separate projects set to improve literacy and the reliability of teacher assessment.Media Release
ACU Senate has further renewed the contract for Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Greg Craven until December 2022, University Chancellor the Honourable John Fahey AC announced on Monday.Media Release
Resilience and having empathy were some of the biggest lessons learned by Australian Catholic University education students during a recent trip to Nepal.Media Release
Australia’s alternative school system is an undervalued piece in the puzzle to solving the total disengagement of at-risk youth, according to an Australian Catholic University education academic.Media Release
Engineers, scientists and lawyers are just some of the professions leaving successful careers behind to become teachers across Australia, in a ‘career changer’ trend described by the two partner organ...Media Release
Information technology (IT) is a constantly evolving industry. For those that are motivated it offers the chance to shape the way we work, socialise, communicate and entertain.WIL
ACU Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Greg Craven expressed displeasure at the news that funding for 11 research grants, including one from ACU, had been overturned for no apparent reason.
ACU joins Boston College in the United States and six other Catholic universities from around the world as founding members of the Strategic Alliance of Catholic Research Universities (SACRU).Media Release
It’s not every day a fancy, gold lettered invitation to personally meet the Duke and Duchess of Sussex lobs into the mailbox. So, it’s no surprise that Annabel Watson, a Future in Youth Project Offic...Media Release
Joining a team with a social conscience meant Sascha Bondarenko didn’t have to choose between his passions.WIL
New research has found that how parents read to their children improves children’s memory and learning outcomes.General
Quantifying belief, wrangling data and rapid rehabilitation were among the burning issues for improving athlete performance and wellbeing as leading minds in Olympic and professional sport science sha...Media Release
Kate Gavin is the recipient of the 2018 Francis Xavier Conaci scholarship which will assist her to study at the Rome Campus.General
Ella Baché boss Pippa Hallas is the third-generation entrepreneur who’s got one eye on the past and the other on the future, as she leads her family business into the modern era.WIL
Every week NRL star Luke Keary indulges his worries about the future. What will he do when his pro football career wraps up?WIL
For many it would be intimidating to keep former Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Princess Mary of Denmark in the loop about your work.WIL Impact
The rise in blasphemy prosecutions in Indonesia could strike a major blow to the nation’s status as a model for tolerant Muslim democracy.WIL Impact
When you land your first job in your dream industry it can be hard to imagine that you’d ever want to do anything else. Until you do.WIL
For students Laura Cottman and Aaryn Paterson, studying the Core Curriculum in Beijing pushed them out of their comfort zones.WIL Impact
New faces. New places. New experiences. Your first weeks at university will be full of new things.Media Release
The path to university isn’t always a straight one.Media Release
If you’re worried that you won’t be eligible for your preferred university course, don’t panic. That’s why there are pathways.Media Release
Once you have your results, what happens next and what if you want to change the course you applied for?Media Release
Where we answer your questions about the process and who to ask for more detailed queries.Media Release
New research has revealed people living in regional, rural or remote Australia are 90 per cent more likely to die from heart conditions caused by high blood pressure than people living in metropolitan...Media Release
Paramedicine student Ryan Webster offers his top tips for getting the most out of Orientation Week.Media Release
Fresh from completing his degree, David Orr is off to Canberra to take up a position in DFAT's coveted graduate employment program.Media Release
The new deputy head for Thomas More Law School plans to take the school to new heights by offering a fresh model.Media Release
Thousands of students have received offers to study at ACU in 2017. Options are still open for those who missed out.Media Release
Not getting a university offer is incredibly disappointing but don’t panic – there are options.Media Release
Here we'll explain what to do when you get an offer or miss out on an offer, including how to accept or defer.Media Release
For many years, lawyers have featured prominently on lists of the least trusted professions, alongside the likes of bankers, politicians and journalists.WIL Impact
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