When will CAP applications be open?
Applications for CAP 2019 open at 10 am on Tuesday 1 May and close on Tuesday 31 July 2018. Late applications cannot be accepted.
Only one CAP application will be considered. If you submit an additional application it will not be accepted.
If you’ve volunteered for a lot of activities you can submit an additional community experience statement within your application, so you can tell us about everything you’ve done.
You will receive an email with the outcome of your application in late August.
Yes, but only if you are currently completing a Year 12 program in Australia and are applying through QTAC, UAC or VTAC.
No, CAP is only available for undergraduate bachelor degrees at ACU.
You need to include your CAP course in your application to your local tertiary admissions centre (QTAC, UAC or VTAC).
You must also satisfy any prerequisite/s and/or additional entry requirements for your course AND meet the University's minimum CAP eligibility score.
For most courses the answer is yes. Any adjustment factors added to your ATAR/OP/Selection Rank will be included when considering the minimum entry score requirement.
The only exception is for teaching/education courses in Victoria where you will require a raw ATAR of 58.50.
I have undertaken several community experience activities - can I include them all in my CAP application?
Yes, you can list them together within one statement. Just make sure your referee is aware of each activity you have undertaken.
Look at our tips for writing your community experience statement.
No, work experience is not considered as voluntary community experience for CAP.
I have significant sporting achievements and am involved in school sport - can I include this in my CAP application?
Yes, but only if your sporting achievements and commitments have involved community service like significant demonstrated fundraising for your sporting club or association, coaching in your sport, or involvement with organising/managing your local sporting club or association.
No, paid employment is not considered as voluntary community experience for CAP.
Yes. You should apply as a non-current year 12 and select ACU as your course application mode on the Course Application Details page of the application.
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