You need to have applied and paid by midnight Friday 2 December to be considered in the Main Round of offers on Wednesday 18 January.
You can change your preferences until midnight Friday 6 January.
Applications cost $196 for 2016 Year 12 students and $222 for non-Year 12 applicants until midnight Saturday 11 February 2017. They will then decrease to $41 and $67 respectively.
After you apply, check your email regularly for updates on your application.
When you apply you'll be given a 2016–17 UAC application number. You cannot use an application number from a previous year.
For more detailed information read:
- Choosing courses
- How and when to apply
- Your UAC PIN and application number
- Paying for your application
- Selecting and changing course preferences
- Authorising someone to act on your behalf
- After you apply
- Applying interstate
- Providing documents
- Quick reference: Applying FAQ
Changing your mind after you apply
If you apply and then change your mind about what you want to study, don't submit a new application; simply change your preferences through Check & Change.
To cancel your application, write to or email UAC and include your UAC application number.
Note that UAC will not refund charges or fees paid to UAC under any circumstances, except as required by law.
UAC does not recommend using a tablet or mobile phone to apply. To ensure an optimal experience when using UAC's online application services, use a recent version of your browser on a desktop or laptop computer.