UAC Challenge 2021

We want to see you Access Your Potential!

Enter UAC's TikTok/Instagram challenge and you could win up to $750! To enter, create a 15-second video or song, image or meme inspired by one of the following words:

  • Year 12
  • uni
  • UAC
  • study
  • potential.

To submit your content to the challenge:

  • follow us on Instagram or TikTok
  • use #UAChallenge21
  • tag us in your post @uacinfo (Instagram) or @uacapply (TikTok).

Each week a panel of judges will choose a finalist to receive $250. On the last day of the competition – Friday 25 June – one of the five finalists will be selected as the #UAChallenge21 titleholder and will receive a grand prize of $500.

Engagement will be considered when selecting a winner, so make sure you like, share and comment on your favourite post!

For more information, follow us on TikTok and Instagram.

Terms and conditions


1. The promoter of the UAC Challenge is the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (ABN: 19 070 055 935, Quad 2, 6 Parkview Drive, Sydney Olympic Park, New South Wales 2127).

2. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with any other entity other than UAC. Participants entering the competition agree that UAC can share their content on the UAC website, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook page.

Promotion period

3. The UAC Challenge will run from Monday 17 May 2021 at 12.01am AEST and close on Friday 25 June 2021 at 11.59pm AEST. Any entry to the UAC Challenge that is received outside this period will be deemed an ‘invalid entry’.


4. Entry in the UAC Challenge is open to all social media users with an interest in tertiary study.

5. Current employees of UAC and their immediate family members are ineligible to enter the UAC Challenge.

Competition rules

How to enter

6. To take part in the UAC Challenge, entrants must:
a) create and upload a 15-second video or song, image or meme inspired by one of the following words: Year 12, uni, study, UAC or potential
b) follow @uacinfo on Instagram or @uacapply on TikTok
c) tag @uacinfo on Instagram or @uacapply on TikTok in your submission post with the #UAChallenge21.

Determination and announcement of winners and award of prizes

7. In relation to the UAC Challenge:
a) On the Friday of each competition week – 21 May, 28 May, 4 June, 11 June and 18 June, a panel of judges will select a weekly challenge winner to receive a $250 gift voucher. Their winning submission will put them in contention for the UAC Challenge Winner in the final judging round on Friday 25 June, where, if successful, they will receive a $500 voucher.
b) Judges will consider engagement on posts, general creativity, skill and perceived time and effort when choosing a Weekly Challenge Winner and UAC Challenge Winner.
c) UAC will announce the names of the prize winners on Instagram each week starting from 21 May and ending on 25 June. We will also leave a comment under your post letting you know that you’ve been selected as a winner.
d) UAC will leave a comment underneath the winning post on TikTok and send a DM to the winner on Instagram. The winner will then be asked to provide their email address, so they can receive their gift voucher.


8. The following prizes will be awarded for the UAC Challenge:
a) 1 x prize consisting of a $500 gift card
b) 5 x prizes consisting of $250 gift cards.

9. UAC reserves the right to award a lesser number or no awards if the eligibility criterion is not met.

10. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash.

11. To claim their prize, winners must provide UAC with their email via Instagram or TikTok DM. Winners will have until 11.59pm AEST on Friday 30 July 2021 to claim their prize. After this date, all remaining prizes are forfeited to UAC.

Agreement and acknowledgement by UAC Credentials Platform Survey Competition Entrant (for the purpose of the following clauses, referred to as 'You' and 'Your', as applicable)

12. You agree that You are fully responsible for the content of the entry You submit (Content). UAC will not be liable in any way for such Content to the full extent permitted by law. UAC may remove any Content that it may display without notice for any reason whatsoever.

13. You warrant and agree that:
a) you will not submit any Content that is unlawful or fraudulent, or that UAC may deem in breach of any intellectual property, privacy, publicity or other rights, defamatory, obscene, derogatory, pornographic, sexually inappropriate, violent, abusive, harassing, threatening, objectionable with respect to race, religion, origin or gender, not suitable for children aged under the age of 15, or otherwise unsuitable for publication
b) you will obtain prior consent from any person or property referenced in your Content
c) you must only submit Content which you have personally created
d) your Content shall not cause injury or harm to any person or entity; and
e) you will comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation, those governing copyright, content, defamation, privacy, publicity and the access or use of others' computer or communication systems.

14. You agree to indemnify UAC against any claims that result from breaching Clause 21. UAC reserves the right to deem any entry ‘invalid’ where it reasonably suspects You have not complied with Clause 13. This is at UAC’s absolute discretion and no discussions will be entered into.

15. UAC reserves the right, at any time, to disqualify You if You submit an entry that is not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions or if You tamper with the entry process. Failure by UAC to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights.

16. By entering this competition, You assign the irrevocable right to use Your supplied name and content in all forms and manner including but not limited to publication on the internet, broadcasts and any other publications as released to or by UAC. You understand that UAC cannot control unauthorised use of Your name or content by persons not associated with UAC once Your name or content has been published. You hereby forever waive any right to inspect or approve any publication of Your name or content by UAC.

17. In relation to prizes involving participation in any activity, UAC and its employees and agents will be fully released from and indemnified by the winner in respect of any claim for accident, injury, property damage or loss of life in connection with or as a result of a winner's acceptance of a prize.

18. UAC takes no responsibility for the loss of prizes due to Your failure to supply correct contact details or for loss during delivery of prize to the address provided by the winner.

19. UAC makes no representations or warranties as to the quality/suitability/merchantability of any of the goods/services offered as prizes. UAC will not be liable for any loss or damage suffered or sustained (including but not limited to consequential loss, loss of revenue, loss of profit or economic loss), including for personal injury or property damage suffered or sustained, as a result of accepting any prize or participation in any competition or prize, except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law.

20. UAC is not responsible for lost, interrupted communications or unavailable network serve or other connections, failed telephone, mid-delivery or computer transmissions or other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical, or electronic.

21. UAC assumes no responsibility for any error, defect, delay, theft or unauthorised access to or alternation of entries. Subject to any written directions given under the applicable law, if for any reason, the UAC Challenge is not capable of operating as planned, including infection by computer viruses, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud or any other causes beyond the control of UAC which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the relevant competition, then UAC reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the relevant competition.

22. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for UAC to use Your name and other details for advertising and promotional purposes without compensation, unless otherwise prohibited by law.

23. UAC collects Your personal information to conduct the UAC Challenge. For these purposes’ UAC may disclose such information to third parties, including, but not limited to, other entrants to tell them who has entered or won the UAC Challenge.

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