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Early bird uni applications close

11 Oct 2017

RAISE your hand if you’ve applied for uni in 2018? You’re not alone.

More than 43,000 NSW and ACT Year 12 students have so far applied for tertiary study in 2018 through UAC. These students can now focus wholly on their end-of-year exams. In addition, over 15,000 non-Year 12 applicants applied for university by the early bird closing date of 29 September.

There’s still time to apply for tertiary study—applications are open until Monday 5 February 2018.

To start your application, visit UAC’s website.

Applications for 2018 admissions at 29 September 2017 – early bird closing date*

Applicant typeApplications for
2018 admissions
Current NSW Year 12 students 40,989
Current ACT Year 12 students 2,168
Current interstate and IB Year 12 students4,599
Non-Year 12 applicants15,071

Any questions? Simply call UAC’s friendly customer service team on 1300 275 822 (or 02 9752 0200 from mobiles).

* These figures do not include international applications.

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For further information (media only) email or contact:
Raquel Tracy, Communications Officer, UAC on 9752 0775
Kim Paino, General Manager, Marketing and Engagement, UAC on (02) 9752 0760 or 0409 155 112.