Summer School Studio registrations extended

Summer School Studio registrations extended

Friday, 7 December 2012

Do you know any budding architects or design students heading into Year 12 in 2013? Applications have been extended for the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts' (ALVA) 2013 Summer School Studio, where students will have the opportunity to learn the design principles behind architecture, landscape architecture and urban design over the summer school holidays.

Opportunity for students to get involved in the Perth Festival

Opportunity for students to get involved in the Perth Festival

Friday, 7 December 2012

Is your son or daughter an aspiring film director? The Perth International Arts Festival is offering an exciting opportunity for students to take part in the 2013 Perth Festival.

University Hall's landmark entrance (artist impression)

Live on campus - University Hall update

Friday, 7 December 2012

Construction of new student accommodation and facilities at UWA continues to progress well with significant activity well underway at University Hall (formerly Currie Hall).

Important dates for prospective students

Friday, 7 December 2012

If your son or daughter has applied to UWA for Semester 1, 2013, following are some important dates you should be aware of:

UWA Open Day

UWA Open Day - find your direction this weekend!

Monday, 6 August 2012

Be sure to join us on Sunday, 12 August for Open Day at UWA! Come along and explore UWA's beautiful campus and high-quality facilities; interact with staff and students; and participate in a wide range of fun, hands-on activities.

Event round-up - "A Day in the Life of..."

Event round-up - "A Day in the Life of..."

Monday, 6 August 2012

UWA was abuzz with activity through the July school holidays with around 250 high school students participating in one of our ‘A Day in the Life of...' events to learn more about life as a university student.

UWA Engineering Science students

Where will an Engineering career take your son or daughter?

Monday, 6 August 2012

An Engineering degree from UWA can lead students in any number of career directions, with many fields available to suit your son or daughter's interests and aspirations!

UWA Business students win national title

Monday, 6 August 2012

The Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team at The University of Western Australia have won the 2012 SIFE National Championships.

The team, based at the UWA Business School, beat 23 other teams from around Australia at the SIFE National Conference and Championships in Melbourne.  It was the fourth SIFE UWA National Championships win in five years.

UWA student Jon Baker

Student Report - Jon discusses the Anthropology and Sociology major

Wednesday, 1 August 2012

Currently studying a combination Law and Arts degree, Jon Baker remembers how his study pathway and view of the world changed after a chance selection of an Anthropology unit.

"Not knowing which major to select for my Arts degree, I chose an Anthropology unit as it seemed really interesting. Little did I know how that small choice would alter my perceptions of the world around me so indelibly!

Living on campus - accommodation update

Living on campus - accommodation update

Tuesday, 31 July 2012

Construction on the new student accommodation and facilities at UWA's Currie Hall are now well underway with the new rooms ready for students commencing in Semester One 2013. The new development ensures that the University can accommodate more students in affordable accommodation close to campus.

UWA Postgrad & Honours Expo

UWA Postgrad & Honours Expo

Tuesday, 31 July 2012

Many of UWA's professional degrees are now offered at a postgraduate level; if you or your son or daughter would like to learn more about your future study options upon completion of an undergraduate degree, come along to the UWA Postgrad & Honours Expo on 19 September 2012.

The Expo is a great opportunity to explore the wide array of postgraduate coursework and research programs offered at UWA including Medicine, Dentistry, Engineering, Law and Architecture.

UWA students

Important dates for prospective students

Tuesday, 31 July 2012

There are a number of important dates and upcoming events your son or daughter should be made aware of...

The UWA 2013 Course Guide - hot off the press!

The UWA 2013 Course Guide - hot off the press!

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

The 2013 Course Guide has just been released. If your son or daughter is in Year 12 at a WA high school they will soon receive a copy.

The new Guide provides all the information students - and parents - need to learn about the courses available at UWA. 

Year 10 and 11 Information Sessions

Year 10 and 11 Information Sessions

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

UWA is offering a free information session for Year 10 and 11 students and their parents on Wednesday, 16 May (with a repeat session to follow on Thursday, 17 May).

The sessions will provide information on the exciting courses UWA offers and advice on which subjects to select in upper high-school to help your son or daughter gain entry to their ideal university course.

UMAT applications now open

UMAT applications - now open

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Is your son or daughter currently in Year 12 and considering applying for one of the school-leaver pathways into Medicine or Dentistry at UWA? If so, they will need to register for the Undergraduate Medicine and Health Sciences Admission Test (UMAT) which will take place on Wednesday, 25 July 2012.

Artist impression of the new studio room at Currie Hall. Illustrative only.

Living on Campus - new rooms at Currie Hall in 2013

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

The University of Western Australia is completing construction on the new student accommodation at Currie Hall. From 2013, more students will be able to experience the unique collegiate community of UWA's own Hall of Residence and the many benefits of living on-campus. This could be your son or daughter!

Important dates for prospective students

Important dates for prospective students

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

It's a busy time of year at UWA for prospective students - be sure to pass these important dates on to your son or daughter.

More "A Day in the Life of..." events coming soon!

More "A Day in the Life of..." events coming soon!

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Following the success of the various "A Day in the Life of..." events run in April, registrations are now open for Year 11 and 12 students who would like the opportunity to experience "A Day in the Life of..." a Business, Engineering Science or Chemistry student.

Undergraduate opportunities for Medicine, Dentistry and Podiatric Medicine

Undergraduate opportunities for Medicine, Dentistry and Podiatric Medicine

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Is your son or daughter considering undertaking postgraduate Medicine, Dentistry or Podiatric Medicine at UWA, but not sure what to choose for their undergraduate degree?

Applicants for the Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD), Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) at UWA must complete an Australian undergraduate bachelor degree or equivalent (minimum of three years) before applying for postgraduate studies.

Nina Zheleva, Landscape Architecture Student

Student Report - Nina discusses Landscape Architecture

Wednesday, 2 May 2012

UWA student Nina Zheleva talks about her time so far studying Landscape Architecture:

"Landscape Architecture explores how humans interact with the environment from a cultural point of view - something I have always been interested in.