Upcoming events and activities for prospective students

Upcoming events and activities for prospective students

Thursday, 6 March 2014

We have many exciting prospective student events and activities already planned in 2014. The following are happening in the next couple of months, so be sure to add these to your diary.

Christian Long,Katerina Chua,Georgie Carey & Chloe Kirk

High achievers awarded UWA Fogarty Foundation scholarships

Thursday, 16 January 2014

This year's Beazley Medal winner, Katerina Chua, is among ten of the State's highest-achieving students who have accepted UWA Fogarty Foundation Scholarships to study at The University of Western Australia.

Avoid ATAR-related anxiety

Avoid ATAR-related anxiety

Wednesday, 23 October 2013

You don't have to spend the first weeks of your well-earned summer break worrying about the impending release of WACE results - we're here to help. To get a head start on your holidays, you may wish to register for our Year 12 TISC information session.

Tim Minchin

Inspirational life lessons from a (famous) UWA graduate

Wednesday, 23 October 2013

A highlight from the University's recent spring graduation ceremonies was an inspiring speech given by former UWA graduate, Tim Minchin, which injected a bit of fun into the formal occasion.

Enrol now for our Summer Design Studio for school students

Enrol now for our Summer Design Studio for school students

Wednesday, 23 October 2013

Are you an aspiring designer or keen to develop your creative skills? There is still time to enrol in the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts' (ALVA) annual Design Studio for School Students, which will be run during the summer school holidays.

Budding Science Journalists probe leading UWA academics

Budding Science Journalists probe leading UWA academics

Tuesday, 22 October 2013

If you were under the impression that work experience only involved stamping brochures, endless filing and simply observing...think again! How about interviewing top UWA researchers one-on-one, compiling articles for a University newsletter and seeing your work published? For five aspiring science journalists from Shenton College and St Hilda's Anglican School for Girls, that's exactly how they spent their week.

UWA Marketing student gains Google experience

UWA Marketing student gains Google experience

Tuesday, 22 October 2013

UWA Business School marketing student Glenn Langridge was given the opportunity to work closely with Google employees and learn intensively about sales, marketing, presentation and, of course, about Google when he attended a three-day Google AdCamp in Sydney earlier this year.

Enhance your degree with broadening units offered by the Faculty of Arts

Enhance your degree with broadening units offered by the Faculty of Arts

Tuesday, 22 October 2013

Broadening units are free-choice units that must be taken from outside of your chosen undergraduate degree area. They may complement your degree-specific major, or simply add a fun or interesting dimension to your studies.

As an example, second-year Bachelor of Science student Marc Smith (pictured) has chosen to complement his Sport Science major with broadening units in the areas of Archaeology, Marketing and Education.

Join us for our biggest Open Day in a Century!

Join us for our biggest Open Day in a Century!

Friday, 26 July 2013

Come along to the State's only world top 100 ranked university* and find out all about studying at UWA and the UWA difference on Sunday 11 August, from 10am to 4pm.

Win a GoPro in our photo competition

Win a GoPro in our photo competition

Friday, 26 July 2013

Get Centum-creative to win!  ‘Centum' is UWA's Centenary mascot for 2013.  Popping up all over the world, our ‘100' is helping us to celebrate our 100th birthday and our ranking as a World Top 100 university*. Now is your chance to get in on the act - you could win a HERO3: Black Edition GoPro Camera, or one of our weekly prizes!   

UWA Fogarty Regional Scholarship recipient, Leela Dilkes-Hoffman

UWA 2014 Scholarships applications opening soon

Friday, 26 July 2013

UWA offers more than 400 scholarships every year to undergraduate students from all walks of life. In 2014, there will be in excess of $4 million in scholarships available to undergraduate students to assist them to realize their potential.

Six things to consider before applying via TISC

Six things to consider before applying via TISC

Friday, 26 July 2013

Semester 1, 2014 applications will soon be opening, and current Year 12 students at WA high schools will receive the 2014 TISC Guide within the next couple of weeks. We've compiled a list of six things to keep in mind before you submit your application through TISC.

Join the ALVA Design Studio for school students

Get a taste of life at UWA with the Design Studio for School Students

Friday, 26 July 2013

If you are currently in Year 11 and interested in design, you are invited to take part in the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts' (ALVA) annual Design Studio for School Students.

New Bachelor of Arts majors

New Bachelor of Arts majors

Friday, 26 July 2013

The Faculty of Arts has introduced two exciting new Bachelor of Arts majors for 2014 - Gender Studies and Korean Studies.

UWA mature age student, Veronica Wayte

Mature age information evening

Friday, 26 July 2013

If you are aged 20 years or over by 1 March of the year you intend to commence university, you qualify for one of our mature age pathways. Mature age applicants considering applying to UWA in 2014 may wish to attend our upcoming information evening on 3 September.

Derby-raised UWA student, Eli Hurley

Self-belief, determination the key for Pilbara students

Friday, 26 July 2013

Self-belief and determination - backed by scholarships and support services - can help rural students overcome perceived barriers to further studies, Hedland students recently discovered when The University of Western Australia visited their classrooms earlier this month.

Budding architecture students enjoying a 'Day in the Life' of a uni student

What did you do during the school holidays?

Thursday, 25 July 2013

Nearly 200 students from high schools across Perth had the opportunity to experience a 'Day in the Life' of a UWA student at our Crawley campus in the July school holidays. Among them were prospective architects, budding engineers and tomorrow's business leaders.

Important dates for prospective students

Important dates for prospective students

Thursday, 25 July 2013

With so much going on at this time of year, it might be difficult to keep track of it all. Be sure to add these to your diaries (follow the links for more information).

Experience a Day in the Life of a Uni Student

Experience a 'Day in the Life of a Uni Student'

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Have you ever wanted to know what it's like to be a student at UWA? Then consider registering for one of our popular ‘A Day in the Life of...' events in the April school holidays.

LUMINOUShall light show, Winthrop Hall

LUMINOUSnight launches UWA Centenary

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

The power of two million candles transformed landmark Winthrop Hall into a kaleidoscope of colour and sound on Friday evening (February 8) for UWA LUMINOUSnight, a public celebration of art and culture to launch The University of Western Australia's 2013 Centenary year.