Year 10 Indigenous students from around the State

Holiday science fun for Indigenous school students

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

Twenty seven Year 10 Indigenous students from around the State will have a different kind of fun this week as they learn about surviving the slums, testing how high water rockets will go, learning about the Noongar 6 seasons, experimenting with liquid nitrogen, making moulds of teeth and challenging their sporting abilities.

Perth Modern students playing scrabble

Perth to host World Youth Scrabble Championships

Friday, 30 October 2015

Some of the brightest young minds from around the world will converge on The University of Western Australia this weekend when it hosts the World Youth Scrabble Championship for the first time.

We're here to help over the holidays

We're here to help over the holidays

Monday, 1 December 2014

The Admissions Centre and Prospective Students Office are available to answer any queries your students may have in regards to their university application over the holiday period - our festive season opening hours are as follows:

(Re)introducing our 2015 Prospective Students team

(Re)introducing our 2015 Prospective Students team

Monday, 1 December 2014

As 2014 draws to a close, our new-look Prospective Students Office (PSO) team is forging ahead with plans for 2015, which is already gearing up to be one of our busiest yet. Not only is the office relocating later this month, but some new (and familiar) staff members have (re)joined our team in recent weeks...

Service learning now available through new Broadening Units

Service learning now available through new Broadening Units

Monday, 1 December 2014

While UWA students have always had plenty of opportunities to engage in extra-curricular community service activities, service learning will be offered for the first time in 2015 through degree-level units, giving students the opportunity to earn credit for making a difference!

Faculty-specific scholarship applications now open

Faculty-specific scholarship applications now open

Monday, 1 December 2014

While the majority of 2015 commencing student scholarship applications have now closed, there are a wide range of scholarships that become available to students who are successful in receiving an offer and continue to enrol at UWA.

Applications now open for our Summer Design Studio

Applications now open for our Summer Design Studio

Monday, 1 December 2014

If you know any Year 11 students who are passionate about design and interested in getting a valuable hands-on insight into the Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Visual Arts courses available at UWA, they are encouraged to join us for our 2015 Summer Design Studio.

Boosts for Broadway UWA

Boosts for Broadway UWA

Friday, 21 November 2014

Following a major review of our Broadway UWA program in 2014, there have been some enhancements made to the scheme to enable more students to qualify for a place under Broadway UWA from 2015.

New Fine Arts major commencing in 2015

New Fine Arts major commencing in 2015

Friday, 25 July 2014

Do you know any students who are keen to explore their creativity? The Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts (ALVA) is pleased to introduce Fine Arts as a new major within the Bachelor of Design, starting from 2015.

Students 'excel' on campus at Excellence Camp

Students 'excel' on campus at Excellence Camp

Thursday, 24 July 2014

A group of sixty high-achieving Year 12 students from around the State experienced an exciting insight into their future life as a university student at UWA during the July school holidays for UWA's inaugural Excellence Camp.

CAD Population Health workshop - solving a simulated toxic waste spill

Career Advisers Day rated a success!

Thursday, 24 July 2014

Sixty Career Advisers from high schools across the State were recently invited to spend a sunny mid-winter's day on campus to learn about various aspects of student life at UWA for our 2014 Career Advisers Day.

Top tips for TISC applications

Top tips for TISC applications

Thursday, 24 July 2014

The following information was well-received by last year's Year 12 students, so at the risk of repeating ourselves, we've reproduced it for the Class of 2014...and you! 

Semester One, 2015 applications will soon be opening, and current Year 12 students at WA high schools will receive the 2015 TISC Guide within the next couple of weeks. We've compiled a list of seven things to keep in mind before students submit their application through TISC.

Get a taste of uni life at UWA Open Day

Get a taste of uni life at UWA Open Day

Thursday, 24 July 2014

For a great day on campus, bring your family and friends to UWA's Open Day 2014 on Sunday 10 August, from 10am to 4pm.

High school students experience uni for a day

High school students experience uni for a day

Thursday, 24 July 2014

UWA's Crawley campus was a hive of activity during the July school holidays, with nearly 250 students in Years 11 and 12 attending four separate ‘A Day in the Life of a Uni Student' events. Budding architects, keen chemists, prospective engineers and business leaders of tomorrow all enjoyed the opportunity to explore their areas of interest with a variety of hands-on workshops.

Year 10/11 Information Evening

Year 10/11 Information Evening

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Deciding what subjects to study in Year 11 and 12 can be a daunting process, particularly if students are not yet sure if university is the right pathway for their future goals. Our information sessions will provide advice on UWA's courses, entry requirements and other helpful subject selection tips that will allow students to keep their future study options open.

2015 Awards and Scholarships opening soon

2015 Awards and Scholarships opening soon

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Year 12 students considering applying to UWA for Semester One, 2015 will have the opportunity to start applying for a wide range of UWA scholarships available to commencing students from 1 June, 2014. With an earlier opening date than in previous years, students will now have an extended timeframe to consider their options and apply well before the 30 September deadline.

Career Advisers Day

UWA Career Advisers Day

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Mark your calendars, write it in your diaries, save it to your phone - however you choose to remind yourself, do not miss the UWA Career Advisers Day, which will be held on Wednesday 25 June. If you provide career counselling to secondary school students, this year's event promises to give you plenty of opportunity to find out about everything UWA has to offer.

UWA Excellence Camp

UWA Excellence Camp

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

We are inviting WA high schools to nominate a high-achieving student in Year 12 to attend our inaugural UWA Excellence Camp between 7 and 9 July. Over three fun-filled and informative days, students will be exposed to all aspects of university life, including the opportunity to meet current students and academics, learn more about our Assured-entry Pathways and Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours) course, and participate in a variety of hands-on activities.

A musical day in the life of a uni student

A musical day in the life of a uni student

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

In the April school holidays, 25 talented young musicians in Years 11 and 12 descended on the School of Music - instruments in hand - to participate in "A Day in the Life of a Music Student"!   

Jimmy Cheung, studying Natural Resource Management

Course focus - Natural Resource Management major

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Many young people are passionate about conserving the environment and want to see a more sustainable use of the world's resources.   If you have students who are keen to make an impact in this area they may be interested in undertaking our Natural Resource Management major.