A Day in the Life of a Uni Student

Opportunity for Year 11 and 12's to experience university for a day

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Have your students ever asked you what it's like to study at university? Encourage them to register for one (or more) of our ‘A Day in the Life of...' events, which allow high school students in Years 11 and 12 to gain first-hand experience of life at UWA for a day. 

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.

Young Science Students Celebrate Centenary

Young Science Students Celebrate Centenary

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

UWA Centenary celebrations got off to an early start with a science theme when UWA hosted more than 300 high school students in January across two events: the National Youth Science Forum (NYSF) and annual Science Experience.

Enactus UWA Co-president Shannon Ziegelaar

UWA students ready to enact positive change in 2013

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Students of Enactus UWA - formerly Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) - began 2013 with a two-day camp to develop their leadership skills while exploring and discussing ideas around development, poverty, and social justice.

Course Focus - Psychology at UWA

Course Focus - Psychology at UWA

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Do you have students that are interested in how we learn, remember and think; or how and why people behave the way they do? If so, they may consider studying Psychology, which will provide them with a scientific understanding of human behaviour and mental processes.

Upcoming events for prospective students

Upcoming events for prospective students

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

This year is bound to be a busy one, with many exciting prospective student events and activities already planned. Be sure to add the following to your school newsletter.

Admissions Office Festive Season Hours

Admissions Office Festive Season hours

Friday, 7 December 2012

Although the majority of the University will be closed for two weeks around the Christmas and New Year period, UWA Admissions and Prospective Students Office staff will be available to help answer any queries about entry requirements and changing TISC preferences on the following dates:

Year 12 TISC information evening

Year 12 TISC information evening this Thursday

Friday, 7 December 2012

To help alleviate any confusion and anxiety students may be experiencing in the lead up to the 31 December release of WACE results, we're inviting Year 12 students and their parents to attend a ‘Make the Most of your WACE' information evening. Teachers and career advisers are also welcome to attend.

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 with the Perth International Arts Festi

Opportunity for students to get involved with the Perth International Arts Festival

Friday, 7 December 2012

Do you know any students who are keen to pursue a career in the film industry? The Perth International Arts Festival is offering an exciting opportunity for students to take part in the 2013 Perth Festival.

History teacher Professional Learning Seminars

Professional Learning Seminars: History teachers

Friday, 7 December 2012

The Centre for WA History at The University of Western Australia will once again run a series of Professional Learning Seminars on the Australian Curriculum: History in February.

Important dates for your students

Important dates for prospective students

Friday, 7 December 2012

Following are some important dates your students should be aware of. If you have a final school newsletter going out to parents before the end of the school year, please include these where possible:

UWA Open Day this weekend

UWA Open Day this weekend

Monday, 6 August 2012

Be sure to encourage your students to join us on Sunday, 12 August for Open Day at UWA! Prospective students and their families will have the opportunity to 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

Career Focus: where will an Engineering career take your students?

Monday, 6 August 2012

An Engineering degree from UWA can lead students in any number of career directions, with many fields available to suit a variety of interests and aspirations!

UWA 2012 Career Advisers Day

Career Advisers Day 2012 a success!

Monday, 6 August 2012

We have received extremely positive feedback from high school teachers and career advisers from across the state who attended our recent Career Advisers Day. 

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's 3D Virtual World

Opportunity for students to immerse themselves in UWA's 3D Virtual World

Monday, 6 August 2012

Imagine your students having the opportunity to visit UWA's stunning campus - complete with the iconic Winthrop Clock Tower, Sunken Gardens, Somerville Auditorium, peacocks, ducks and other ‘Treasures of UWA' - from any location in the world!

Major Focus: Population Health

Major Focus: Population Health

Monday, 6 August 2012

Students seeking a career in Health or Medicine may consider the Population Health major as part of their undergraduate degree.

From immunisation clinics to screening for cancer, from healthy food choices to bike paths, population health is all around us - protecting our health by safeguarding the places where we live, work, and play.

UWA Postgrad & Honours Expo

UWA Postgrad & Honours Expo

Monday, 6 August 2012

Many of UWA's professional degrees are now offered at a postgraduate level. If you or your students wish to learn more about future study options following the 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.