Future Students website

Monday, 6 June 2011

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new Future Students website.

Career Advisers' Day

Friday, 13 May 2011

We are very pleased to invite all Career Advisers to our 2011 ‘Career Advisers' Day' which will take place on Friday, June 24 from 9am to 3pm.

Upcoming events and latest news

Friday, 13 May 2011

Here is a list of upcoming events and important dates for prospective students.

Rural trips

Friday, 13 May 2011

Since the start of this year we have visited schools as far north as Karratha, as far south as Albany, and as far east as Kalgoorlie. This was part of the combined universities rural trips that happened from February to April.

Students in a performance workshop

A day in the life of a uni student

Friday, 13 May 2011

The April School Holidays have been busy here at UWA with the university hosting ‘A day in the life of a music student', ‘A day in the life of an astronomy student', and ‘A day in the life of an environmental science student'.  The events were a great opportunity for school students to discover what a typical day at university is like.

Birds-eye view of campus

Career Advisers' Day

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

With so much happening at UWA, this is an event for Careers Advisers that can't be missed.  Keep the 24th of June 2011 free for a day of enlightenment on UWA's new courses for 2012. You will hear first hand from the faculties about new course structures, majors, pre-requisites, assured pathways and scholarships.  There will also be tours of the facilities and residential accommodation colleges.

Winthrop Hall

A new team for 2011

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

The Prospective Students Office has welcomed three new advisers for 2011.  The new team brings a range of skills and experiences to advise and support prospective students in studying at UWA.

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Architecture Summer Studio

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Early this year 43 budding architects from 25 secondary schools attended the recent Architecture, Landscape and Visual Arts School's Summer Studio. 

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What does the Admissions Centre and Prospective Students Office do?

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

A lot of people probably don't know who or what the Admissions Centre and Prospective Students Office are, or what exactly it is that we do within the university. Basically, while the rest of the university goes into ‘shutdown' over the Christmas period, with staff leaving their jobs and busy workloads behind to take some much-deserved R&R before another academic year begins, the Admissions Centre and Prospective Students Office remain open and commence what is, for us, the busiest time of year.

Science library

Campus tours

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Did you know that The University of Western Australia has the second largest pipe organ in WA? Or that there are 184 steps going up to the University Clock Tower? These are some of the fascinating facts you may learn through a campus tour.

Japan scenic view

Enhancing the university experience

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Students at The University of Western Australia are provided many opportunities to further develop their skills and enhance their university experience. For Daniel Sully, a UWA student, he was able to travel to Japan at the end of last year as part of the Mitsui Educational Foundation (MEF) Study Tour. The MEF Study Tour selects eight students per year from universities around Australia to experience corporate, traditional and contemporary Japanese culture.

UWA Science lab

Students experience wonders of science

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Last month a record number of students entering Years 10 and 11 from the metropolitan area and regional towns including Broome, Esperance, Albany and Karratha, registered to attend the 21st annual Science Experience for a three-day science fest from January 18 to 20.

UWA honours student receives Agricultural and Resource Economics Award

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

UWA Business School graduate David Halperin has won the 2010 Undergraduate Prize for the Western Australian Branch of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES).

David Halperin

UWA honours student receives Agricultural and Resource Economics Award

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

UWA Business School graduate David Halperin has won the 2010 Undergraduate Prize for the Western Australian Branch of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES).

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Assured entry pathways

Tuesday, 22 February 2011

One of the biggest developments of the New Courses structure to be introduced at UWA in 2012 is that some professional qualifications, which were previously available to study as undergraduate degrees, will now be delivered at postgraduate level.  This means that in order to gain entry into these professional qualifications/degrees, students will now need to have completed at least one three-year Bachelor degree, along with other degree-specific prerequisites.

UWay applications help disadvantaged students

Tuesday, 21 September 2010

If there are students at your school who are interested in studying at UWA but have had their academic achievements adversely affected by certain disadvantages, encourage them to apply through our UWay scheme. Applications close at 4pm on Thursday 30 September 2010.

Excellence and Humanitarian Excellence Award nominations closing soon

Tuesday, 21 September 2010

Nominations from schools for The University of Western Australia's Excellence Awards and Humanitarian Excellence Awards will close on Friday 29 October this year.

New Courses 2012 information for current Year 12 students

Tuesday, 21 September 2010

Information for current Year 12 students about UWA's New Courses 2012, including their options for commencing uni in 2011 or deferring is available as a PDF.

Information brochures have been posted to schools this week. If you require extra copies, please contact the Prospective Students Office on 6488 2477. 

 

UWA Postgraduate and Honours Expo

Tuesday, 21 September 2010

The first ever UWA Postgraduate and Honours Expo to be open to the public is being held on Wednesday 20 October at the University Club from 4 - 8pm.

Important dates and upcoming events

Tuesday, 21 September 2010

Read on to find out more about upcoming events and important dates for prospective students.