If you have not recently completed your HSC we offer a range of options for non-school leavers to gain entry into our degrees.

Non-school leavers

You are a non-school leaver if you have not completed your HSC in the last 12 months. See Getting in from high school if you are currently completing your HSC.

If you aren't applying straight from school you may take advantage of the following entry schemes and bonus points:


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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander program

If you are an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicant, you can get help to gain entry into our degrees. All you need to do is indicate that you are of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent in your application. You will then be invited to attend an interview at one of our campuses.
Find out more by contacting the The Wollotuka Institute on
(02) 4921 6863.

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Educational Access Scheme

With our Educational Access Scheme (EAS) you can get up to four additional bonus points if you have experienced educational or other disadvantage. To apply for the EAS, you must complete the application form contained in the EAS booklet produced by UAC or download the form from UAC. EAS applications for Semester 2, close on 7 July 2017.
EAS does not apply to the Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine program.
For more information phone our Enquiry Centre on 1300 ASK UON.

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Elite Athlete Program

As a member of the Elite Athlete Friendly University (EAFU) program we support elite athletes to get into university with early offers. Once you start at UON, we also provide a range of support services to help balance the demands of study with your sporting career.
To find out more and apply see the NUsport website.