University Entrance Program

Course summary

This course is accredited by the University of Wollongong and delivered by UOW College Australia (CRICOS: 02723D; RTO: 91159). UOW College Australia is a registered business name of UOWC Ltd (ABN: 14 105 312 329).

The University Entrance Program (UEP) has been specifically designed for students who have not met the direct entry requirements for a UOW bachelor degree.

This 14-week course teaches the fundamental skills required for university study to maximise your chance of success in your degree. Successful completion of the UEP provides guaranteed* entry to a range of UOW bachelor degrees, subject to meeting UOW entry requirements.

See University Entrance Program course outline here.

Delivery

We offer a range of blended course delivery options.  However, we encourage students to choose on-campus classes where they are offered. For classes that cannot be held on campus due to physical distancing requirements, or for students unable to come on campus due to COVID-19 related circumstances, online delivery will continue to be offered, wherever possible.
In order to participate in the Distance version of this course, students are required to have access to a laptop/computer with camera and internet connection. Additional support is also available for students enrolled in the Distance course.

In response to COVID-19, the University of Wollongong is following advice from the NSW Department of Health. Check the most up-to-date University of Wollongong COVID-19 arrangements.


How to apply

You can apply online for this UOW College course.

There is no application fee and you can save your application at any point and come back and complete it later.

In Step 3 of your application, ensure you choose the following options:

  • Mode of Delivery: On Campus or Distance
  • Commencement Year: 2021
  • Campus: Wollongong or Liverpool
  • Course: University Entrance Program 3192
  • Major: N/A
  • Session: Choose your preferred session start date

Course information

Study area

University Preparation

Campus

UOW College Wollongong, UOW College South Western Sydney

Course Code

3192

Duration

14 weeks full-time, or part-time equivalent

Delivery

Distance, On Campus

Cricos

UAC Code

-

Admission, Key dates, and Fees

A range of admission options are available for students of all ages and academic backgrounds. The procedures governing admission are defined in UOW's Admissions Procedures, and the UOW College Admissions policy.

For any specific advice or questions regarding an application, please contact the Future Students Team.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

This program is only available to Domestic Students.

  • Stream 1 - Minimum ATAR 30*
  • Stream 2 - Minimum ATAR 35; AND, Minimum 60% in Year 12 HSC Mathematics Standard 2*
  • Stream 3 - Minimum ATAR 35; AND, Minimum 80% in Year 12 HSC Mathematics Standard 2*

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STREAM CAMPUS DELIVERY METHOD COURSE FEE*
Stream 1 UOW College Wollongong On Campus $2,165 (2022)
Stream 1 UOW College South Western Sydney On Campus $2,165 (2022)
Stream 1 UOW College Wollongong Distance $2,165 (2022)
Stream 2 UOW College Wollongong On Campus $2,330.90 (2022)
Stream 2 UOW College South Western Sydney On Campus $2,330.90 (2022)
Stream 3 UOW College Wollongong On Campus $2,330.90 (2022)

Tuition fees are dependent upon the actual year of commencement and are subject to change without notice.

FEE-HELP provides a loan to eligible fee-paying students to cover part or all of their tuition fees. You are eligible for FEE-HELP if:


  • you are enrolled as a non-Commonwealth supported, fee-paying student; and

  • you are an Australian citizen or holder of a permanent humanitarian visa.

New Zealand citizens and other permanent visa holders are not eligible for FEE-HELP and must pay tuition fees up-front.

Students may borrow an amount up to value of the tuition fees charged for their course. However, over their lifetime, students will only be able to borrow a maximum of $108,232 (indexed). FEE-HELP can only be used to cover tuition fees for your course and cannot be used to cover other fees such as textbooks or accommodation.

Your offer of Admission will quote the full amount of tuition fees for your course. Students who accept an offer for a fee-paying course will be able to elect whether they wish to apply for FEE-HELP during enrolment.

For further information visit the FEE-HELP website.

* Session fees are for one session for the year shown. Total course tuition fees shown are indicative, and are based on normal course length and progression.
These fees are subject to change from year to year. However, if you receive an offer to study at UOW, your fees will be fully confirmed at the time of your offer.

Admission Profile


INDICATIVE ENROLMENT



STUDENT PROFILE

This table shows the breakdown of the applicant background of the student group at UOW College for this course. It provides data on students that commenced the program, and continued study beyond the census date at UOW College in 2020.

Applicant background

2020 intake

2020 intake (%)

Higher education study Students who have studied a University course, or completed a bridging or enabling course.

-

-

Vocational education & training study Students who have undertaken vocational education or training since leaving school.

-

-

Work & life experience Students admitted on the basis of previous achievement other than higher education study, vocational education & training, or recent secondary education.

-

-

Recent secondary education

ATAR Only Students admitted only on the basis of ATAR including any applied adjustment factors.

-

-

ATAR plus additional criteria Students who were admitted on the basis of both ATAR and additional criteria (e.g. an audition or individual subject results).

-

-

Other criteria only (non-ATAR) These students were admitted on the basis of other criteria where ATAR was not a factor (e.g. UOW Early Admission).

-

-

International students All other students.

-

-

All students

-

-

< 5: Number of students is less than 5
N/A: Data not available for this item
N/P: Not published (hidden to prevent calculation of other numbers less than 5)


ATAR PROFILE

This table relates to all students selected on the basis of ATAR alone or ATAR in combination with other factors.

ATAR profile of ATAR-based offers in 2020

ATAR The unadjusted, raw ATARs for students offered a place wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR. Selection Rank The ATARs of the same student group, including the impact of adjustment factors.
Highest rank to receive an offer

-

-

Median rank to receive an offer

-

-

Lowest rank to receive an offer

-

-

< 5: Less than 5 ATAR-based offers made
N/A: Data not available for this item
N/P: Not published (less than 5 ATAR-based offers made)

More Information

For more information about UOW College admission pathways, see UOW College Admission Information.

Key Dates

SESSION

CAMPUS

SESSION DETAILS

2022 UOW College Autumn

UOW College Wollongong

Session: 28 February - 10 June 2022

Orientation and enrolment is held during the week prior to course commencement. You will be advised of the exact date in your letter of offer.

Applications Close

TBA

2022 UOW College Autumn

UOW College South Western Sydney

Session: 28 February - 10 June 2022

Orientation and enrolment is held during the week prior to course commencement. You will be advised of the exact date in your letter of offer.

Applications Close

TBA

2022 UOW College Spring

UOW College Wollongong, UOW College South Western Sydney

Session: 27 July - 30 September 2022

Orientation and enrolment is held during the week prior to course commencement. You will be advised of the exact date in your letter of offer.

Applications Close

TBA

2022 UOW College Summer

UOW College Wollongong, UOW College South Western Sydney

Session: 17 October 2022 - 3 February 2023

Orientation and enrolment is held during the week prior to course commencement. You will be advised of the exact date in your letter of offer.

Applications Close

TBA

Course Structure

(Current year structure - subject to change)

Course Handbook

Why choose this course

The combination of quality academic courses, small class sizes and the caring culture at UOW College provides the vital support you need to succeed at university. You can be confident that UOW College is the best possible pathway for your journey to higher education and a university degree.

Studying at your local campus will allow you to stay close to home yet still become immersed in the full university experience from day one.

Guaranteed Entry into UOW

Successful completion of the UEP provides guaranteed* entry to a number of UOW undergraduate Bachelor degrees. For a full list of UOW degrees with pathways from the UEP check the Progression Guidelines within the UEP Course Outline for Pathways from UEP to UOW Degrees.

*Guarantee is subject to meeting UOW entry requirements.

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