Domestic students

Option 1 - apply online

Apply for one of our courses through our online application form.

OR for Fitness Certificate III in the upcoming Spring session (September start): Fitness Cert III: Apply Now

OR for Fitness Certificate IV in the upcoming Spring session (September start): Fitness Cert IV: Apply Now

OR for FitPro in the upcoming Spring session (September start): FitPro: Apply Now

OR for Diploma of Nursing in the upcoming Summer session (January 2022 start), please click here to apply now: Nursing: Apply Now

Option 2 - apply through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC)

(Guaranteed Pathway Courses Only)

Current HSC students and Mature Age applicants can select the following UOW College pathway programs as a preference in the UAC system. These courses can then be used as an alternative offer to their preferred UOW Bachelor degree (where applicable). Programs include:

  • Diploma of Arts
  • Diploma of Business
  • Diploma of Information Technology
  • Diploma of Science
  • Diploma of Social Science
  • University Entrance Certificate
  • University Access Program

Further information about applying through UAC can be found at the Universities Admissions Centre website.

Option 3 - apply via paper application

Complete the Domestic application form (pdf). 

Download, print and sign the application form and return to us.

Special Tertiary Entrance Program

If you are applying for the Special Tertiary Entrance Program, STEP to UOW you only need to complete the STEP To UOW application form. You can find out more information to assist you complete the application form and inform you of the application process.

Next steps

Step 1: Submit your application by the closing date

Applications close approximately 4 weeks prior to the start of the session. To view keys days including application closing dates, visit the key dates page of our website.

Late applications will only be considered if places are available.

Step 2: Email notification

You will be notified via email of the outcome of your application.

Step 3: Offer acceptance and payment

If you are a successful applicant and receive an offer you must return your offer acceptance and payment advice by the date specified in your offer.

Step 4: Orientation

You will be notified via email with the date for orientation and enrolment. Be sure to make time to attend orientation and enrolment where you will sign up for your classes. Late enrolment may not be permitted.


See the scholarship section on our fees page for more information. 


Need help?

University pathway programs
Phone: 1300 367 869

Vocational courses
Phone: 1300 885 395