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Application dates

The information below lists on-time closing dates for applications to study at USC.

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The commencement semester, session or trimester for each USC program is listed on that program's webpage, under 'Commencement'.

Semester 1, 2022

Commences Monday 28 February 2022
Pathway programs

Program

On-time due date *

Status

Headstart

29 November 2021

 

Tertiary Preparation Pathway

Refer to QTAC website

 

Closed programs

  • No pathway programs have closed as yet
Undergraduate programs

Undergraduate programs with fixed closing dates Δ

Program

Closing date

Status

Bachelor of Medical Science

27 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Music

31 January 2022

 

Program change applications

18 February 2022

Note: Some programs may close early, without notice

 

On-time due dates for other undergraduate programs *

Program

On-time due date *

Status

Deferred students

1 November 2021

 

TPP to Undergraduate applicants

29 November 2021

 

Undergraduate applicants (Direct)

29 November 2021

 

Undergraduate applicants (QTAC)

Refer to QTAC website

 


Closed programs

  • No undergraduate programs have closed as yet
Honours programs (End-on Honours only)

Honours Programs with fixed closing dates Δ

Program

Closing date

Status

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (Honours)

24 September 2021

 Applications now closed

On-time due dates for other Honours (end on) programs *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Business (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Creative Industries (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Criminology and Justice (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Communication (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Midwifery (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Nursing Science (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

10 December 2021

 

Closed Honours programs

  • Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (Honours)
Postgraduate coursework programs

Programs with fixed closing datesΔ

Program

Closing date

Status

Master of Professional Psychology

24 September 2021

 Applications now closed

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

24 September 2021

 Applications now closed

On-time due dates for other postgraduate coursework programs *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Graduate Certificate in Nursing

14 January 2022

 

Master of Counselling

14 January 2022

 

Master of Nursing (Clinical Leadership) 

14 January 2022

 

Master of Social Work (Qualifying) 

14 January 2022

 

Master of Teaching (Primary) - QTAC

Refer to QTAC website

 

Master of Teaching (Primary) - Direct

18 February 2022

 

Master of Teaching (Secondary) - QTAC

Refer to QTAC website

 

Master of Teaching (Secondary) - Direct

18 February 2022

 

All other Postgraduate programs

29 November 2021

 Applications still open

Closed programs

  • Master of Professional Psychology
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical)
Applications for credit transfer

The on-time due date for credit applications for Semester 1, 2022 is Friday 4 February 2022. Applications or supporting documentation received after this date may not be assessed in time for Semester 1, 2022.

Visit Credit transfer for more information on how to apply.

Cross-institutional and visiting applications

On-time due dates for cross-institutional and visiting applications*

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Cross institutional students

29 November 2021

 

Visiting students

29 November 2021

 

Other applications

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Study Overseas

Contact Study Overseas

 

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date 

 

International Students

Contact USC International

 

Semester 2, 2022

Commences Monday 25 July 2022

Pathway programs
Program

On-time due date*

Status

Headstart

13 May 2022

 

Tertiary Preparation Pathway

Refer to QTAC website

 

Undergraduate programs

Undergraduate programs with fixed closing dates Δ

Program

Closing date

Status

Program change applications

15 July 2022

Note: some programs may close early, without notice

 

On-time due dates for Undergraduate programs *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Deferred students

20 May 2022

 

TPP to Undergraduate applicants

20 May 2022

 

Undergraduate applicants (QTAC)

Refer to QTAC website

 

Undergraduate applicants (Direct)

20 May 2022

 
Honours programs (End-on Honours only)

Honours Programs with fixed closing dates Δ

Program

Closing date

Status

Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (Honours)

29 April 2022

 

On-time due dates for other Honours (end on) programs *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Bachelor of Midwifery (Honours)

27 May 2022

 

Bachelor of Nursing Science (Honours)

27 May 2022

 

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

27 May 2022

 
Postgraduate coursework programs

On-time due dates for postgraduate coursework programs *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Graduate Certificate in Nursing

27 May 2022

 

Master of Nursing (Clinical Leadership) 

27 May 2022

 

Master of Social Work (Qualifying) 

27 May 2022

 

Master of Teaching (Primary) - QTAC

Refer to QTAC website

 

Master of Teaching (Primary) - Direct

27 May 2022

 

Master of Teaching (Secondary) - QTAC

Refer to QTAC website

 

Master of Teaching (Secondary) - Direct

27 May 2022

 

All other Postgraduate programs

27 May 2022

 
Cross-institutional and visiting applications

On-time due dates for cross-institutional and visiting applications *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Cross institutional students

27 May 2022

 

Visiting students

27 May 2022

 
Other applications

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Study Overseas

Contact Study Overseas

 

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

 

International Students

Contact USC International

 

session-based study

Select a session from the list below to view closing dates.
Session 7, 2021
Commences Monday 11 October 2021

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

10 September 2021

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

10 September 2021

Visiting students *

10 September 2021

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 8, 2021
Commences Monday 22 November 2021

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

15 October 2021

Higher Degree by Research

Student can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

15 October 2021

Visiting students *

15 October 2021

International students *

Contact USC International

Tertiary Preparation Pathway

Refer to QTAC website

Deferred Tertiary Preparation Pathway applicants *

15 October 2021

Session 1, 2022
Commences Monday 10 January 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

10 December 2021

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

10 December 2021

Visiting students *

10 December 2021

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 2, 2022
Commences Monday 7 March 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

28 January 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

28 January 2022

Visiting students *

28 January 2022

International students*

Contact USC International

Session 3, 2022
Commences Monday 2 May 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

25 March 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

25 March 2022

Visiting students *

25 March 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 4, 2022
Commences Monday 6 June 2021

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

22 April 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

22 April 2022

Visiting students *

22 April 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 5, 2022
Commences Monday 27 June 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

20 May 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

20 May 2022

Visiting students *

20 May 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 6, 2022
Commences Monday 22 August 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

15 July 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

15 July 2022

Visiting students *

15 July 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

trimester-based study

Select a trimester from the list below to view closing dates.
Trimester 3, 2021
Commences Monday 8 November 2021

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

1 October 2021

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

1 October 2021

Visiting students *

1 October 2021

International students *

Contact USC International

Trimester 1, 2022
Commences Monday 28 February 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

28 January 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

28 January 2022

Visiting students *

28 January 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Trimester 2, 2022
Commences Monday 25 July 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

17 June 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

17 June 2022

Visiting students *

17 June 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

* Late applications may be considered subject to places still being available in the program

Δ Late applications will not be accepted

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