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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 2, 2022

Commences Monday 25 July 2022 | Applications close Wednesday 3 August 2022

Pathway programs
Program

On-time due date*

Status

Headstart

13 May 2022

Applications closed

Tertiary Preparation Pathway

Refer to QTAC website

 

Undergraduate programs

Undergraduate programs with fixed closing dates Δ

Program

Closing date

Status

Bachelor of Music 

04 July 2022

Applications closed

Program change applications

15 July 2022

Note: some programs may close early, without notice

Applications closed 

 

On-time due dates for Undergraduate programs *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Deferred students

26 May 2022

Applications closed

TPP to Undergraduate applicants

20 May 2022

Applications closed 

Undergraduate applicants (QTAC)

Refer to QTAC website

 

Undergraduate applicants (Direct)

20 May 2022

Applications closed 

Closed Undergraduate programs:

  • Bachelor of Music
  • Bachelor of Primary Education 
  • Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood)
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) / Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) / Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Education (Secondary) / Bachelor of Recreation and Outdoor Environmental Studies
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

Applications closed

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

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Bachelor of Midwifery (Honours)

27 May 2022

Applications closed

Bachelor of Nursing Science (Honours)

27 May 2022

Applications closed

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

27 May 2022

Applications closed

Closed Honours (end on) programs:

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

On-time due dates for postgraduate coursework programs *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Graduate Certificate in Nursing

1 July 2022

Applications closed

Master of Nursing (Clinical Leadership) 

1 July 2022

Applications closed

Master of Social Work (Qualifying) 

30 June 2022

Applications closed

Master of Teaching (Primary) - QTAC

Refer to QTAC website

 

Master of Teaching (Primary) - Direct

27 May 2022

Applications closed

Master of Teaching (Secondary) - QTAC

Refer to QTAC website

 

Master of Teaching (Secondary) - Direct

27 May 2022

Applications closed

All other Postgraduate programs

27 May 2022

Applications closed

Closed Postgraduate program(s):

  • Master of Social Work (Qualifying)
  • Graduate Certificate in Nursing
  • Master of Nursing (Clinical Leadership)
Applications for credit transfer

The on-time due date for credit applications for Semester 2 2022 is Friday, 1 July 2022. Applications or supporting documentation received after this date may not be assessed in time for Semester 2 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

27 May 2022

Applications closed

Visiting students

27 May 2022

Applications closed
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 1, 2023

Commences Monday 27 February 2023
Pathway programs

Applications Open 2 August 2022

Program

On-time due date *

Status

Headstart

31 October 2022

 

Tertiary Preparation Pathway

Refer to QTAC website

 

Closed programs

  • nil
Undergraduate programs

Applications Open 2 August 2022

Undergraduate programs with fixed closing dates Δ

Program

Closing date

Status

Bachelor of Medical Science

26 December 2022

 

Bachelor of Music

31 January 2023

 

Program change applications

17 February 2023

Note: Some programs may close early, without notice

 

On-time due dates for other undergraduate programs *

Program

On-time due date *

Status

Deferred students

28 November 2022

 

TPP to Undergraduate applicants

28 November 2022

 

Undergraduate applicants (Direct)

28 November 2022

 

Undergraduate applicants (QTAC)

Refer to QTAC website

 


Closed programs

  • Nil
Honours programs (End-on Honours only)

Applications Open 2 August 2022

Exception - Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Psychology)(Honours) applications open 1 July 2022 

Honours Programs with fixed closing dates Δ

Program

Closing date

Status

Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Psychology) (Honours)

23 September 2022

 

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

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

9 December 2022  

Bachelor of Business (Honours)

9 December 2022

 

Bachelor of Creative Industries (Honours)

9 December 2022

 

Bachelor of Criminology and Justice (Honours)

9 December 2022

 

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

9 December 2022

 

Bachelor of Communication (Honours)

9 December 2022

 

Bachelor of Midwifery (Honours)

9 December 2022

 

Bachelor of Nursing Science (Honours)

9 December 2022

 

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

9 December 2022

 

Closed Honours programs

  • Nil
Postgraduate coursework programs

Applications Open 2 August 2022

Exception - Master of Psychology (Clinical) and Master of Professional Psychology applications open 1 July 2022

Programs with fixed closing datesΔ

Program

Closing date

Status

Master of Professional Psychology

23 September 2022

 

Master of Psychology (Clinical)

23 September 2022

 

On-time due dates for other postgraduate coursework programs *

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Graduate Certificate in Nursing

28 November 2022

 

Master of Counselling

28 November 2022

 

Master of Nursing (Clinical Leadership) 

28 November 2022

 

Master of Social Work (Qualifying) 

28 November 2022

 

Master of Teaching (Primary) - QTAC

Refer to QTAC website

 

Master of Teaching (Primary) - Direct

27 January 2023

 

Master of Teaching (Secondary) - QTAC

Refer to QTAC website

 

Master of Teaching (Secondary) - Direct

27 January 2023

 

All other Postgraduate programs

28 November 2022

 

Closed programs

  • Nil
Applications for credit transfer

The on-time due date for credit applications for Semester 1, 2023 is Friday 3 February 2023. Applications or supporting documentation received after this date may not be assessed in time for Semester 1, 2023.

Visit Credit transfer for more information on how to apply.

Cross-institutional and visiting applications

Applications Open 2 August 2022

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

Program

On-time due date*

Status

Cross institutional students

28 November 2022

 

Visiting students

28 November 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 6, 2022
Commences Monday 22 August 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

5 August 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

5 August 2022

Visiting students *

5 August 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 7, 2022
Commences Monday 17 October 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

30 September 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

30 September 2022

Visiting students *

30 September 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 8, 2022
Commences Monday 28 November 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

11 November 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Student can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

11 November 2022

Visiting students *

11 November 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Tertiary Preparation Pathway

Refer to QTAC website

Deferred Tertiary Preparation Pathway applicants *

14 October 2022

Session 1, 2023
Commences Tuesday 3 January 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

16 December 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

16 December 2022

Visiting students *

16 December 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 2, 2023
Commences Monday 27 February 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

10 February 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

10 February 2023

Visiting students *

10 February 2023

International students*

Contact USC International

Session 3, 2023
Commences Monday 24 April 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

7 April 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

7 April 2023

Visiting students *

7 April 2023

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 4, 2023
Commences Monday 29 May 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

12 May 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

12 May 2023

Visiting students *

12 May 2023

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 5, 2023
Commences Monday 19 June 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

2 June 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

2 June 2023

Visiting students *

2 June 2023

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 6, 2023
Commences Monday 14 August 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

28 July 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

28 July 2023

Visiting students *

28 July 2023

International students *

Contact USC International

Session 7, 2023
Commences Monday 9 October 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

22 September 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

22 September 2023

Visiting students *

22 September 2023

International students *

Contact USC International

Trimester-based study

Select a trimester from the list below to view closing dates.
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

Trimester 3, 2022
Commences Monday 7 November 2022

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

30 September 2022

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

30 September 2022

Visiting students *

30 September 2022

International students *

Contact USC International

Trimester 1, 2023
Commences Monday 27 February 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

3 February 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

3 February 2023

Visiting students *

3 February 2023

International students *

Contact USC International

Trimester 2, 2023
Commences Monday 24 July 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

7 July 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

7 July 2023

Visiting students *

7 July 2023

International students *

Contact USC International

Trimester 3, 2023
Commences Monday 6 November 2023

Program

On-time due date* 

Postgraduate students *

20 October 2023

Higher Degree by Research

Students can commence at any date

Cross-institutional students *

20 October 2023

Visiting students *

20 October 2023

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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