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Bega Valley

UOW Bega Valley has been providing the local community with access to world-class university education for 22 years; producing over 550 UOW graduates. Located on Auckland Street, the campus offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, a pathway program, and academic support throughout your degree.

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UOW Bega Valley has developed a reputation as a cooperative learning environment with a high standard of academic excellence. 

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Courses offered at UOW Bega Valley

UOW Bega Valley provides students with a supportive, student-centred environment, face-to-face teaching, and interactive digital access to UOW lectures. The campus is also a support hub for students studying online with UOW, offering academic and practical support during their studies. If you live in the region and are considering uni study, take a look at what your local campus has to offer.

If you have any questions about studying at UOW Bega Valley please contact us.

As well as our full degree programs, you can study the 1st year of the following degrees UOW Bega Valley

The 1st year of several other programs is also offered. Contact to find out if you can start the degree you are interested in at this campus.

Tutorial classes are delivered online with flexible timetabling, with on-campus study facilities and support available through your local campus.

 This program is available for the below degrees: 

  • Bachelor of Arts - all campuses
  • Bachelor of Business - all campuses 
  • Bachelor of Business Administration - all campuses
  • Bachelor of Social Science - UOW Shoalhaven
  • Bachelor of Nursing - UOW Eurobodalla, UOW Bega Valley, and UOW Shoalhaven 


The University Entrance Program (UEP) is a fee-free program^ that - on successful completion - offers guaranteed entry* into the first year of a range of UOW bachelor degrees.

This program is offered to Domestic students only.

For further information, visit the UOW College course page.

 ^There are limited fully funded Commonwealth Supported Places (CSPs) available for this course. Where a CSP is awarded, the UEP course will be fee-free. 

*Guarantee is subject to meeting UOW entry requirements.

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Study at your local campus for your 1st year at UOW

Ready to start uni but not ready to leave your local area? Our 1st-year course options may be your answer. These options are listed in the above 'Courses offered' section. If you have any questions about starting your degree at UOW Bega Valley, our team will be happy to help you.

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Top 5

The latest QILT Employer Satisfaction Survey ranked UOW fifth among Australian public universities and 2nd in NSW, with overall satisfaction of graduates at 87.3 per cent.

Employer Satisfaction Survey Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) 2022

5 stars

UOW received a 5-star rating for undergraduate skills development.

The Good Universities Guide 2023

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At UOW Bega Valley we're always happy to help. Call or email with your questions or book a time to come on campus to talk in person and take a tour. Our campus is located at 176 Auckland Street, Bega.