Summer Master Classes

Our 3-week Summer Master Class program allows you to complete a university subject and secure at minimum a UOW admission interview to kick start your higher education journey.

Applications for the next Summer Master Class now open

Apply to join Summer Master Class 2023

Learn more about the Summer Master Classes


Applications will open on 22 August 2022 and will close at midnight 11.59 pm on 25 September, 2022. No late applications will be considered.

Who can apply

  • You must be commencing Year 12 in Term 4, 2022

How to apply

Step 1: Have ready the following:

  • Your Student NESA number
  • Your subject results (from your half-year or yearly report OR completed Grade Verification Form (DOCX)
  • A copy of your Australian birth certificate, OR current, valid (not expired) passport, OR a copy of your current valid overseas passport and a copy of your Visa Grant Notice if you are a Permanent Resident or on a Humanitarian Visa.

Step 2: Read the Summer Master Class Terms and Conditions (PDF)

Step 3: If you meet the eligibility requirements above, complete and submit your Summer Master Class application before 11.59 pm, 25 September, 2022.



Blended delivery

  • In line with the current practices of UOW learning, some 2023 Summer Master Classes subjects may use a blended delivery model with staff-led online classes in combination with on-campus classes.*

Course overview and assessment criteria

Compulsory attendance

  • Students must achieve 80% attendance of timetabled classes and program activities between 3-20 January, 2023.
  • Students must also attend an on-campus Orientation day on 13th or 14th December, 2022.

* On-campus components of delivery will be COVID 19 permitting. Should on-campus delivery not proceed all activities will be moved to online delivery.

  • Students who successfully pass their Summer Master Class subject will at minimum be guaranteed a conditional offer or admissions interview to a degree that aligns to the Summer Master Class subject they complete (noting must meet the assumed subject knowledge criteria).
  • Credit towards a UOW degree that could make you eligible to skip a whole subject when you study at UOW.
  • See Getting to UOW page for information about transportation options.
  • There is no UOW managed accommodation available for Summer Master Class students in 2023.
  • UOW will undertake NO supervisory capacity for students outside of Summer Master Class timetabled classes. UOW cannot provide an after-hours emergency contact point for students outside of this timetabled delivery.

Contact us

Outreach & Pathways Year 12 Programs Team