ATAR-related adjustment factors - 'bonus point' programs
There are a few ways you can boost your ATAR and secure your place at UOW with:
Depending on your personal circumstances and performance at high school, you can receive all three benefits. This means you could have up to 11 adjustment points added to your ATAR for UOW preferences.
What's the difference?
We understand every person's journey through high school is unique and want to ensure we're giving all students a chance to enhance their career and pursue their dreams.
If you study in the UOW ‘drawing area’, or in regional NSW, you may be eligible for Catchment adjustments.
If you do well in a HSC subject that is relevant to the UOW degree you’d like to study – you can earn up to three adjustment points – because we know students who do well in relevant subjects are usually well prepared for uni.
Equity adjustments and entry options