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High school students

UOW will inspire you to follow your passions, find your purpose and connect with the brightest minds across the globe – so you can help shape the world we live in.

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For High School students

UOW is where you can find your why

We know that teaching one person can make a world of difference. As society faces complex social, environmental and economic challenges, we are increasingly defined by our purpose and contribution to the world. So, what contribution will you make? What inspires you? As a global university, we can help you find your why.

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UOW Starts Here

If you've finished your final exams and you're about to receive an ATAR, UOW Starts Here is for you. Everyone is welcome, even if you already have a UOW offer. Visit our Wollongong or Liverpool campuses, take a tour, meet our people, discuss course and enrolment info, and get a head start on 2021.

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Number 1

The latest QILT Employer Satisfaction Survey ranked UOW number one in NSW and the ACT, with overall satisfaction of graduates at 89.6 per cent.

Quality Indicators for Learning and Teaching (QILT) 2019
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First year student FAQs

As you head into your first year at UOW, we know you'll have plenty of questions about getting started. To answer these, we've put together a list of FAQs.

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Meet Jordan

I've had so many opportunities [at UOW], including volunteering as a dissector in the anatomy lab, studying in New York for a semester and participating in an internship at the Innovation Campus. It was really cool to be in the presence of leading academics here in Wollongong.JordanBachelor of Medical and Health Sciences (Honours) (Dean's Scholar)

Life of a UOW student

What's it really like to be a student at UOW? With events such as Information Evenings, personalised campus tours and UOW Open Day, it's easy for you to get a taste of UOW student life. But if you can't wait that long, check out the experiences of some of our current students as they take you through a typical day in their student life here.

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