Important dates

Important dates for Year 12 students (for entry to UOW in 2022).

UOW Early Admission

Applications for Early Admission in 2022 will open on Monday 19 July, and will close on Friday 13 August 2021.
Head to the UOW Early Admission page for more information on the application process, answers to FAQ and more.

Important dates related to the Early Admission program are listed in the table below.


Academic calendar, 2021-22

The University’s academic calendar and session dates for 2021-22 are subject to change in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Any adjustments to session dates will be communicated directly to students and reflected in the below once confirmed.

Stay up to date with UOW's response to COVID-19 here.



Monday 19 July, 2021

UOW Early Admission applications open for students in NSW, ACT, Victoria and Western Australia

Monday 2 August, 2021

UOW Early Admission applications open for students in Queensland, South Australia, Northern Territory and Tasmania

Friday 13 August, 2021 

UOW Early Admission applications close at 5pm

Monday 13 September, 2021

UOW Early Admission 'stage one' outcomes sent to all applicants, and
UOW Early Admission booking system open for shortlisted applicants to book time/s for Early Admission interviews/activation session.

Wednesday 15 September, 2021

How to prepare for an audition webinar (Bachelor of Performance & Theatre - Acting)
6pm. Register here.

Tuesday 21 September, 2021

Early Admission: Ace Your Interview webinar
6pm. Register here.

Tuesday 21 September, 2021

UOW Early Admission booking system closes at 5pm

Wednesday 22 September - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

UOW Early Admission interview/activation week

Thursday 30 September, 2021

Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) undergraduate (domestic and international students) Early Bird applications for 2021-22 admissions close. To avoid higher processing charges, complete, pay and submit your application by midnight tonight.

For more UAC keys dates, refer to their website.

Friday 15 October, 2021

UOW Early Admission offers sent

Tuesday 9 November, 2021

NSW HSC written exams commence*

Sunday 14 November, 2021

Last day to apply for UOW accommodation and be considered for the UOW Early Admission Relocating Scholarship

Early December, 2021

UOW enrolment opens

Mid-January 2022

NSW HSC results*, ATARs released

22 - 24 February 2022

UOW Orientation and O-Week 2022

Monday 28 February 2022

2022 First Session (Autumn Session) classes commence

* Please be aware that the key dates and deadlines currently listed are subject to change due to COVID-19. NESA will continue to update year 12 students with any exceptions and changes to relevant deadlines.

^Individual requirements will vary depending on subject preference and application outcomes. Students will be advised of their requirements by email.