|Application Through Tertiary Admission Centres||Direct Entry Application|
|Certification of Documentation by Authorised University Staff||Certification of Documentation by Authorised Persons Outside the University|
|Obtaining a Direct Entry Application Form - Further Information||Lodging a Direct Entry Form|
Application Through Tertiary Admission Centres
Unless otherwise stated in the relevant course information, applicants for undergraduate courses should apply through the relevant state Tertiary Admissions Centre. For details of admission requirements refer to the relevant course information in this Handbook.
Visit the Prospective Students website at http://www.acu.edu.au/ .
Direct Entry Application
Applicants to direct entry courses must complete a "Direct Entry Application Form' and return it to the ACU National Admissions Section.
Applicants MUST provide certified copies of any previous qualification and/or any other supporting documentation in relation to their application. Examples of such documents include:
Academic qualifications including Testamurs / Academic Transcripts / Results Certificate;
Birth / Marriage Certificates etc required as evidence of name change;
Copy of Permanent Resident Visa;
Copy of Australian Certificate of Citizenship.
Documentation must be certified using one of the two methods listed below. Documentation not properly certified will be returned and may delay processing of applications.
Certification of documentation by authorised University staff for administrative purposes
Present the originals and a photocopy to the Student Centre at any campus of the University for certification. Student Centre staff will check the documents, verify the copy and then endorse with a stamp.
Certification of documentation by authorised persons outside the University
ACU will accept copies if they have been properly certified by one of the following: Justice of the Peace, Commissioner for Declaration, Barrister, Solicitor, Police Officer, Minister of Religion authorised to celebrate Marriages, Principal in the teaching service, Town Clerk, Shire Secretary, Bank Manager, Doctor, Dentist, Pharmacist, Veterinary Surgeon, Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Member of the Australian Society of Practising Accountants, Member of the National Institute of Accountants.
The copy must be endorsed by any of the persons listed above with the following information (or a stamp containing the following information).
I certify that this is a true and accurate copy of the original document
Name in Full
Appropriate position title (in accordance with the list above)
Registration No (if applicable)
Organisation (if applicable)
Address (if applicable)
To obtain the ACU "Direct Entry Application Form' or Further Information
The Direct Entry Application Form is also downloadable from here. Contact one of the following ACU National Student Centres.
Ballarat Campus VIC (Aquinas)
Telephone (03) 5336 5361
Brisbane Campus QLD (McAuley at Banyo)
(07) 3855 7139
Canberra Campus ACT (Signadou)
Telephone (02) 6209 1116
Melbourne Campus VIC (St Patrick's)
Telephone (03) 9953 3062
North Sydney Campus NSW (MacKillop)
Telephone (02) 9739 2305
Strathfield Campus NSW (Mount Saint Mary)
Telephone (02) 9701 4012
To lodge the "Direct Entry Application Form'
The ACU National Admissions Section
PO Box 247 Everton Park QLD 4053
53 Prospect Road, Mitchelton
From February 2003
PO Box 456 Virginia QLD 4014