Events at UWS

Throughout the year there are a number of events available for prospective students, parents and friends, careers advisers and teachers to attend. At the event, you are invited to ask questions of staff and current students of the University of Western Sydney in relation to our courses available, scholarships we offer and University life.

If you are interested in attending a UWS event, register your interest today.

Events Coming Soon:

Course Decision Day Calendar Feature

Course Decision Day - 5th Jan 2015

At the UWS Course Decision Day, you will have the opportunity to talk one on one with UWS staff and current students about courses, pathway options and student life. There is also information available on admissions, career opportunities, scholarships and student services.

Registrations for Course Decision Day opening soon!

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Badanami Alternative Entry Program - 19th Jan 2015

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander high school and mature age students can apply to study at the University of Western Sydney through the Badanami Alternative Entry Program. The program is designed for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students who have not:

  • Completed high school
  • Obtained an ATAR or high enough ATAR score for their chosen course
  • Received sufficient workplace experience
  • Obtained a Higher School Certificate (HSC)

Students who receive a lower ATAR can gain admission into a course with a higher ATAR through the Badanami Alternative Entry Program.

Test dates are Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 January 2015.

The Badanami Alternative Entry Program is a two day test held on the Kingswood (Penrith) campus. Students will be given an interview and tested on basic mathematics and English.

To apply, please call 1300 897 669, email or download the application form (PDF, 98.56 KB) (opens in a new window).

More information can be found on the Badanami Admissions page.

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Campus Experience - Runs all year!

Want to check out our campuses and hear what it’s like to study at UWS from a current student? Register for a ‘Campus Experience’ to meet one of our current students with a small group and find out all you need to know about UWS!

Previous Events

Watch our collection of event videos to see what Open Day, Course Decision Day and UWS Day are like, and hear from prospective students, parents and careers advisers about their experiences.