UAC produces a wide range of publications to help applicants, careers advisers, teachers and parents understand the process of applying for tertiary study through UAC, from thinking ahead in Year 10 and choosing HSC courses to receiving and accepting offers from universities and colleges.
You can pick up copies of our publications at the various careers events we attend.
Most of our publications can also be downloaded. Use the links below to find the information you're after.
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- Publications about undergraduate study
Information about admission requirements and everything to do with applying through UAC. Print copies of some titles can be ordered: complete the undergraduate publications order form.
The UAC Guide 2016–17 is a complete resource for domestic undergraduate admissions, distributed free to Year 12 students in NSW and the ACT. Copies can be purchased from newsagents, in person at UAC, or by ordering a copy.
- Publications for international students
Information about admission requirements and applying through UAC as an international Year 12 student.
- Publications about the ATAR
Information about NSW HSC scaling and the calculation and distribution of the ATAR. Print copies of some titles can be ordered: complete the publications order form.
- Educational Access Schemes
Information about programs to help applicants who have experienced long-term educational disadvantage get into uni.
- Equity Scholarships
Information about scholarships to help financially disadvantaged students with the costs associated with higher education.
- Schools Recommendation Schemes
Information about programs through which unis make offers to Year 12 students using criteria other than (or in addition to) the ATAR.