Category Archives: Year 12 Information


ANU Tuckwell Scholarship


  Australian National University (ANU) launched the Tuckwell Scholarship Program in 2013.  Receiving a Tuckwell Scholarship – valued at $20,000 per year up to five years – is not just about a students’ intellect. It is also about their desire and determination to use their natural abilities to realise their full potential so that they […]

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Victoria University Science and Technology


Victoria University’s science and information technology courses provide qualifications that give students direct access to the careers and industries they want to work in.  The science courses provide a unique preparation for professional scientific careers, with an emphasis on the analytical techniques and equipment used by industry. Students have access to state-of-the-art laboratories (such as […]

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UHS Careers 2016


Welcome to the 2016 school year. Most of you may be aware that Ms Moylan and Ms Walker retired at the end of last year. Ms Sipsas been appointed as the Careers Co-Ordinator and Ms Rebecca Jepson has been appointed as the MIPS/Work Experience Co-Ordinator. The Careers office is located in the VCE Area and all students are welcome to […]

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UMAT 2016


Year 12 students should note that applications to sit the UMAT2016 are now open and registrations close on Friday 3 June 2016 at 5.00pm sharp!  The UMAT2016 will be held on Wednesday 27 July 2016, and the results will be available late September 2016.  Students should also note that results from UMAT2016 can only be […]

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Tax File Number (TFN)


Tax File Number (TFN) Any student will need at tax file number if he/she starts work (part-time and full-time) and all students planning on a tertiary education require one when they start. Importantly, current Year 12 students are reminded that they will need the TFN when they enrol in a CSP (Commonwealth Support Place) course […]

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QS World’s Top Universities Rankings


QS World’s Top Universities Rankings The table below provides a brief comparison of where some Australian universities rank in the QS World’s Top Universities Rankings for 2015/2016.  Students should note that with QS World Rankings looking at over 4000 universities worldwide, the fact that Australia has a number of universities that rank in the top […]

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Group of 8 Universities


Group of Eight Universities The Group of Eight (Go8) is an association of leading Australian universities – comprehensive in general and professional education and distinguished by depth and breadth in research.  The Go8 universities continually aim to – enhance the contribution of its member universities to the nation’s social, economic, cultural and environmental well-being and prosperity; extend the contribution […]

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Information about the Offers System


Rounds 1 and 2 and subsequent offer rounds All courses are required to participate in Round 1 offers. All other offer rounds are optional and will depend on the number of places available and other factors. If you applied for courses through VTAC you will receive notification in your VTAC user account advising whether you […]

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How to change your preferences


How to change your preferences 1. Log in to your VTAC user account To access change of preference you must log in to your VTAC user account using your VTAC ID and PIN. 2. Open your course preference list You can open your course preference list from the link on the home page of your […]

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Some Things to consider when changing preferences


Change of Preference closes on Monday Dec 21 at noon. Change of Preference provides a safety net if your VCE results are not what you expected, if your circumstances change or if you just change your mind. NB – there is a lot of really useful information in today’s newspapers. Consider going to Information sessions […]

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