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Guidance for parents and carers

Your child’s university journey is just beginning, and will help pave the way to future career endeavours. Explore our tailored parent resources, helping simplify the university experience for you and your child.

Discover the resources

They will be the next generation of entrepreneurs, decision-makers, innovators and creators. Discover the resources available to help get them started.

Transitioning to university

Transitioning to university

The transition from high school to university can seem overwhelming, as can the lead up to applying for a course. Explore the latest information to help your child make informed decisions.

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Student support for your child

Curtin has a range of academic, health and wellbeing services to ensure your child feels supported throughout their study journey.

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Explore tailored entry pathway options

The pathway finder tool can help you determine entry pathway options for your child’s chosen course based on their current or predicted qualifications.

Living on campus

Living on campus can transform your child’s university experience. Curtin offers a diverse range of existing and brand new student accommodation.

Current year 10 guide

Current year 10 guide

Find out about Curtin courses, campus life, common uni terms and other helpful information for your child.

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Undergraduate course guides

Explore Curtin’s outstanding facilities, and discover what it’s like to be a student, tips on time management, undergraduate course options and more.

How to apply

Don’t want to wait?
Many of our courses are available for mid-year entry. That means that you can start studying as early as this July! Just choose your preferred start date when you apply. Applications for mid-year entry close Friday 14 July.

Start studying in semester 1, 2024
You can apply from Monday 1 May to start studying with us in 2024. If you’re currently completing year 12, you may be eligible for an early offer to help you secure a place before you even receive your ATAR.

Learn how to apply
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Career quiz

Help them discover their passion

Senior high school is a great time to start exploring options and career endeavours. Help them discover which study areas and courses suit their personality in our fun 5-minute quiz.

Take the quiz
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Scholarships and finance

We offer a range of scholarships to help your child achieve their best at uni. Some scholarships are offered for academic achievement, while others are designed to make university possible for students who face financial hardship.

Scholarships Fees and finance