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Transition to university

Explore the range of entry pathways, events and resources aimed to help them every step of the way, from year 10 to commencing at uni.

Advice for year 10s

Advice for year 10s

There are still a few years before your child transitions from school to uni, but the planning begins in year 10, when they’ll select their year 11 and year 12 subjects. This is the time to have a conversation about their interests and what kind of work they’d like to do.

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Advice for year 11s & 12s

Most high school students who intend to start studying at the start of the year will apply to university through TISC (Tertiary Education Service Centre).

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Advice for uni starters

As your child begins their university studies we offer a range of resources to help them settle in and make the most of their university experience.

Campus culture

Discover how your child can get involed in Curtin’s campus culture.


Curtin offers a number of volunteering and leadership opportunities that will help your child meet new people, build their employability skills, explore unique parts of WA all while giving back to the community.


There are more than 100 clubs your child can join on campus ranging from academic and study support groups, to social clubs and many more.

Campus sports and gym

At Curtin Stadium your child can join a number recreational and competiative sporting teams, join the campus gym or attend daily fitness classes.

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.

Student support

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