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I’m a permanent resident or New Zealand citizen who is currently enrolled in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP). What do the proposed changes to CSP mean for me?

From 1 January 2018, subsidies for Australian permanent residents and New Zealand (NZ) citizens enrolling in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) are proposed to be withdrawn, making them fee paying students.

If you are a permanent resident or a New Zealand citizen, you will be able to continue your course in a CSP and continue to pay your student contribution amount upfront.

However from 1 January 2018, under the proposed changes, if you transfer to another education provider and/or change your course of study, you will lose your CSP.

You would instead be enrolled in a fee paying place for your new course or with your new provider and you would be eligible for a FEE-HELP load to defer your tuition fees.

Bentley O-Week 24 July - 28 July 2017

Welcome to Curtin! We're really excited to meet you at mid-year orientation week (O-Week).

O-Week is the official kick-off to your academic year with a range of lectures, information sessions, and fun events to help you prepare for uni life.

To find out more details about O-Week visit the Orientation website and view your Personalised Orientation Timetable in Oasis.

Apply now for Student Exchange in Semester 1 2018

The deadline to apply for Student Exchange in Semester 1 2018 is coming soon. Early-bird 'Priority' deadline is 1st July, but final deadline is not until the 21st July.

We encourage all students (particularly first year students and even students in their very first semester) to apply now.

Want to learn more?
Check out our website or come to one of our weekly information sessions, held every Wednesday (even during the study breaks) at noon sharp at Building 401, room 152.

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Domestic Credit for Recognised Learning Application Deadlines

Submit your Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL) application early for Semester 2, 2017. Applications need to be submitted by the deadline or you will be liable for any fees or debt for the enrolled unit(s) past the census date.

CRL Deadline for on-time applications Semester 2, 2017 - Friday, 4 August 2017.

If you intend to graduate in Semester 1, 2017 and have outstanding CRL requests, you will need to submit your complete CRL application that complies with Curtin's CRL policy by the deadline for graduating students.

CRL Deadline for graduating students Semester 1, 2017 – Friday 14 July 2017.

Further information regarding can be found on the CRL website.

If you are an International or Open Universities Australia (OUA) student, please contact the relevant area for further information and deadlines.

Domestic Application Dates for Semester 2, 2017

If you're thinking about switching courses or applying for postgraduate studies, you don't have to wait until your results are released. Apply online using the Curtin course finder before the relevant application deadlines shown below.

Undergraduate applications and Postgraduate Course work applications:

  • Applications open: 10 April 2017

  • UG Applications close: 14 July 2017

  • PG Applications close: 14 July 2017

Application deadlines are subject to change and some courses may have earlier closing deadlines.

Please refer to the Application Deadlines webpage for more information.

Deadlines for International students may vary. To find out more, please visit the international student website.

Services Joining the Curtin Connect team in June

Student Wellbeing Advisory Service is joining the Curtin Connect team in June! If you're looking for Student Wellbeing or Housing Services simply head to the new Curtin Connect building.

You can also still contact the services via email and phone as normal. We will continue to be able assist all students who drop in, call or email after our relocation to Curtin Connect in June.

The Housing Service is also moving to Curtin Connect and will continue to be able to assist all students who drop in, call or email after our relocation to Curtin Connect.

Call 61 8 9266 4430
Free call: 1800 244 043

eVALUate 2017 Semester 1 survey is now open. Complete it for your chance to win cash prizes!

From Monday 15 May to Sunday 2 July, you can complete and submit anonymous feedback on your units and teachers via Curtin's 2017 Semester 1 eVALUate Survey. Access the online survey, which can be located at the "reminders" section or the "my studies" tab in OASIS.

Participating puts you in the running to win great cash prizes.

For more information see the frequently asked questions webpage or contact for help!

Take part in Curtin Ignition and kick start your business!

Curtin Ignition is an intensive, one week entrepreneurial education program for aspiring entrepreneurs, academics and corporate innovators to trial and then prepare business ideas for the commercial environment.
It runs from August 13 - 18 and scholarships are available for Curtin students.

Curtin Ignition is for founders of an early stage business and anyone with an idea for a new product or service. You will also need a passion for developing that idea into a real business proposition.

During Curtin Ignition you will;

  • Learn how to explain your business opportunity in commercial terms,

  • Learn how to identify good opportunities in a short period with minimal investment,

  • Clarify your idea & have it tested within a high calibre and safe environment,

  • Make a significant network of contacts,

  • Gain confidence and a clear path forward.

Scholarships are available and full criteria can be found here

If you are ready to apply, please do so at

Alternatively, if you would like further information please join us at one of the following Information Sessions. Please click on the dates to RSVP, you will receive location details upon registration.               

16th May 9.30 - 10.30am - Curtin Centre for Entrepreneurship, Tech Park

18th May 12.30 - 1.30pm - CBS Boardroom

31st May 11.30 - 12.30 - The Rise, Maylands

1st June 12.00 - 1.00pm - Curtin Centre for Entrepreneurship, Tech Park

15th June 4.00 - 5.00pm - Curtin Centre for Entrepreneurship, Tech Park

30th June 9.30 - 10.30am - Curtin Centre for Entrepreneurship, Tech Park

4th July 9.30 - 10.30am - Curtin Centre for Entrepreneurship, Tech Park

New to Curtin UniMentor

Interested in being a New to Curtin UniMentor for semester 2, 2017?
Step up and be a leader!
Enhance your leadership skills.
Improve your employability.

  • Connect new students to your course and School

  • Support them to transition to uni life and

  • Inspire them to succeed!

Become a New to Curtin UniMentor!