Applications & offers

1. Complete & submit your application

There are different ways to apply, depending on your residency status and the program for which you are applying.

We recommend that you prepare and submit your application well in advance of the application deadline so that you are able to submit everything that is required on time.

» How to apply to ANU  

2. Your offer notification

Once your application has been assessed you will be notified of its outcome. All notifications are sent by email so it’s very important that you provide an active email address that you check frequently with your application.

» When to expect your offer

If you have not been successful in gaining admission to ANU, you might want to consider alternative pathways for admission.

3. Accepting your offer

If you receive an offer you must respond to it by accepting, deferring or declining the offer. It is important that you follow the instructions in your offer carefully to ensure that your place is reserved. If you do not accept or defer your offer, it will automatically be withdrawn after census date of the commencement semester.

» How to accept (or defer or decline) an offer

4. Enrol in your program

After you accept your offer, your acceptance will be processed by the University and you will receive an acknowledgement of your acceptance. The next step after accepting your offer is to enrol in your program. Please be aware that most enrolments do not take place until around two weeks before the program is due to start.

» How to enrol for the first time

Updated:  15 October 2014/ Responsible Officer:  Registrar/ Page Contact:  DRSS Communications