Access and equity

Griffith offers a number of pathways that encourage and support students from a variety of backgrounds.

Depending on your individual circumstances, Griffith offers pathways which can increase your OP, ATAR or Rank. Explore the options below for pathways that may suit you.

How to apply

You can check the entry requirements specific to your preferred undergraduate program via our Degree and Career Finder website.

When you are ready to apply, you can lodge an application through the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC). If you have completed TAFE study, you may be able to apply directly to Griffith. For further information visit the TAFE website.

To receive an offer you will need to meet the admission rank (OP, ATAR or Rank) and satisfy subject prerequisite requirements.

Find out more about Degree and Career Finder

What are my entry options?

There are a number of opportunities to access pathway and preparation programs for applicants who have not met the entry requirements from their high school study. These options can help you upgrade to your preferred undergraduate program or to satisfy subject prerequisites.

Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded to students who have experienced financial hardship, or education disadvantage that has impacted on their ability to achieve their full potential.

Find out more about Scholarships

Logan Direct Admission Scheme

This scheme provides a pathway for mature age applicants to study a range of undergraduate programs at the Logan campus. Applicants attend an interview to demonstrate skills, motivation and commitment to succeed in university study. Applicants must meet Year 12 English (4SA) or equivalent skills.

Find out more about Logan Direct Admission Scheme

Griffith College Foundation Program

Griffith College offers a Foundation program that prepares students for university study and provides a seamless pathway to Griffith. Students may wish to undertake specific modules to improve their area of study, or to meet subject requirements.

Find out more about Griffith College Foundation Program

Griffith University Preparation Program (GUPP)

Griffith delivers a tertiary preparation program at the Logan campus for mature age applicants. This program provides a pathway for those who wish to undertake university study but lack the formal qualification required for entry to an undergraduate program.

Find out more about GUPP

Educational Access Scheme

You can apply for EAS when you apply for an undergraduate program through QTAC or UAC. EAS can help if you have experienced circumstances that negatively affected your studies. If eligible for EAS, you may receive bonus admission ranks which may improve your chance of receiving an offer.

Educational Access Scheme—QTAC Educational Access Scheme—UAC

Careers and Employment Services

Griffith can assist students to find a great job to suit their interests, skills and qualifications. Whether students are searching for a casual or part-time job while studying, or a graduate job, we can help students through our Unitemps, Careerboard, e-Portfolios and LinkedIn services.

Unitemps

Unitemps is an in-house recruitment service that connects students to employers offering temporary work arrangements.

Find out more about Unitemps

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Key dates

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Monday 3 July — Friday 22 September

Trimester 2

Our second teaching trimester for 2017 runs from Monday 3 July to Friday 22 September.

Monday 30 October — Friday 2 February

Trimester 3

Our third teaching trimester runs from Monday 30 October 2017 to Friday 2 February 2018.