High school students

If you’re finishing high school and are ready to transition to university, we can help

Using these steps as a guide, you can apply for Griffith undergraduate degrees online through the QTAC or UAC. If you are applying as an international student, visit international applications.

We also have a range of programs for high school students that allow high achievers to experience Griffith University studies while finishing Years 11 and 12.

How to apply

Admission schemes

Our admission schemes can boost your OP, ATAR or Rank and improve your chances of gaining a place at Griffith.

Find out more about our Year 12 Subject Bonus Scheme

Find out more about our Griffith OP 1-6 Guarantee

Find out more about our Gold Coast and Logan Campus Priority Access Scheme

GUESTS At-school

The Griffith University Early Start to Tertiary Studies GUESTS At-school courses offer senior high school students the opportunity to experience Griffith health or science studies while finishing Years 11 and 12.

Find out more about our High school programs

GUESTS On-campus and Online

The Griffith University Early Start to Tertiary Studies GUESTS program allows motivated high-achieving senior high school students to study up to two courses (subjects) at Griffith while still at school.

Find out more about GUESTS


Over 600 scholarships available

Honours College

An extracurricular program for high-achieving students, Griffith Honours College offers initiatives such as mentoring, industry training and international experiences with partner universities.

Find out more about the Griffith Honours College

Elite athletes program

Through Griffith Sports College, elite athletes can gain direct entry to Griffith. The College also provides elite athletes flexibility and support needed to achieve sporting excellence while completing their university studies.

Find out more about our Griffith Sports College

Access and equity

Find out about the programs and support available to help you gain admission to Griffith, if you have experienced financial or educational disadvantage.

Find out more about our Access and equity

Queensland ATAR

If you commence Year 11 in Queensland during 2019, you will be the first to graduate Year 12 in 2020 with an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR).

Find out more about Queensland ATAR

Support services

We have a range of personal and learning support services to help make your transition to university a smooth one.

Find out more about our Student support

Key dates

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Monday 30 October — Friday 2 February

Trimester 3

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