There are three priority groups that the University of Canberra awards a maximum of 5 additional points towards the entry rank of applicants who belong to one or more of these groups and apply to study at UC.
If you identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander you do not need to send a separate application as points are awarded automatically to applicants who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander at the time of application.
Australian Defence Force (ADF) Personnel and Reservists
If you believe that your ADF commitments may have affected your study you must provide evidence of your ADF experience and a statement outlining how your ADF commitments have affected your study, via email to the Admissions Office.
If you are an elite athlete you must provide a supporting statement from the relevant sporting body to confirm your participation and a statement outlining how your sporting commitments have affected your study, via email to the Admissions Office.