SATAC Applications

By Tracey Wilson,

  Filed under: Careers, Senior School, Year 12

Year 12 students should ensure they have submitted their undergraduate SATAC application by Wednesday 30 September 2020. Application fees increase from $45 to $185 after this date.

The final closing date for the following University of Adelaide programs is 30 September:

• Medicine/Surgery (including Bonded Medical Program)
• Dental Surgery
• Oral Health
• Veterinary Bioscience

Late applications are not accepted for these programs.


Other courses with final closing dates coming up later this year:

• Creative Arts (Drama) at Flinders University on 2 November
• Clinical Sciences/Doctor of Medicine at Flinders University on 1 December
• Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Speech Pathology at the University of Adelaide on 1 December


Year 11 Grades Pathways

Many Year 12 students are to be congratulated on the conditional offers they have received to courses at The University of Adelaide based on their Year 11 results. International students will receive their offers by the end of September.

If you are considering Flinders University, their Year 11 grades pathway closes this Friday 25 September.

Please refer to the Year 11 Grades admission pathway flyer for full information.

You need to fill out the Year 11 grades enquiry form at

You will also need to have the Flinders course on your SATAC application by 30 September. This pathway will allow current Year 12 students to gain entry to Flinders based on their Year 11 Grades and gain an early conditional offer to start their University studies in their preferred degree.

Students will need to successfully complete the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) (or equivalent) to confirm their admission.

  1.   Students apply online. This includes a parental/caregiver declaration of consent
  2.   Flinders will provide a pre-populated spreadsheet for the school to insert Year 11 grades of participating students.3. Conditional offers will be made by Flinders University.
  3.   Their other pathways including: ATAR Entry, uniTEST, Research Project B, and School Recommendation continue to be available.


Flinders University Tours

The Year 12 Tours are designed for Year 12 students and parents and is held in person, on campus at Bedford Park in groups up to 10. It will give students and parents the opportunity to gain an in-depth understanding of their course options, pathways to Flinders, information on how to apply and the chance to speak with a student adviser and a current Flinders student to learn about their university experience.
Students and parents are encouraged to book as soon as possible via the online booking form as places are limited.


Virginia Castine
Careers Counsellor