WELCOME TO MACLEAY

You are one step closer to your dream career.

Enrolling in Macleay College is a simple process, just see the steps below. Or, you can preference Macleay College on UAC or VTAC. Our Admissions Policy can also be viewed here

We know choosing a course that is right for you can be a big decision, so our expert team of career advisors are here to talk through all your options and match a course best suited to you.

Welcome to Macleay College – we cannot wait to see all the amazing things we know you are going to achieve.

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MEET YOUR COURSE ADVISORS

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David Sam

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Shannon Sweeney

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WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU

To confirm your enrolment, we need the following documentation:

  • 100 Points of ID
  • HSC/VCE Certificate or state equivalent
  • Current Resume
  • Any other Tertiary Qualification
  • Tax File Number (if applying for FEE-HELP)
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CAMPUS TOUR

Campus tours are a great opportunity to check out the campus, as well as ask any questions you might have about studying at Macleay College and potential career paths. Your campus tour is a personalised, individual experience and no question is too small – we are happy to answer them all.

To book your campus tour, call us on 1300 939 888 or email study@macleay.edu.au 

ENROLMENT FAQs

Have a question? We have answers!

Enrolment & Deferment

What is the Admissions Policy at Macleay College?

View the Domestic Student Admissions Policy here
View the International Student Admissions Policy here

If I enrol as a full-time student, can I change to part-time study after I've started the course?

Yes, you may change your study mode from full-time to part-time, and vice versa during the course. Please note that you may only make the changes for a particular Trimester up until the Census Date for that trimester.

Can I defer my course indefinitely?

You can defer your course for a maximum of 12 months. If you want to defer for a longer duration, you will be required to withdraw from the course and apply for re-enrolment when you are ready to recommence your course.

View the Enrolment Policy here

Can I study two courses at the same time?

You are only allowed to enrol in one course at a time, however you may transfer courses by contacting registrar@macleay.edu.au

Course Credit

I have completed subjects at another institution, can I get credit towards my course at Macleay College?

You may be eligible for course credit via recognition of prior learning (RPL) for the subjects you have completed.

Learning

What is the longest time I can take to complete the course?

You can complete any course at Macleay College either full-time or part-time. A Diploma is one year (full-time) or two years (part-time) and a Bachelor Degree is two years (full-time) or four years (part-time).

University Pathways

Can I go on to study a Bachelor Degree after I finish my Diploma?

You may apply for enrolment to any University undergraduate or post graduate course. Please note that completion of a Diploma at Macleay College does not guarantee automatic entry into university.

Due to the competitiveness of such courses, you may need to obtain at least a credit to distinction average to be eligible. Please contact the individual universities to obtain details of application and possible exemptions.

What Universities do the College have affiliations with?

Macleay College has formal agreements for articulation in Business degrees at The University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) and Bond University.

Does the College help me with University applications?

Macleay College staff can assist in providing all the relevant information for you to continue your education path into university. The application process will be your responsibility, but Macleay College staff will aid where possible.

How many credits can I get if I study the Bachelor of Business at UTS after I finish my Event Management course?

Students can start a course at UTS with an advanced standing of 36 credit points, based on acceptance by UTS and a credit average attained at Macleay College. Students must begin studying at UTS within three years of completing their study at Macleay College.

Fees & Payment

How can I pay upfront?

Macleay College accepts various payment options:

Credit Card: Complete the Payment Authority Form by including the name of payee and the student name, along with credit card details

Cheque / Money Order: Cheques and money orders should be made payable to Macleay College with the student name printed on the reverse side of the cheque or money order, and mailed to: Macleay College, Level 2, 28 Foveaux Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010

Electronic Transfer: Please include your name as the reference when transferring funds electronically.

Bank: National Australia Bank (NAB)
BSB: 082057
Account No: 199594482
Account Name: Macleay College Pty Ltd

Do I get a discount if I pay my fees upfront?

There is no discount for upfront fee payment.

Can I pay by instalment?

Yes, fees are charged and payable per trimester – three equal payments over each year.

Do I have to pay extra fees if I fail a unit?

If you need to repeat failed units, then fees are charged according to the course unit fees.

Does Macleay College offer FEE-HELP?

Macleay College is an approved FEE-HELP provider.

Find out more about FEE-HELP and how to apply below.

FEE-HELP

What is FEE-HELP?

FEE-HELP is a loan given to eligible fee-paying students to help pay for their tuition fees. You can borrow up to the amount of the tuition fee being charged by your provider for your unit of study.

However, over your lifetime you can borrow only up to the FEE-HELP limit (this amount is indexed each year). The Commonwealth Government will pay the amount of the loan directly to Macleay College. Students repay their loan through the taxation system once their income is above the minimum threshold for compulsory repayment

Download the FEE-HELP Guide for more information

How do I apply for FEE-HELP?

Find out more about FEE-HELP on the Study Assist website here

Or Download a FEE-HELP Information Booklet

Where do I get a FEE-HELP assistance form?

Our Course Advisors will provide you wiht a FEE-HELP assistance form during your initial meeting. Or you can request for a form to be posted to you by contacting study@macleay.edu.au

FEE-HELP Refund Information

View the FEE-HELP refund policy here

Download FEE-HELP refund form here

Internship Program

How many hours do I have to do for my internship/work placement? Do I get paid for it?

Journalism Diploma students are required to complete a minimum of at least 40 hours of internships. While Journalism Degree students are required to complete 120 hours of internship.

Business, Marketing, Digital Media and Advertising & Media Diploma students are required to complete a minimum of 84 hours of internships. Digital Media and Advertising & Media Degree students are required to complete 120 hours of internship. Business Degree students are required to complete 180 hours of internship.

However, students are encouraged to do more intern hours in order to increase job-readiness upon graduation.

Find out more about our Internship Program here

Will the College help me get my internship/work placement?

Macleay College constantly receive offers from employers in the media and business industries requesting interns. Our lecturers at Macleay College are industry practitioners and can assist you to find work placement in an area of your interest. It is however your responsibility to select the internship of most interest and make an application.

Employment

Do Macleay graduates find jobs after they finish their course?

Many of our graduates find jobs soon after graduation and some are offered work as a result of their internships.

Read more about our Macleay Graduates here