Future Students

Enrolment at UC SSC Lake Ginninderra

Enrolling/Transferring - ACT Public Schools

Visit the Education website at www.education.act.gov.au for more information and to enrol using the online enrolment form

Parents/carers are welcome to apply to enrol/transfer their child at any time during the school year using an online application form. Full details are available from the Education website.

Advice to students regarding Enrolment /Transfer Application


In the first instance prospective international students should contact the International Education Unit of the Education Directorate to have their eligibility to enrol in the ACT assessed.

Then contact the school by telephone (02) 61420222 or by email at LakeG@ed.act.edu.au

Transfer - Interstate or Other ACT Schools

Students who have commenced year 11 or 12 study at another school may be eligible for recognition of the study they have completed to date.

Students who wish to transfer should first contact the school at (02) 61420222 or by email at LakeG@ed.act.edu.au

Before Completing an Application to Transfer - ACT students

Year 11 students wishing to transfer are required to wait until semester 2 for commencement.
Contact the college prior to July  for details.

Year 12 students may not transfer in 2020 except in exceptional circumstances.

Application for a Place in Year 11 for 2021

Applications for placement in all ACT government colleges are made online. The enrolment link is open .

Initial enrolment period applications close on 5pm Friday June 5, 2020.

Applications received after the initial enrolment period will be considered after initial offers of enrolment are made.
Offers in response to the initial period applications for enrolment will be sent by email from Monday, July 27.

NSW families are welcome to apply for specific pathway schools located in Tuggeranong and Belconnen. More information can be found at NSW resident enrolments.

An enrolment FAQ contains additional information about the enrolment process in 2021.

Who Should Apply?

All parents/guardians of students who live in the ACT or surrounding regions of NSW subject to conditions outlined at NSW resident enrolments may apply for placement.

Before you start the application, you should:

  • Discuss the application with your student.
  • Visit the college on open night or by arrangement at another time.

What information will you need to complete your application?

How Will My Information Be Used?

The Education Directorate Privacy Statement is available here (ETD Privacy Statement).

What Do You Do When You Have Completed the Application?

The application should take between 10 and 15 minutes to complete.

Once you have completed the application you should print the final page, which will also provide you with a record number. This number is important and needs to be included in all future correspondence regarding your enrolment.

If you complete another application it will replace any you have previously submitted.

On time applicants will be offered a place at the college by email or it will be posted on Monday July 27, 2020

Subject selection will take place for these students in August 2020.

Late applications are accepted but may follow a different timeline depending on when the college receives these applications.

Additional Information for Students Applying for a 2021 Place in Year 11

Priority Enrolment Area (PEA)

Information about enrolment areas is available on the Priority Enrolment Area webpage.

Students who live in the PEA are guaranteed a place at UC Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra .

Late applicants living in the PEA will be offered a place.

Students Living Outside the PEA

Students who live outside the PEA may also apply online to be placed at University of Canberra Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra.

This link to the Education Directorate website gives more information about PEAs and how they affect placement in an ACT school.


Details for other ACT Government Colleges and general information about college in the ACT are available using the left hand side navigation bar at this link.

The Curriculum Handbook contains details of courses available at UC SSC Lake Ginninderra.

BSSS academic advice for succeeding at college is available here.

Orientation information for students at UC SSC Lake G in 2021 is here.

UC SSC Lake Ginninderra Prospectus 2021

Updated versions of all publications will be published as available.