Future Students

Applying for a place 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.

Some advice about Enrolment or Transfer Application


Prospective international students should contact the International Education Unit of the Education Directorate to have their fee eligibility 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

Application for a Place in Year 11 for the next academic year

Applications for placement in ACT public colleges are online.

Applications open in term 2.

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

Who should apply?

Parents/carers of students who live in the ACT or surrounding regions of NSW (subject to conditions outlined at NSW resident enrolments ) may apply for placement for a student.

Before you start the application, you should:

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 should be included in correspondence regarding enrolment.

Placement offers at the college will be sent by email in term 3.

Subject selection meetings for these students will be held in August.

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

Additional information about offers of a place in Year 11 for the next academic year

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 ("out of area") 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 is here.

UC SSC Lake Ginninderra Prospectus

Updated versions of all publications will be published as available.