Enrolment information for new commencing students

Please note:

  • There may be a delay between when you accept your offer and when you can enrol in courses.
  • Some classes fill up quickly, we recommend you finalise class registration early to get the class times you want.
  • You need to enrol in at least one subject, before you can access your student email.

How to enrol

  1. Check for your Faculty Progression Plan (you can also use the handbook and your personalised offer page)

  2. Open our step-by-step guide on how to enrol and register for classes (how to choose your courses and class times!)

  3. Contact the Enrolment Support Call Centre, if you need help.


For more specific info, check out the sections below:

UNSW Canberra

  1. Before you enrol, please refer to the Handbook for your program structure and requirements.
  2. You can then visit this guide to your enrolment.

UNSW Research

Please see our guide to enrolment and information on getting started as a research student.

Non-award / cross-institutional study

The Admissions Office liaises with Student Administration and Records to arrange your enrolment, once you have completed Accept Online.

It may take up to 5 working days for your enrolment to be finalised.

Once enrolled, you will be able to view your enrolment on the myUNSW portal.

UNSW Preparation Programs


Managing your enrolment

Your enrolment is your responsibility. You must be correctly enrolled by the enrolment deadline each term.

We recommend you bookmark these key calendar dates, such as the last day to add or drop a course.


See next

You need a student ID card for identification, building access and to borrow from the Library.

Please wait 24 hours after enrolling into classes before requesting your ID card.

How to get your student ID