How Pathways work

Below we give you a picture of how formal TE pathways work at Western Sydney University. It is important to note that, while guaranteed entry arrangements are in place for most formal pathways, students still need to apply for their chosen degree through the normal UAC process.

Formal Pathway Structure

The process a VET or higher education college student who does not have an applicable formal pathway to follow is not vastly different, but does lack the advance certainty of a guaranteed offer and set credit amount. Nevertheless, a student entering the university with a VET or higher education college qualification does have potential credit for prior learning available to them. Their process is as below.

Informal Pathways

* Western Sydney University needs to be listed as preference on the UAC application.