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Events for prospective students

Discover where your passion lies

Whether you're a high school or university student, in Sydney, interstate, overseas, or online, we'd love to meet you.

Come along to our events throughout the year to explore the many options available within arts and social sciences and find out what it's like to study at the University of Sydney. 

Open Day Livestream: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

When: Saturday 31 August 2019, 1pm-3pm AEST (+10 GMT)
Where: Join us online from your computer or mobile device

Join the Arts and Social Sciences livestream during Open Day 2019! Open Day is your chance to immerse yourself in campus life for a day and discover more about our degrees.

Hear from special guests. Chat with our students.
If you are currently interstate or overseas and thinking about studying Arts and Social Sciences, but can't make it to Open Day, you can still discover the University of Sydney via our livestream! Connect from anywhere in the world and learn how studying an Arts and Social Sciences degree at the University of Sydney could be your next step.

Join us online and hear from current students, academics and alumni. Learn about our humanities degrees from special guests, Professor Annamarie Jagose, Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and Eddie Woo, Education Ambassador and Youtube content creator of Wootube.

You'll also have the chance to chat with current students and staff, and ask your questions about studying at Sydney.

Find out more about the livestream and register to join. Register now

Arts and Social Sciences Online Q&A Sessions

Join us online and have all your questions answered about studying in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney. Learn about the faculty and chat with representatives online about our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, admissions, scholarships, accommodation, life in Sydney and more.

Upcoming sessions

25 September, 7-8pm (AEST, +10GMT)
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16 October, 7-8pm (AEST, +10GMT)
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27 November, 7-8pm (AEST, +10GMT)
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Visual Arts Portfolio and Workshop Day

Visual Arts Portfolio and Workshops Day

When: Saturday 12 October 2019
Year 10-12 students
Quadrangle Building, The University of Sydney

Are you interested in studying visual arts at Sydney College of the Arts? The Portfolio and Workshops Day is a fantastic opportunity for you to meet with our academic staff and receive advice and feedback on preparing your portfolio.

We will also be running free interactive workshops, delivered by academics and art practitioners from the Sydney College of the Arts.

More information about the portfolio requirement and event can be found on the Portfolio Day page.

Places are limited and registrations are essential.
Register now.

Teacher Education Personal Statement Workshop

Teacher Education Personal Statement Workshop

When: Saturday 12 October 2019
Who: Year 12 students
Where: Education Building, The University of Sydney

Are you interested in studying an education degree (excluding early childhood) at the University of Sydney? If so, you will be required to complete a teacher education personal statement as part of your application.

The Sydney School of Education and Social Work at the University of Sydney will hold a Teacher Education Personal Statement Workshop to assist you with preparing your personal statement.

You will learn more about the personal statement process and receive suggestions for what to include in your statement. Academic staff will be available to provide feedback and advice on individual statements.

On the day, we will be running lectures and workshops. It is recommended that you attend one of the lectures before attending a workshop - you will only need to register for the workshop session

More information about the personal statement requirement can be found on the Teacher Education Personal Statement page.

Places are limited and registrations are essential.
Register now.

Teacher Education Personal Statement Workshop

Economics and Business at Sydney

When: Friday 1 November 2019
 Year 10-12 students
Where: Abercrombie Building (H70), The University of Sydney

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and the University of Sydney Business School are coming together to host an event dedicated to the study of economics and business.

This is your opportunity to learn about the range of disciplines and careers available in economics and business, experience University of Sydney's world-class teaching and participate in interactive workshops.

Find out how studying economics and business can provide you with the training to answer pressing global business and social questions.

Registrations will open from September 2019.

Teacher Education Personal Statement Workshop

Languages at Sydney: 
Go Global 2020

When: Friday 22 May 2020
Who: Year 10-12 students

Languages at Sydney: Go Global 2020 is an initiative by the University of Sydney's School of Languages and Cultures.

Whether you want to continue with a language or learn one from scratch, this event will give you a taste of the programs and languages that the University of Sydney has to offer. Events on the day will include an introduction to learning at the School of Languages and Cultures and the School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry, discussions with university language students, and two language-specific immersion sessions.

Registrations will open from February 2020.