Quiz: Should you change your uni preferences?

Change of preferences quiz

Answer these five questions to find out what your next move should be!

When it comes to changing uni preferences, we totally get the process can be overwhelming and a little confusing. So let’s start at the beginning and work out if you actually need to change your uni preferences. If you do, then we’ve got a bunch of excellent resources to help you out.

Changing preferences resources

If you got a ‘yes’ or ‘maybe’ result, check out these handy guides for changing uni preferences.

  • A guide on changing preferences for Australian universities – if you didn’t have your head on straight while choosing your uni preferences, we’ve got good news: it’s okay to change your mind, and changing preferences at this stage could mean studying your perfect degree.
  • University preference-changing myths, busted – we attempt to bust every preference-changing myth in the book. And yep, the whole process is a lot more straightforward than you’d think… Even during a pandemic!
  • 5 quick tips for changing preferences – prefer your content in video form? This video will help you out if you’re thinking about changing your uni preferences but have no idea where to begin. Plus, it covers everything in less than 60 seconds!

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Need more help?

Chat to a parent, teacher, careers advisor or friend for a trusty second opinion. You can also take a look at the UAC website, where they walk you through the process of changing uni preferences step-by-step.

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Louise Meers

Author: Louise Meers

Louise is Careers with STEM’s digital content strategist. She has a journalism degree from the University of Technology, Sydney and has spent over a decade writing for youth. She is passionate about inspiring young people to achieve their biggest goals and build a better future.


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