Before you apply

Before you apply for a course at CSU, make sure you know what to expect, that you've selected the most appropriate program and study mode, and that you understand the University's refund policy.

Before you apply:

  1. research your course
  2. select your program and study mode
  3. check if you are eligible for credit
  4. refund policy
  5. check the application closing dates for your course

Step 1 - Research your course

Research the course and check the online course brochure for special requirements and eligibility

View online course brochure

Step 2 - Select your program and study mode

  • select your program and location (e.g. undergraduate, postgraduate by coursework, Research Higher Degree, Study Abroad, on campus, distance education, Study Centres),
  • decide on the study mode (on campus or distance education)
  • check availability of the course according to your preferred study location:
  • regional campus- Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Orange, Wagga Wagga
  • Theology campus - Canberra, Parramatta
  • CSU Study Centre - Sydney or Melbourne
  • Check entry requirements

View online course brochure

CSU Study Centres

Entry requirements

Step 3 - Check if you are eligible for credit

The University does not usually expect students to repeat study completed to an acceptable standard at a recognised university or college, or to study subjects in which they are already competent because of work or other experience.

Credit for study and work experience

Step 4 - Refund policy and Student Visa Information

Make sure you read and understand Charles Sturt University's refund policy for international students and the Student Visa Information.

Step 5 - Check the application closing dates for your course

Application closing dates