Guidance for parents and carers
Their university journey is just beginning, and will help pave the way to future career endeavours. Explore our tailored parent resources, helping simplify the university experience for you and your child.
They will be the next generation of entrepreneurs, decision-makers, innovators and creators. Discover the resources available to help get them started.
Transitioning to university
The transition from high school to university can seem overwhelming, as can the lead up to applying for a course. Explore the latest information to help your child make informed decisions.
Student support for your child
Curtin has a range of health and wellbeing services to ensure your child feels supported throughout their study journey.
Why students choose Curtin
Curtin is ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide in the highly regarded Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2020.
We have the largest and most diverse student community in Western Australia. Plus, we strongly promote equity and inclusion – qualities that are increasingly important to young people.
Our vibrant campus
At Curtin, your child will become part of a vibrant, inclusive campus with amenities and resources to help them make the most of their Curtin experience.
With the help of two scholarships, Ellecha Thorp has travelled from her hometown in WA’s southwest to study in Perth, and she plans to continue her journey north to a career in WA’s rugged outback.
Jacinta Reynolds, graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Physics), majoring in astrophysics. With a string of scholarships to her name, she is also a writer, a visual artist and a public speaker.
The prevalence of ‘unhealthy’ perfectionism has increased over the past 30 years and continues to rise. The good news is, there are parent-led approaches that can help.
Curtin course guides
Explore the latest Curtin publications.
2021 year 10 guide
Find out about Curtin courses, campus life, common uni terms and other helpful information for your child.
2021 undergraduate course guide
Learn Curtin’s outstanding facilities, what it’s like to be a student, tips on time management, undergraduate course options and more.