Enrolments for the 2018 University of Melbourne Student Union VCE Summer School are now open.

The Residential Program, which is targeted at students from rural/regional Victoria, includes a place in the Academic Program, a stay at St. Hilda’s College and nightly Residential activities designed to help students familiarise themselves with college living and the city of Melbourne. To find out more about our Residential Program, click here. Applications for the 2018 program will close on the 8th of December.

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The list of subjects available for 2018 can be found here.


The costs for the 2018 VCE Summer School program are as follows:

Day program: $220

Residential program: $520

The enrolment price covers all classes, subject booklets, participation in the Activities program, a VCE Summer School T-shirt, some lunches, and any focus tutoring students require. To find out more about our Academic Program, click here.

Group Refund

Come to the VCE Summer School with your friends and get money back!

For schools on the Melbourne Under Represented Schools List we offer a refund for groups of three or more students. Just send us an email once you have all enrolled  telling us the name of your school and the names of the friends you’re coming to VCESS with and we’ll refund some of the program fees. Details of the refund are as follows:

Groups of 3 or more: $10 refund per student

Groups of 6 or more: $20 refund per student

Scholarships and Bursaries

If you are interested in learning more about bursaries and scholarships, then head here.

There are a number of scholarships available to Indigenous students, including food and travel allowances.

We can also extend payment deadlines and organise payment schedules if need be. Please contact the directors if you would like to propose an alternative payment arrangement.


Not sure if VCE Summer School is for you? Want to know what other students and parents have thought of the program? We’ve got you covered, just click here!

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have questions about the VCE Summer School, then check out our FAQ page! If we haven’t answered your questions, then get in touch with us below.

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