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Missing Out on a University Place
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  • Gary Marks, ACER
Publication Date
1-1-2006
Abstract

At the start of each university year many media reports focus on the disappointment of young Australians who applied to enter university but did not receive an offer of a place. This group of unsuccessful applicants is often referred to as representing ‘unmet demand’ for university. Gary Marks describes the findings from a study that investigated who missed out on a university place and the alternative study pathways they took.

Citation Information
Gary Marks. "Missing Out on a University Place" (2006)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/gary_marks/22/