How To Apply


Attend an Information Session or Experience Day

Students and families are required to attend an Information Session or an Experience Day.



Prospective students submit an online application with supporting documentation.



Letter of Offer

Upon receiving a conditional offer for a place at The Academy, parents have 14 days to accept by completing and returning necessary documentation with the refundable acceptance fee*. For more information about the next steps CLICK HERE to see our FAQ.

Our Admissions and Enrolment Policy and Procedure also provides further details

What you need to know before Applying

The Academy application process is required for all students applying. We welcome applications for all future enrolment years. Our intake years are Year 11 and Year 12 if positions are available.

  • Applicants are required to complete Year 10 or 11 before commencing the following year
  • Applicants will need to select there interested campus and current year level on the application form
  • Students need to be playing football at a minimum local level standard to enrol
  • Applications are considered based on the date of submission, along with supporting documentation and responses to application questions. We encourage you to submit an application as early as possible.
  • As part of the pre enrolment process, students are required to participate in the following admissions process of a BKSB test for LLN and PTR interview.

2023 Enrolment

Class Positions
Essendon – Year 11 Applications for 2023 open
Essendon – Year 12 90% full
Geelong – Year 11 Applications for 2023 open
Geelong – Year 12 60% full
Wangaratta – Year 11 Applications for 2023 open
Wangaratta – Year 12 80% full

Make the change today by taking the next step. Book an Information session with our Academy team today.