Prior to 2020, overall position (OP) indicated a student's state wide rank and was only used in Queensland for admission to tertiary courses. There were 25 OP bands from 1 (highest) to 25 (lowest). From 2020, Queensland joined other states and territories in using the Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR).

Application of glossary term:
  • Course admission (VET)
  • Course applications (HE)