As a full-fee paying student you may be eligible for FEE-HELP.
FEE-HELP is a government scheme assisting eligible students to access a loan to help cover all or part of their tuition fees.
There is a fixed maximum amount that you can borrow in your lifetime, called the FEE-HELP limit.
Any amount borrowed becomes part of an accumulated HELP debt which you will be required to repay through the tax system once you meet a certain salary threshold.
If you choose to use FEE-HELP during an undergraduate course there is a loan fee of 25 percent. This doesn’t count towards your FEE-HELP limit but will be added to your accumulated HELP debt.
There is no fee if you’re using FEE-HELP for a postgraduate course or higher degree by research.
To be eligible for FEE-HELP you need to be:
If you are enrolled as a non-award student, you are not eligible for any Commonwealth support or loan-scheme assistance and need to meet the full cost of your tuition fees.
Eligibility criteria and legislation around FEE-HELP can change, so see the Study Assist website for full details.