Assistance with living costs
Abstudy, Austudy, Youth Allowance, Pensioner Education Supplement
See the Government's site for comprehensive information on these and other allowance schemes.
Abstudy - Financial support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in approved programs, available for part-time and full-time study. Information and application forms are available on campus from the Nura Gili Students' Centre, or Centrelink.
Austudy - Financial help for full-time students aged 25 years or more.
Youth Allowance - Financial help for people aged 16 to 24 years who are studying full-time.
Pensioner Education Supplement - Helps students with the ongoing costs of full-time or part-time study in a secondary or tertiary course.
Some Masters programs are approved for income assistance payments through Austudy, Youth Allowance and the Pensioner Education Supplement
Do you have a Centrelink-related problem?
Arc offers assistance with Centrelink issues.