Domestic or international fee paying students who discontinue from their program before the census date in their commencing semester will be charged a fee as set out in the table below.
The fee will apply to all UNSW students enrolled in an award program. Non-award students are exempt.
This fee will serve as a disincentive or deterrent to discontinuing in the commencing semester after committing to a place at UNSW.
The commencing semester is:
Completion of a previous program does not exempt the student from this fee.
|Student Classification||Withdrawal / Discontinuation Scenario||Charge|
|Domestic Fee-Paying||Post-acceptance of offer, but prior to enrolling in program.||No charge|
|Post-acceptance, post-enrolment, but prior to the census date.||$AUD 500.00|
|Post-acceptance, post enrolment, post-census date.||Student remains liable for full tuition costs.|
|International Fee-Paying||Did not meet the conditions of their conditional offer and has paid deposit.||No charge|
|Received a full offer of admission and paid the deposit.*||$AUD 3000.00|
|Enrolled and requests discontinuation after Census date.||Student remains liable for full tuition costs.|
*Scandinavian and Venezuelan students are exempt from the full charge. They will continue to be charged a $500 fee on withdrawal/discontinuation in their commencing semester.
*Iranian students will be charged $AUD6000.00 to match the higher deposit requirements.
Students accepting via Distance or Off Campus mode will be charged $AUD 500.00 if withdrawing or discontinuing before the census date in their commencing semester.