Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance

These pages provide information on all forms of available financial assistance, for both tuition and living expenses. 

Government schemes for domestic students

Commonwealth assistance


Centrelink payments

Abstudy, Austudy, Youth Allowance and Pensioner Education Supplement


Loans, plans and scholarships

Student loans

To cover the costs of unforeseen circumstances

Payment plans

Tuition fee assistance in financial hardship


You can apply for a range of a scholarships including travel/exchange, Honours, merit and equity.


Travel concession

Travel concessions with Opal Card

The Concession Opal card allows eligible students to access fares at half the price of the Adult Opal card for travel on transport services


Jobs and employment

Job opportunities

As a UNSW student, you have access to a large number of employment opportunities.