Tag Archive: University

May 12 2017

Repaying an Australian University Loan

Australian University Loan Repayments

An Australian worker earning $807 per week would pay back $8 a week for the student loan that funded their degree. (1% of the Salary)

An Australian worker earning $2,300 per week would pay back $230 a week for the student loan that funded their degree. (10% of the Salary)

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May 12 2017

FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP Loans for Australian University

FEE-HELP Loans for Australian University

FEE‑HELP is a loan scheme that assists eligible fee paying students pay all or part of their tuition fees. It cannot be used for additional study costs such as accommodation or text books. The total amount of FEE‑HELP a person can use is known as the ‘FEE‑HELP limit’.

HECS-HELP Loans for Australian University

HECS‑HELP is a loan scheme for eligible students enrolled in Commonwealth supported places to pay their student contribution amounts. It cannot be used for additional study cost such as accommodation or text books

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May 12 2017

Australian Students: Domestic or International

Permanent Residents University Costs Before 2018

Permanent Residents are eligible for Commonwealth supported places [CSP], but are not eligible for HECS HELP loans

Permanent Residents University Costs After 2018

Permanent Residents are no longer eligible for Commonwealth supported places, but are now eligible for Loans to pay for the education cost.

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May 12 2017

Commonwealth Assistance for Australian Universities 2017

Commonwealth Assistance Options for Australian Universities

Most domestic students undertaking a bachelor degree at a public university are enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place (CSP) and pay ‘student contributions’ rather than tuition fees.

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May 12 2017

University Course Costs for Permanent Residents 2017 Budget

Changes to Australian Commonwealth supported places

From 1 January 2018, subsidies for Australian permanent residents and New Zealand (NZ) citizens enrolling in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) will be withdrawn, making them fee-paying students.
The Commonwealth will instead support permanent residents and NZ citizens through access to income-contingent loans which means that they will not have to meet the cost of upfront fees.

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Apr 22 2017

HECS and Permanent Residency

HECS Fee Help and Support While a Permanent Resident

HECS-HELP loans are available to eligible students who are studying in a Commonwealth Supported Place and are Australian citizens.

Since 2005, most New Zealand citizens and Australian permanent residents are not eligible for HECS-HELP loans. They must pay up-front and are not eligible to defer their unit fees to the ATO under the HECS-HELP scheme.

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Aug 16 2015

International Students in Australia

University Fees for International Students in Australia International students are not eligible to access a Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) loan for their study, and must pay the overseas student fees charged by their provider.  studyassist.gov.au The official Australian Government website for international students is studyinaustralia.gov.au and gives the ability to search for courses, institutions …

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Apr 15 2012

Eligibility for HECS HELP in Australian Universities

Eligibility for HECS HELP in Australian Universities To be eligible for HECS‑HELP, you must be: An Australian citizen or Permanent humanitarian visa holder You must also meet residency requirements and be studying in a Commonwealth supported place The HECS‑HELP scheme A student loan and A student discount Eligible students may access a HECS‑HELP loan to …

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May 18 2011

Universities

University Education in Australia Going to Uni – An Australian Government website aimed at providing all the information required for students going to University in Australia – www.goingtouni.gov.au Domestic Students in University There are two types of higher education providers places offered to domestic students: Commonwealth supported (previously known as a HECS place) You only …

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May 08 2010

Repay HECS HELP loan

A HECS HELP loan is a loan from the Australian Government for all or part of a students university contribution amount. Repayment of this can be deferred until the student joins the workforce and earn in excess of the threshold figure for each relevant year. These figures are indexed annually. Any voluntary repayments above the …

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