Fees & assistance
When you enrol in a course, it is a good idea to understand what enrolment fees are involved. We may also be able to help if you are having problems paying your fees.
Higher Education Budget information from the Government
Due to the recent Federal Budget announcements, VU has committed to fix fees at pre-Budget levels for all Australian (domestic) undergraduate students who commence study in 2014.
For more information on recent announcements for students who are Australian citizens, studying at campuses in Australia, see the Education Department's information on Higher Education fees.
In 'Fees & assistance':
VE/TAFE feesAs a Vocational Education/TAFE student at VU, the fee you pay will depend on what course you enrol in, and the units and course that you study.
Higher education feesAs a Higher Education student at VU, the fee you pay will depend on what kind of place you hold and the units and course that you enrol in.
Student services & amenities fee (SSAF)A fee that all students must pay for services and amenities not directly related to your course such as sport, recreation, counselling and childcare.
Student loansIf you are a current VU student, we may be able to assist you with study costs through our student loan scheme.
Paying your feesYou can pay your fees in person, by phone, internet banking, credit card or by mail.
RefundsIf you withdraw from your course or a unit of study on or before the census date, you may be eligible for a refund of some fees.