Assistance with fees

At Holmesglen, there are a number of ways that we can assist you to pay your fees including:

  • HELP Loans (Diploma and above only)

    A HELP Loan is an income contingent loan from the Commonwealth Government, available to Australian citizens, which allows you to study without paying fees up front. Repayment of the loan is through the Australian taxation system once their income goes above the designated threshold.

    From 1 January 2017, VET Student Loans will commence and replace the current VET FEE HELP scheme, which will cease on 31/12/2016.

    VET Student Loans is available for payment of the tuition fees for eligible diplomas, advanced diplomas, graduate certificates and graduate diplomas. You will need to meetall of the eligibilty criteria and Entry Requirements to access a VET Student Loans.

    FEE HELP is available for bachelor and master degree tuition fees

    SA HELP  is available for the student services and amenities fee, a non-refundable fee which applies to domestic students in bachelors and master degrees.

    If you are eligible for a HELP Loan you will be required to provide your Tax File Number and proof of citizenship at enrolment. 

    Evidence of proof of citizenship can be one of the following:

    • Australian Passport
    • Australian Birth Certificate or Extract Certificate
    • Australian Naturalisation Certificate

    If you will be taking out a HELP Loan, you will need to bring the required documentation and your completed HELP Loan Application form to your campus Information Office before the administration date for your enrolment.

    For more information about HELP Loans visit

  • Payment Plan

    If you are experiencing difficulty paying your fees, a Payment Plan contract is available to assist with your fee payment. You should seek advice from the Information Office regarding the conditions of the plan and your eligibility.

  • Scholarships

    Holmesglen offers a range of scholarships to assist students from many different backgrounds to pay their tuition fees.

    Holmesglen is proud to have a comprehensive range of scholarships available for the benefit of its students. Each year scholarships are available for vocational, higher education and international students, visit the scholarship page for more details.