Fees

ACU offers Commonwealth supported and fee-paying places.

Visit the International Education Office for information about international tuition fees.

2017 Commonwealth supported places

Students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place are required to pay a student contribution towards the cost of their course.

The table below outlines the student contribution rates for 2017.

Discipline Cluster1 Student Contribution per year2
Law, Accounting, Commerce, Administration, Economics $10,596 ($1,324/unit)
Computing, Built Environment, Applied, Allied & Other Health, Agriculture, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Natural & Physical Science $9,050 ($1,131/unit)
Humanities, Arts, Behavioural Sciences, Social Sciences, Clinical Psychology, Foreign Languages, Visual & Performing Arts $6,349 ($793/unit)
Education, Nursing (for students who commenced 2010-2017) $6,349 ($793/unit)
Education, Nursing (for students who commenced pre-2010) $5,081 ($635/unit)

Visit Study Assist for further information on Commonwealth supported places and HECS-HELP.


1 This table combines units in funding clusters with the same value.
2 A standard year is calculated on 8 units or a total of 80 cp. Not all units come from the same discipline cluster for every degree.

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2017 Domestic Tuition Fees

ACU tuition fees (per 10 credit point unit) for fee-paying students in 2017:

Discipline

Tuition Fee

Bachelor degree and postgraduate units not specifically listed below.

$1,930

Postgraduate units in Theology, Master of Education

$1,980

Undergraduate and postgraduate units in Counselling, Visual Arts, Psychology, Science

$2,260

Undergraduate units in Nursing, Midwifery, Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy
Undergraduate and Postgraduate units in Paramedicine, Rehabilitation

$2,500

Master of Business Administration (Executive)
Master of Business Administration (Health)*
Graduate Certificate in Mgmt of Not-for-Profit Organisations

$3,650

Postgraduate units in Nursing, Midwifery, Exercise Science, Health

$2,155

ACUcom Non-Award Higher Education

$900

Master of Psychology

$2,630

Postgraduate units in Educational Leadership

$2,095

Postgraduate units in Negotiation
Graduate Certificate in Psychology of Risk

$2,930

Undergraduate and Postgraduate units in Business, Commerce, Information Systems, Information Technology, Management, Marketing, Occupational Health

$3,040

Graduate Diploma in Social Psychology of Risk

$3,100

Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Catholic Culture

$2,875

Non-award units

Same rate applies to units in relevant discipline and level

Auditing of units

$9003

Students may apply for FEE-HELP in accordance with Commonwealth government eligibility criteria.

Visit Fees and Finance for payment due dates in 2017.


3 Managed and charged by Schools.
* Health units charged at F7 level.

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2017 Student Services and Amenities Fees (SSAF)

In 2017, the following students will be liable for the SSAF:

  • Commonwealth supported students;
  • Fee-paying students enrolled in an award course;
  • International students (SSAF incorporated into tuition fees).

SSAF charges and due dates

Student Load Fees
Full-time students $147 per half year ($294 annually)
Part-time students $110 per half year ($220 annually)
Students enrolled in Master of Business Administration (Executive) and all Executive Education courses $45 flat rate per study period

The SSAF is calculated on each half-year enrolment.

  • Enrolments with census date between 1 January and 30 June will display on Semester 1 invoice.
  • Enrolments with census date between 1 July and 31 December will display on Semester 2 invoice.

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Page last updated: 27 Sep 2016

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