VET refunds

VET Refunds

Certificate I - IV Courses

To be eligible for a tuition fee refund a student must formally withdraw from their course prior to or up to 4 weeks after the course commencement date.

To withdraw from their course a student must either complete and sign the withdrawal form, which is available from the teacher or program coordinator, or advise of their intention to withdraw in writing.

If a student has been deemed eligible for a refund Student Finance will contact the student to determine the correct course of action. Students will be required to complete a refund application form which will be provided to them. Any refund will be payable by cheque, credit card within 20 working days of the refund form being received Student Finance.

If a course is cancelled by Federation University before a student completes the requirements a full refund will apply.

Courses at Diploma level and above

(including courses eligible for VET Student Loans and VET FEE-HELP)

For all VET Student Loan and VET FEE-HELP approved courses a full refund or credit of all tuition fees will be made if the withdrawal application is submitted on, or prior to, the census date(s) for the unit(s) of study. All other fees and charges (materials, ancillary fees) will be refunded at the discretion of the program area.

If a signed withdrawal form or written intention to withdraw is not submitted on or prior to census date(s) for the unit(s) of study then you will not be eligible for a refund or an adjustment to your VET Student Loan or VET FEE-HELP debt for those units.

If a course is cancelled by Federation University before a student completes the requirements a full refund will apply.

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