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Have you applied for a Student Start-up Loan?
You’ll get the payment soon, so keep an eye on your bank account.
Keep track of your student claim after you submit it online
Get updates on how your student claim is going using your Centrelink online account or electronic messaging.
Make the most of O Week on and off campus
There’s lots to take in during O Week. Set yourself up for the year with our tips on staying connected.
Stay safe from being hacked. Use strong passwords
Forgot to make a New Year’s resolution? It’s not too late to start making strong passwords a good habit.
Confirm your identity for a student payment
Do you know how to prove your identity before making a student claim? We can guide you through it.
Show your love this Valentine’s Day – register as an organ donor
Record your decision to save lives on the Australian Organ Donor Register (AODR).
We’re closing for the Australia Day public holiday
Your reporting and payment arrangements may change when we close.
At what age are you independent?
You may feel independent at 18 or 21. But if you’re claiming a student payment, we look at your age and other factors.
Earning extra money while getting a student payment?
You can use Income Bank to keep more of your student payment while you’re working.
Want to know what payments and services you can get?
Studying and not sure where to start? Payment and Service Finder can point you in the right direction.
Have you been scammed? We can help.
If you’ve given personal information to a scammer, call our Scams and Identity Theft Helpdesk straight away.
Get prepared and make your claim now for 2019
You can claim now if you’re planning to do full time study or an Australian Apprenticeship next year.
5 totally top tips
Go to the top of the class with our tips for claiming Youth Allowance or Austudy.
Changes for regional and remote students from 1 January 2019
The parental income limit is changing. This will make it easier to be an independent for Youth Allowance and ABSTUDY.
1 January changes to ABSTUDY
What you need to know if you get ABSTUDY, are in secondary school and need to study away from home.
Claiming a student payment: why getting in early pays off
You can reap the benefits of claiming your student payment early. So why wait?
Have you seen the new myGov digital assistant (DA)?
Need online support using myGov? You can now get help using myGov’s DA.