A voluntary loan you can get up to twice a year if you’re an eligible higher education student.
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You need to meet eligibility requirements to get a Student Start-up Loan.
If you’re claiming Youth Allowance as a student, Austudy or ABSTUDY Living Allowance, you can apply for the Student Start-up Loan during your claim.
Your options and obligations for a Student Start-up Loan.
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