The Guild offers grants to eligible students experience severe financial difficulty.


Students can also apply for Guild Ordinary or Emergency loans to help you through a tight spot, completely interest-free.

The Guild’s Food Pantry provides FREE non-perishable essential food and everyday items (like long-life, dried and canned goods, hygiene and sanitary products) to help you make ends meet.

It operates on a no-questions-asked, confidential basis from the Student Assist offices on weekdays.

Information on course fees and payments are available on the UWA website.

Loans for fees

Eligible students can utilise government loan schemes to defer the payment of their fees. HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP are loan schemes to assist with tuition fees. Loan schemes are also available to help with paying SSAF and overseas.

The Guild and other university services that improve the student experience are funded by the Student Services and Amenities Fee, paid each semester.

Find out more on the UWA website.

Students looking for a fee refund due to exceptional circumstances can find all the necessary information on the UWA website.

For assistance with fee refunds, contact the Guild’s Student Assist team.

UWA may be able to provide emergency education-related financial assistance through UWA’s Study Support Fund.