The University of Western Australia


About – The University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia is one of the leading tertiary education institutions in the country.

In 2014, it reached the 88th position in the Academic Ranking of World Universities. According to this ranking, it is the fourth best university in Australia.

Programs are available all students

The university offers a range of innovative and flexible undergraduate degree programs in a wide array of fields.

We welcome mature-age students and those who have previous tertiary study as well as applicants who come directly from high school.

Alternative entry pathways

We offer a diverse set of postgraduate coursework degrees from graduate certificates to clinical and professional doctorates.

The university is among the top research institutions in the country offering superb opportunities in various disciplines. We have a diverse student body consisting of both domestic and international students. 

Services – The University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia operates a Student Loan Scheme which is designed to provide financial assistance to eligible students enrolled in its programs of study.

The Financial Aid Office and the Student Guild offer short-term loans designed to help students with covering various study-related expenses.

Offering a Variety of Loan Types

If you are an Australian citizen or permanent resident studying at the university, you can take advantage of a range of different loans.

There are general purpose loans, student exchange loans and overseas study loans. You can also obtain an emergency loan without a guarantor.

Qualify for a loan without presenting a guarantor

This credit facility is designed to assist students who undergo financial hardship which can prevent them from continuing their studies.

If you are an international student, you have access to two different types of loan. You can take out a general purpose personal loan to cover various expenses. It is also possible for you to use a short-term loan. 


Summary of Services

  • General Purpose Loan
  • Emergency Australian Student Loan
  • Student Exchange Loan
  • Overseas Study Loans


The University of Western Australia Student Loans - now you can afford to study

The University of Western Australia offers a brighter future through student loans in Perth. We believe in our students and their potential for achieving great and wonderful careers through their studies with our University.

Being one of the top universities in the country, we pride ourselves with the final outcomes of the degrees held high from our distinguished students.

Don't put your Studies on-hold

Many students find difficulty in obtaining the financial means to complete their studies, and take their knowledge further in their education.

We don’t want to see such potential drop out of school because they were unable to pay their student fees.

We offer student loans and a variety of other financial options to assist our students get to where they ought to be in life.

Emergency Short Term Loans

We have emergency short term loans for cases when students need an urgent cash advance.

We offer them an amount of up to $50 which has to paid back within a maximum of two weeks.

Student Loans for a Range of Uses

If you meet certain criteria, which can be discussed with you on application, you may be able to get a maximum of $1500 for extreme emergency cases.

Students that are already enrolled at our university can opt for our student loans.

Our Student Loans require certain criteria:

  • You will need to be 18 years or older
  • You must be of Australian residency / a citizen of the country
  • You must be enrolled at The University of Western Australia
  • You must have the financial backing to prove you are able to repay the instalments on your loan

Using a Guarantor

If you do not meet the criteria, we can discuss having a guarantor signing on your behalf, and who will be eligible for the repayment of your personal loan.

We have a team on our board who can assist you anytime should you wish to discuss the student loan options further.

We look forward to having our students further their studies, and be part of our extraordinary team of potential achievers.

 Contact Details

35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley, Perth, Western Australia, 6009, Australia
Ph: +61 8 6488 6000 / 6488 3547
Fx: (+61 8) 6488 1119
Em: [email protected]