2. How much do I have to pay?

Undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students*

In 2017, the SSAF is calculated according to your:

  Full-time / Internal Part-time / Internal External
First half of year
(including Semester 1, medical rotations, and non-standard teaching periods)
$147 $110 $55
Second half of year
(including Semester 2, medical rotations and non-standard teaching periods)
 
$147 $110 $55

* Including Professional Doctorate (Research) students undertaking advanced-level courses.

Internal students

  • Study load is determined by the total number of units you enrol in during a half-year period (i.e. semester study plus medical rotations and non-standard teaching periods).
  • If you were enrolled in 6 units or more in a half-year period you will be charged $147.
  • If you were enrolled in fewer than 6 units in a half-year period, you will be charged $110.
  • The maximum annual SSAF charge for 2017 is $294.

External students

  • External students pay a maximum of $55 per half-year period, whether full-time or part-time.
  • To qualify as "external", your program must be delivered externally.
  • If you enrol in an internal course, you are not considered external. You will be charged the same fee as an internal student.

Students enrolled in more than one program

If you are enrolled in more than one program during the same half-year period, you will be charged separately for each program until the maximum SSAF charge of $147 is reached for the half-year period.

UQ College

In 2017, the SSAF is calculated according to your:

  Full-time / Internal Part-time / Internal
Trimester 1 $147 $110
Trimester 2 $147 $110
Trimester 3 $147 $110

Internal students

  • If you were enrolled full-time in both Trimester 1 and Trimester 2, you will not be charged the SSAF in Trimester 3.
  • If you were enrolled part-time in both Trimester 1 and Trimester 2, and you also enrol in Trimester 3, you will be charged $74 for Trimester 3.
  • The maximum annual SSAF charge for 2017 is $294.

HDR students

In 2017, the SSAF is calculated according to your:

  Full-time / Internal Part-time / Internal Remote
Research Quarter 1 $73 $55 $27
Research Quarter 2 $73 $55 $27
Research Quarter 3 $73 $55 $27
Research Quarter 4 $73 $55 $27

The maximum annual SSAF charge for 2017 is $294.

PhD and MPhil students aren't charged for enrolling in approved non-award courses.

HDR students enrolled in more than one program

If you are concurrently enrolled in an HDR program and a coursework program, you will be charged separately for each program until the maximum annual SSAF charge is reached.

The maximum annual SSAF charge is $294 in 2017.

Contact

If you have any questions about fees or payments, submit a question to UQ Answers, visit a Student Centre or contact Student Fees:

(07) 3365 2328