Part time secondary and tertiary students

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in part time study may get ABSTUDY payments.

You may get a payment if you’re either a:

  • secondary student aged 18 years or older at 1 January in the year of study
  • tertiary student.

If you’re eligible and are a part time student, you may get:

If you’re studying part time, you may be eligible for other payments from us. Depending on your situation you may get an income support payment, and the Education Entry Payment.

You may get more than 1 ABSTUDY payment at a time. Depending on your situation you may only have to apply once.

Page last updated: 20 January 2021