We understand that studying can be tough on your finances. That's why we have a team of helpful and approachable staff who can help you. Contact the Student Hub – we’re here to help. Phone 0800 AUT UNI or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Financial assistance is available throughout the year to AUT students. If you're experiencing financial difficulty while studying at AUT, we may be able to provide the following financial assistance:
Contact the Student Hub who will check that you have full eligibility.
There are a number of great websites when it comes to budgeting and money management while you're studying.
You can apply online for a student loan or allowance.
Inland Revenue can answer your questions and queries regarding general student loan enquiries, KiwiSaver, child support, family assistance, tax, and how to obtain an IRD number.
Sorted is a free online tool funded by the government and is dedicated to helping you manage your money and personal finances. It will help you budget and plan for your future.
FinCap is a trust supported by the Ministry of Social Development that provides budgeting services.
The Healthy Food Guide website provides recipes and other useful information and a monthly digital magazine (magazine requires a subscription fee) that helps you make healthy food decisions.
Tenancy Services provides information and advocacy for renters. The Rent, bond and bills section has information about the landlord’s and tenant’s responsibilities, and how to resolve any disputes that arise.
You can book an online appointment with a student advisor using the AUT app to discuss disability support, Special Consideration Applications on emotional or mental health grounds, student visa queries or financial assistance.