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Census Date

The date after which a student incurs a debt for the unit of study in which they are enrolled.

Students must make their up‑front payments and submit their request/s for Commonwealth assistance by the census date.

See section 8.0 Administrative Information for Providers (AIP): Student Support (higher education) and section 3.4 VET Administrative Information for Providers (VET FEE‑HELP) for detailed information.


This glossary item applies to the collection types:
  • Higher Education Student Collection
  • VET Collections