Hardship funds

If you're having financial difficulty while studying at AUT we can help you through a number of hardship funds:

  • Food and transport vouchers
  • Rent arrears payments to landlords
  • Utilities and other living expenses

Hardship funds are available throughout the year to AUT students who:

  • Can prove financial hardship
  • Are enrolled in a programme of study
  • Have no outstanding debt to AUT

Applying for a hardship fund

  • Complete the “Hardship Fund” application form
  • See a Student Hub Advisor who will complete a budget with you and assess hardship based on the hardship fund criteria

2017 Hardship Fund Application Form

Financial Assistance Fund

  • Up to NZ$1000 per semester for students facing financial difficulties
  • Available to AUT students enrolled in at least 0.8 EFTS

Applying for the Financial Assistance Fund

  • Complete the “Financial Assistance Fund” application form
  • See a Student Hub Advisor


2017 Financial Assistance Fund Application Form

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Last updated: 01-Dec-2016 8.35am

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.