RMIT University

Enrol as a continuing student

Follow these steps to enrol and secure your place for 2017.

When to enrol

Students enrolling in a new program

If you are enrolling into the next level of your program (e.g. from a degree into a postgraduate qualification) you need to enrol as a new student.

Select your new students enrolment guide and follow the step-by-step instructions.

Students returning at midyear from a leave of absence

You must enrol by:

  • Vocational education students - 30 June 2017
  • Higher education students - 14 July 2017

All other continuing students

You must enrol or take an approved leave of absence before the end of the enrolment period (or you may lose your place).

For programs starting in 2018 the enrolment period is:

  • Wednesday 8 November until 5pm Monday 18 December 2017.

If you owe a debt to the University, you won't be able to enrol until the debt is paid.

Find out about fees and payment options.

Enrol as a vocational education student

Students enrolling in a new program

If you are enrolling into the next level of your program (e.g. from a degree into a postgraduate qualification) you need to enrol as a new student.

Select your new students enrolment guide and follow the step-by-step instructions.

All other continuing students

If you currently have a VET FEE-HELP loan and you are continuing your program in 2017, the Australian Government will contact you to give you the option to continue to access VET FEE-HELP until 31 December 2017, or to apply for the new VET Student Loans program.

1. Check your fees for the year ahead

Use the fee finder to get an estimate of your fees before you enrol.

2. Re-apply for fee concession or exemption

If you are eligible, you can apply for a concession (discount) or exemption (waiver) on your tuition fees. This process must be repeated each year.

Find out if you’re eligible and how to apply.

3. Enrol in Enrolment Online

To access Enrolment Online:

  • Log in to Enrolment Online
  • follow the instructions to enrol in courses for Semesters 1 and 2.

Before you exit Enrolment Online, check your enrolment to ensure all details are correct.

Class timetables

Your class timetable will be available online approximately two weeks before your classes start.

Enrol as a higher education student

Students enrolling in a new program

If you are enrolling into the next level of your program (e.g. from a degree into a postgraduate qualification) you need to enrol as a new student.

Select your new students enrolment guide and follow the step-by-step instructions.

All other continuing students

If you are interested in applying for Commonwealth assistance (HELP loans), please check your eligibility and how to apply for a HELP loan.

To enrol in standard semester classes:

  • Log in to Enrolment Online
  • select Enrol next to the relevant program
  • select Continue next to the Semester you wish to enrol in
  • select your classes and click Add
  • repeat this for each Semester.

To enrol in a class not offered in a standard semester e.g. Spring, Summer, study tour, placement or elective:

  • select Enrol next to the relevant program
  • under Additional terms, select Continue next to the term you wish to enrol in
  • select your classes and click Add.

Before you exit Enrolment Online, check your enrolment to ensure all details are correct.

Class timetables

A draft class timetable will be available to help you choose your classes.

Don’t forget to create your own timetable in the Student Timetabling System (STS).

Enrol as a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidate

To access Enrolment Online:

For instructions on adding classes, refer to Enrol as an HDR candidate (PDF 276KB 1p).

Before you log out, make sure your enrolment details are correct.

If you have any queries about your enrolment, contact your school’s HDR administrator.

Important

  • If you do not enrol or take an approved leave of absence during the enrolment period (see above) you may lose your place in your program. If you then apply to be re-activated in your program, and permission is granted, you will incur a late enrolment fee of $200.
  • Please be aware that if you owe a debt to the University you will not be able to enrol until the debt is paid.

Need help?

Starting a new program?

Use the new students guide