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Refunds and Remissions Policy

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Section 1 - Purpose and Scope

(1) The purpose of this Policy is to provide guidance to applicants, students and staff on the circumstances in which Southern Cross University will provide refunds and/or remission of debts.


(2) This Policy applies to all applicants for refunds and/or remission of debt including current and former students of SCU, whether domestic Commonwealth supported or assisted, fee paying or International fee paying.

Section 2 - Definitions

(3) Nil

Section 3 - Policy Statement

(4) Southern Cross University will refund or remit tuition fees and excess payments in accordance with the provisions of applicable legislation and the Refunds and Remissions Procedures.

Section 4 - Procedures

(5) See the Refunds and Remissions Procedures.

Section 5 - Guidelines

(6) Nil.