COVID-19 vaccine information for international students
Everyone in Australia aged 5 years and over is eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Vaccination is free for everyone, including international students. You do not need a Medicare card to get your vaccination at a government vaccination clinic.
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Accessing your COVID-19 Vaccine Certificate
Visit the Services Australia website for information on how to obtain your vaccination certificate.
Student Coronavirus Financial Assistance
Assistance for learners in financial difficulty
Whether you have lost your job, are struggling to access or remain in safe housing, or require assistance to purchase food, the Holmesglen Foundation offers financial assistance grants to current learners who are experiencing financial difficulty.
Available through the generosity of donors, this assistance is an important addition to other forms of support Holmesglen provides to help learners continue their studies in the face of challenges.
Grants of up to $500 are available to assist with:
- living costs such as food, rent and utilities
- placement costs such as accommodation, food and transport
- equipment necessary for your course, such as uniforms, tools or safety gear.
Grants are open to local and international students currently enrolled in Holmesglen courses. Find out more about whether you could be eligible for this financial assistance.
Victorian Government Support
The Study Melbourne Student Centre offers a year-round program of free events and confidential support services.
At the award-winning Study Melbourne Student Centre you can access free support, information and contacts to help you enjoy living and studying in Victoria.
The best way to get in touch with them is via email: email@example.com or by phone: 1800 056 449.