StudyLink support. Budgeting

Talk to us if you need help with StudyLink or budgeting.

We’re here to help with StudyLink. Talk through your financials and make sure your budget works for you. Sit down with our qualified Student Financial Advisor and work out a financial plan. We offer support in managing on a limited budget. Come and see us if you are having trouble and we can work out what support may be available to you.

You may be eligible for the student support fund if you are facing financial emergencies in between StudyLink payments.

Locations and hours: 

Petone Campus: Student Information Centre, The Hub (Monday to Friday 8am-4pm, excluding the times below)

Wellington Regional School of Construction (Tuesday 9am-1pm)

Wellington CBD Campus and Wellington School of Hospitality (Wednesday 10am-2pm)

We help with:

  • StudyLink applications
  • Budgeting advice and how to manage on a limited budget
  • Providing a support person at various meetings with StudyLink or Work and Income
  • Travel costs
  • Look for ways to increase income (finding employment) 
  • Making sure you are receiving entitlements if applicable

WelTec Student Support Fund

Current students who are experiencing financial hardship or economic problems likely to adversely affect their studies may apply for financial assistance from WelTec's Student Support Fund. Your application to the fund is confidential, and the information you provide is protected by the Privacy Act 1993.

Download the Student Support Fund application form.

If you would like to apply, fill out the application form and hand it in at your WelTec Student Information Centre, or contact the Student Financial Advisor if you would like further information or assistance.

Contact our Student Financial Advisor at:

Phone: 0800 141121