Seniors Discount

Benefits for Seniors. Register for your discount today.

Seniors Card holders are eligible to receive a 10% discount (up to a maximum of $500 per enrolment) on short course enrolments with the University of Newcastle for courses published on the website sydney.newcastle.edu.au.

If you’re not already a Seniors Card holder, you can apply for your free Seniors Card online. Each state and territory has a Seniors Card scheme and some reciprocal arrangements are in place for using your card in other states. It is a free card providing transport concessions and participating business discounts on a range of goods and services. To be eligible you must be a resident of the state, 60 years of age or over, and not working more than a set numbers of hours per week in paid employment. Select your state or territory for further information:

Holders of concession and health care cards issued by the Department of Human Services, Australian Government that do not have a Seniors Card may apply for a Concession Cardholder discount instead.

How to apply

To participate, register your details below using our secure form. Once your seniors status has been verified we’ll send you an email confirming that your discount is in place – this normally takes up to 24 hours. Registration requests submitted outside normal weekday business hours or on public holidays may not be processed until the next business day. To ensure you receive your discount, please wait until you receive our confirmation before attempting to enrol. Your discount will be applied automatically for all future enrolments, provided you use the same name and email address. Discount offer applies to courses attended by the registered individual only. Discount may not be combined with other discount offers.