Your unique student identifier (or USI)

The USI is a government initiative for students undertaking nationally recognised training or a higher education qualification. Students must have a USI to receive commonwealth financial assistance as well as to obtain their qualification.

The USI is a reference number made up of ten numbers and letters. Your USI will be used for all future study and you only need to create this once. Further information about the USI can be found on the government’s USI website.

Create your USI

You can create your USI in less than 5 minutes and return to this website to provide your details below.

Once creating your USI, note the 10 numbers and letters in a safe place.

Create your USI

Providing your details and USI

Please provide your details and USI below. This information will be added to your student record.

* this number was provided on your offer letter
Study Location

Proof of Citizenship documentation

Please attach your Proof of Citizenship documentation. Accepted proof of citizenship/residency documents include:

  1. Valid Australian or New Zealand passport
  2. Certificate of Australian citizenship
  3. Australian birth certificate*

*If you were born in Australia after 20 August 1986 and both parents were born overseas as indicated on your birth certificate, your Birth Certificate alone will not provide sufficient proof of citizenship. You will be required to provide your valid Australian passport OR certificate of Australian citizenship to provide proof of citizenship.