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Fees and Dates

Begin your study journey with James Cook University (JCU) by adding important dates into your calendar for campus induction days, subject enrolment and class registration opening dates. You can also find useful information about course fees and the additional costs that can come with university studies.

Welcome - Orientation Week

The Diploma Welcome - Induction is designed to prepare you for university life. Meet the Diploma staff and your fellow students, learn about the course structure, hear from past students, and benefit from our expert tips for success.

Diploma Inductions are usually held on campus for Townsville and Cairns internal students and online for external students. To confirm the date and time of your chosen session, please refer to the JCU Orientation Week module. Locate the section Your Academic Course Welcome and select your campus to find our detailed Academic Welcome pack.

Contact if you have any questions.

Subject Enrolment

A Pathways advisor can assist you with subject enrolment. Email for assistance.

Class Registration Assistance

Class registrations open in the weeks before your commence your studies. Discover more by locating your college-specific class registration information.

Registrations open, you can reach out for help registering for your classes and organising your timetable by contacting us at: or

Fees and charges

University study involves a range of expenses, including living and study costs. For information relating to fees, costs and financial support select the link that best suits your requirements: