Recent news items for Practitioners
'Loans for part-time study 2013/14' guides published and part-time online application goes live...
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David Willetts announces that alternative higher education providers will remain outside student number controls in 2013/14.
The Government has announced tuition charge and student support arrangements for the 2014/15 Academic Year. Details can be found at:
Applications for student finance, for courses starting after 1 September 2013, are now available.
Each year Student Finance England provide an online calculator to help students work out what kind of finance they can get. Try the 2013/14 version today.
Use our powerpoint to give information and guidance to part-time students and their families.
An updated Student Support Information Note has been published, setting out the student finance arrangements for students transferring courses from September 2012.
Advice on student finance payment dates and how students can check when a payment is due.
Student Finance England have today introduced their first resources aimed at explaining student finance to those thinking about going to university or college in 2013/14.
The SFE Information Team invites you to our first ever Student Finance Teacher and Advisor seminar programme.
Use the application demo to view mock-up screens from the 2012/13 online student finance application.
Student Loans Company and the National Union of Students announce 'Get Reel' winner
New part-time video - for prospective students
There will be no change for the 2012/13 academic year to current arrangements allowing students to pay for their tuition up-front, in full or in part. Students wishing to pay up-front should approach their university or college directly to agree payment arrangements.
The Government announced the student finance arrangements for Higher Education for the 2013/14 Academic Year on 8 March 2012.
We've renamed some of the pages on http://www.practitioners.slc.co.uk/ and created a 'Marketing' section.
New, part time students in 2012/13 can apply for a Tuition Fee Loan to cover their course fees. Find out more about part-time student finance.
The application demo for academic year 2012/13 is now available online and for download.
“SSIN 05/12 Annual Announcements on Student Finance - Academic Year 2013/14 onwards” provides general information on the student support package for 2013/14 and subsequent years'
The Student Finance England service for academic year 2012/13 is now open. New and continuing students can apply online at www.direct.gov.uk/studentfinance.
This new guidance chapter looks at the eligibility requirements each applicant will need to satisfy in order to be considered eligible for support in connection with a course of higher education. It gives detailed guidance on the Regulations for 2012/13.
An updated version of the BIS document covering 2012/13 rates is now available. Visit 'Student Support Information Notices' for details. We have removed the references to the minimum mandatory bursary of £347 for continuing current system students (not 2012 cohort).
Student Finance England's new range of resources for teachers, lecturers, student money advisers and other delivery partners.