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Student finance – continuing full-time students

Published on 14/03/2017

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A guide explaining the student finance available for continuing full-time students, including how to re-apply and the deadline date.

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Student finance – new full-time students

Published on 18/01/2017

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A guide explaining the student finance available for new full-time students, including how to apply and the deadline date.

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Student finance - how you're assessed and paid

Published on 21/02/2017

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A guide for new and continuing students explaining how we assess and pay student finance.

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Student loans - a guide to terms and conditions

Published on 21/02/2017

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A guide explaining the repayment terms and conditions for students taking out a student loan in 2017/18.

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Student Finance Explained for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Thinking of going to uni or college in 2017/18? Sort out your student finance in three easy steps.

What evidence will I be asked for? for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Don’t delay your student finance application! Make sure you send us the right evidence first time.

 
 

Student finance – continuing full-time students

Published on 14/03/2017

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A guide explaining the student finance available for continuing full-time students, including how to re-apply and the deadline date.

Download

Student finance – new full-time students

Published on 18/01/2017

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A guide explaining the student finance available for new full-time students, including how to apply and the deadline date.

Download

Student finance - how you're assessed and paid

Published on 21/02/2017

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A guide for new and continuing students explaining how we assess and pay student finance.

Download

Student loans - a guide to terms and conditions

Published on 21/02/2017

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A guide explaining the repayment terms and conditions for students taking out a student loan in 2017/18.

Download

 
 

Loans for part-time study

Published on 26/01/2017

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A useful quick guide to explain what student finance is available if you're a part-time student who started your course on or after 1 September 2012.

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Grants for part-time study

Published on 26/01/2017

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A useful quick guide to explain what student finance is available if you're a part-time student who started your course before 1 September 2012.

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Part-time loans

Published on 27/02/2017

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A guide explaining the student finance available for new and continuing part-time students who started their course on or after 1 September 2012, and how and when to apply.

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Part-time grants

Published on 24/02/2017

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A guide explaining what student finance is available for continuing part-time students who started their course before 1 September 2012, and how and when to apply.

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Part-time EU students studying in England

Published on 27/02/2017

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A guide explaining what student finance is available for part-time EU students studying in England, and how and when to apply.

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Grants for part time study 2017/18

Published: January 23, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Watch our film which explains the student finance available for part-time students and how and when to apply.

Loans for part time study 2017/18

Published: January 23, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Watch our film which explains the student finance available for part-time students and how and when to apply.

Loans for part-time study

Published on 26/01/2017

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A useful quick guide to explain what student finance is available if you're a part-time student who started your course on or after 1 September 2012.

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Grants for part-time study

Published on 26/01/2017

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A useful quick guide to explain what student finance is available if you're a part-time student who started your course before 1 September 2012.

Download

 
 

Part-time loans

Published on 27/02/2017

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A guide explaining the student finance available for new and continuing part-time students who started their course on or after 1 September 2012, and how and when to apply.

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Part-time grants

Published on 24/02/2017

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A guide explaining what student finance is available for continuing part-time students who started their course before 1 September 2012, and how and when to apply.

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Part-time EU students studying in England

Published on 27/02/2017

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A guide explaining what student finance is available for part-time EU students studying in England, and how and when to apply.

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DSA

Published on 25/10/2016

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NEW - A quick guide giving detailed information about the amount of student finance available to students in AY 2017/18

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Extra help – Disabled Students’ Allowances

Published on 18/01/2017

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A guide explaining the extra help available to students with a disability, including a long-term health condition, mental-health condition or specific learning difficulty.

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What are Disabled Students’ Allowances for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Find out the extra help available to help students who have a disability, including a long-term health condition, mental-health condition or specific learning difficulty, such as dyslexia or dyspraxia.

Applying for Disabled Students' Allowances for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Disabled Students' Allowances (DSAs) are extra help for students who have a disability, a mental-health condition or specific learning difficulty like dyslexia or dyspraxia. Watch our video to find out how and when to apply.

What is a study needs assessment for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

If you’re applying for Disabled Students’ Allowances or DSAs, we may ask you to arrange a Study Needs Assessment. Find out more about what a Study Needs Assessment is.

DSA

Published on 25/10/2016

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NEW - A quick guide giving detailed information about the amount of student finance available to students in AY 2017/18

Order the free printed version of this guide

 
 

Extra help – Disabled Students’ Allowances

Published on 18/01/2017

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A guide explaining the extra help available to students with a disability, including a long-term health condition, mental-health condition or specific learning difficulty.

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Extra help – Dependants’ Grants

Published on 18/01/2017

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A guide explaining the extra help available to students with children or an adult who depends on them financially.

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Extra help for students with children or adult dependants for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Find out about the extra student finance you can get if you’re a full-time student with children or you have an adult who depends on you financially.

 
 

Extra help – Dependants’ Grants

Published on 18/01/2017

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A guide explaining the extra help available to students with children or an adult who depends on them financially.

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Student Finance - EU Student Quick Guide

Published on 18/01/2017

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A quick guide explaining what student finance is available to EU students, how to apply and how to repay.

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Guide for new and continuing full-time students studying in England

Published on 18/01/2017

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A guide explaining the student finance available to new and continuing full-time EU students studying in England.

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Student Finance - EU Student Quick Guide

Published on 18/01/2017

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A quick guide explaining what student finance is available to EU students, how to apply and how to repay.

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Guide for new and continuing full-time students studying in England

Published on 18/01/2017

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A guide explaining the student finance available to new and continuing full-time EU students studying in England.

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Repaying your loan for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

What, when and how to repay your student loan

Key facts on interest for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Interest is charged on your student loan - make sure you understand how it affects you!

 
 
 
 
 

Students from the EU - starting a course in England

Published on 28/10/2016

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A quick guide explaining what student finance is available to EU students and how and when to apply.
 
 

Stand alone (supporting people that are estranged) - student guide

Published on 15/11/2016

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A Stand Alone guide for estranged students who are applying for independent status from Student Finance England and Wales.

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Students from the EU - starting a course in England

Published on 28/10/2016

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A quick guide explaining what student finance is available to EU students and how and when to apply.
 
 

Stand alone (supporting people that are estranged) - student guide

Published on 15/11/2016

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A Stand Alone guide for estranged students who are applying for independent status from Student Finance England and Wales.

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FAQ

Published on 18/11/2016

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Answers to the questions frequently asked by parents. This factsheet can be used as a handout for parents.

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How your child applies

Published on 18/11/2016

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Information about how their child applies for student finance and how this is paid. This factsheet can be used as a handout to parents.

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Myths and facts

Published on 16/01/2017

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Dispelling the myths and facts around student finance. This factsheet can be used as a handout to parents.

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FAQ

Published on 18/11/2016

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Answers to the questions frequently asked by parents. This factsheet can be used as a handout for parents.

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How your child applies

Published on 18/11/2016

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Information about how their child applies for student finance and how this is paid. This factsheet can be used as a handout to parents.

Download

Myths and facts

Published on 16/01/2017

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Dispelling the myths and facts around student finance. This factsheet can be used as a handout to parents.

Download

 

How child repays

Published on 18/11/2016

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Details of how their child repays their student loan, including information about the interest they’ll be charged. This factsheet can be used as a handout to parents.

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How child repays

Published on 18/11/2016

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Details of how their child repays their student loan, including information about the interest they’ll be charged. This factsheet can be used as a handout to parents.

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Student finance package - for courses starting on or after 1 August 2016

Published on 09/11/2016

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A factsheet detailing the financial support for most full-time students starting a course on or after 1 August 2016.

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Eligibility

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet that explains the conditions full-time students must meet to be eligible for student finance.

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Evidence

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what evidence students will need to provide to support their application for student finance.

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What student finance is available

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet detailing the range of student finance available to new full-time students.

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How and when to apply

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining how students apply for student finance and what they should do if their circumstances change.

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Student finance package - for courses starting before 1 August 2016

Published on 09/11/2016

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A factsheet detailing the financial support most full-time students will be able to get if they're continuing a course in higher education in 2017/18.

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Students withdrawing or suspending their studies

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what happens to a student’s funding if they decide to withdraw or suspend their studies.

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Introduction to student finance

Published on 10/11/2016

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A presentation to help you start explaining student finance to you students, it includes information about the funding available, applications, repayment and money management.

Download

 

Ask SFE: student finance explained for practitioners 2017/18

Published: January 31, 2016 at 9:00 AM

A series of films explaining how and when students apply and repay, who is eligible for student finance, what evidence they need to process an application, and what extra help is available.

Introduction to student finance in 2017/18

Published: June 8, 2016 at 5:30 PM

Our first live broadcast where Student Finance Adviser Kay Vizard-Kotkowicz gave an overview of the student finance in 2017/18, including what’s available, how students apply, and how and when they’ll repay their loans.

Student finance explained

Published: June 8, 2016 at 5:30 PM

A short film for students thinking about going to university or college in 2017/18

 
 

Student finance package - for courses starting on or after 1 August 2016

Published on 09/11/2016

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A factsheet detailing the financial support for most full-time students starting a course on or after 1 August 2016.

Download

Eligibility

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet that explains the conditions full-time students must meet to be eligible for student finance.

Download

Evidence

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what evidence students will need to provide to support their application for student finance.

Download

What student finance is available

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet detailing the range of student finance available to new full-time students.

Download

How and when to apply

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining how students apply for student finance and what they should do if their circumstances change.

Download

Student finance package - for courses starting before 1 August 2016

Published on 09/11/2016

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A factsheet detailing the financial support most full-time students will be able to get if they're continuing a course in higher education in 2017/18.

Download

Students withdrawing or suspending their studies

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what happens to a student’s funding if they decide to withdraw or suspend their studies.

Download

 

Introduction to student finance

Published on 10/11/2016

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A presentation to help you start explaining student finance to you students, it includes information about the funding available, applications, repayment and money management.

Download

 

Student Finance Zone for Practitioners

Published: June 8, 2016 at 5:30 PM

For a preview of what SFE's dedicated Student Finance Zone on The Student Room has to offer you and your students, watch our promo film then have a look around the zone. www.thestudentroom.co.uk/studentfinance

All figures are based on AY 2016/17

 
 

Students withdrawing or suspending their studies

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what happens to a student’s funding if they decide to withdraw or suspend their studies.

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Part-time Loans

Published on 27/01/2017

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A useful factsheet to explain what student finance is available to part-time students who started their course on or after 1 September 2012.

Download

Part-time grants

Published on 27/01/2017

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A useful factsheet to explain what student finance is available to part-time students who started their course before 1 September 2012.

Download

EU Students studying in England

Published on 27/01/2017

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A useful factsheet to explain what student finance is available for part-time EU students studying in England.

Download

 
 
 
 

Students withdrawing or suspending their studies

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what happens to a student’s funding if they decide to withdraw or suspend their studies.

Download

Part-time Loans

Published on 27/01/2017

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A useful factsheet to explain what student finance is available to part-time students who started their course on or after 1 September 2012.

Download

Part-time grants

Published on 27/01/2017

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A useful factsheet to explain what student finance is available to part-time students who started their course before 1 September 2012.

Download

EU Students studying in England

Published on 27/01/2017

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A useful factsheet to explain what student finance is available for part-time EU students studying in England.

Download

 
 
 
 
 

Disabled Students' Allowances

Published on 09/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining the extra help available to students with a disability, including a long-term health condition, mental-health condition or specific learning difficulty.

Download

 
 

Ask SFE: student finance explained for practitioners 2017/18

Published: January 31, 2016 at 9:00 AM

A series of films explaining how and when students apply and repay, who is eligible for student finance, what evidence they need to process an application, and what extra help is available.

 
 

Disabled Students' Allowances

Published on 09/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining the extra help available to students with a disability, including a long-term health condition, mental-health condition or specific learning difficulty.

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Dependants' Grants suite

Published on 16/01/2017

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This suite of factsheets contains all the information students with children or adult dependants need to know. It includes information on Childcare Grant, Adult Dependants’ Grant and Parents’ Learning Allowance.

Download

 
 

Ask SFE: student finance explained for practitioners 2017/18

Published: January 31, 2016 at 9:00 AM

A series of films explaining how and when students apply and repay, who is eligible for student finance, what evidence they need to process an application, and what extra help is available.

Extra help for students with children or adult dependants for 2017/18

Published: November 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Find out about the extra student finance you can get if you’re a full-time student with children or you have an adult who depends on you financially.

 
 

Dependants' Grants suite

Published on 16/01/2017

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This suite of factsheets contains all the information students with children or adult dependants need to know. It includes information on Childcare Grant, Adult Dependants’ Grant and Parents’ Learning Allowance.

Download

 
 
 
 
 

EU students

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what student finance is available to full-time EU students and how to apply.

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Students withdrawing or suspending their studies

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what happens to a student’s funding if they decide to withdraw or suspend their studies.

Download

 
 

Ask SFE: student finance explained for practitioners 2017/18

Published: January 31, 2016 at 9:00 AM

A series of films explaining how and when students apply and repay, who is eligible for student finance, what evidence they need to process an application, and what extra help is available.

 
 

Repayment

Published on 18/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining how students repay their loans and the interest charged on them.

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Repayment

Published on 18/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining how students repay their loans and the interest charged on them.

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Care leavers

Published on 08/02/2017

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A factsheet explaining what financial support is available to students who have been in care.

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Independent student status

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining who qualifies as an independent student and the evidence they need to send.

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Study abroad

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what student finance is available to students studying outside the UK as part of their course.

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Work Placement

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what financial help is available to students who are studying on a work placement either in the UK or abroad as part of their course.

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Travel Grant

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what financial help is available to full-time students on a clinical placement in the UK or studying abroad as part of their course.

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Long Courses Loan

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining the additional support a student might be able to get for a course lasting longer than 30 weeks and three days.

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Ask SFE: student finance explained for practitioners 2017/18

Published: January 31, 2016 at 9:00 AM

A series of films explaining how and when students apply and repay, who is eligible for student finance, what evidence they need to process an application, and what extra help is available.

 
 

Care leavers

Published on 08/02/2017

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A factsheet explaining what financial support is available to students who have been in care.

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Independent student status

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining who qualifies as an independent student and the evidence they need to send.

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Study abroad

Published on 08/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what student finance is available to students studying outside the UK as part of their course.

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Work Placement

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what financial help is available to students who are studying on a work placement either in the UK or abroad as part of their course.

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Travel Grant

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what financial help is available to full-time students on a clinical placement in the UK or studying abroad as part of their course.

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Long Courses Loan

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining the additional support a student might be able to get for a course lasting longer than 30 weeks and three days.

Download

 
 
 
 
 

Students withdrawing or suspending their studies

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what happens to a student’s funding if they decide to withdraw or suspend their studies.

Download

 
 
 
 
 

Students withdrawing or suspending their studies

Published on 29/11/2016

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A factsheet explaining what happens to a student’s funding if they decide to withdraw or suspend their studies.

Download

 
 
 

Student finance - Quick start guide

Published: October 13, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Find out the different types of student finance available - including how to apply and repay - all in one central place.

Read and share our interactive guide

Money for uni?

Published: June 6, 2016 at 3:00 PM

An handy quick guide to introduce student finance to your students.

Introduction to student finance in 2017/18

Published: June 8, 2016 at 5:30 PM

Our first live broadcast where Student Finance Adviser Kay Vizard-Kotkowicz gave an overview of the student finance in 2017/18, including what’s available, how students apply, and how and when they’ll repay their loans.

All figures are based on AY 2016/17

Student finance explained

A short film for students thinking about going to university or college in 2017/18

Introduction to student finance

Published: June 6, 2016 at 3:00 PM

A presentation to help you start explaining student finance to you students, it includes information about the funding available, applications, repayment and money management.