Factsheets

Full-time

Student finance eligibility

Student finance eligibility

Explaining the conditions full-time students must meet to be eligible for student finance.

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Change of circumstances

Change of circumstances

A factsheet explaining what students should do if their circumstances change after they’ve applied for student finance.

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Student finance package

Student finance package

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

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When and how should students apply?

When and how should students apply?

A factsheet explaining how and when students should apply and what to do if their circumstances change.

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What student finance is available to new, full-time students

What student finance is available to new, full-time students

Details on the range of student finance available to full-time students.

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Students taking a break or withdrawing from their studies

Students taking a break or withdrawing from their studies

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

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Student finance evidence

Student finance evidence

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

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Partial Cancellation

Partial Cancellation

A factsheet explaining how students could get up to £1,500 cancelled from their student loan balance by the Welsh Government.

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Initial Teacher Education

Initial Teacher Education

A factsheet explaining the student finance available to new students starting an Initial Teacher Education course.

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Students with children or adult dependants

Dependants’ Grants

Dependants’ Grants

A factsheet explaining the extra help available to students with children or adult dependants.

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Disabled Students’ Allowances

Disabled Students’ Allowances

Disabled Students’ Allowances

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

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Other help

Independent student status

Independent student status

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

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Care leaver

Care leaver

A factsheet explaining what student finance is available to students who have been in care.

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Funding for study abroad

Funding for study abroad

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

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Travel Grant

Travel Grant

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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Repayment

Repaying student loans

Repaying student loans

Explains how students repay their loans and the interest charged on them.

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Parents

Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions

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

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Myths and facts

Myths and facts

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

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How your child repays their loan

How your child repays their loan

A factsheet explaining to parents how their child repays their student loan and the interest charged. This factsheet should be used as a handout to parents.

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How your child applies and gets paid

How your child applies and gets paid

A factsheet explaining to parents how their child applies for student finance and how they will be paid. This factsheet can be used as a handout to parents.

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Part-time

Student finance – part-time loans 2017/18

Student finance – part-time loans 2017/18

A factsheet explaining what student finance is available to new and continuing part-time students who started their course on or after 1 September 2014. This includes support for tuition and living costs, extra help and how to apply.

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Student finance – part-time grants 2017/18

Student finance – part-time grants 2017/18

A factsheet explaining what student finance is available to continuing part-time students who started their course before 1 September 2014. This includes support for tuition and living costs, extra help and how to apply.

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Student finance - new part time EU students 2017/18

Student finance - new part time EU students 2017/18

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

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Postgraduate Loan

Postgraduate Loan Eligibility

Postgraduate Loan eligibility

A factsheet that explains the conditions students must meet to be eligible for a Postgraduate Loan.

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How and when to apply

How and when to apply

A factsheet explaining how students apply for a Postgraduate Loan and what happens after they have applied.

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Repaying a Postgraduate Loan

Postgraduate Loan Repayment

A factsheet explaining how and when students will repay their Postgraduate Loan.

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