How to apply for student finance

The quickest and easiest way to apply for student finance is online. You can apply in English or Welsh.

You should apply before the deadline to make sure you get all your money in time for the start of your course. If your application is late, your money might be too.

Don’t worry if you don’t have a confirmed place at uni or college, you can use your preferred choice and change the details online later if you need to.

To complete your application you’ll need your valid UK passport, National Insurance number and bank details – so make sure you have these to hand. If you’re applying for finance that depends on your household income your parents or partner will also need to give us some details.

To find out more about applying for student finance, including what evidence you might need to send us, go to now.

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