University Funds to assist students in financial difficulty

Since 1st August 2014 Student Support has been able to assist students in financial difficulties by giving 95 awards from the University Funds, totally £89,225.

The Student Money team administers various University Funds. Students may find themselves in financial hardship for a variety of reasons and Student Money aims to help as many eligible students as possible. Priority must be given to those in unforeseen, exceptional and extreme financial hardship.

Are students eligible?

    • Have they accessed all possible sources of income?
    • Are they in extreme, exceptional and unforeseen hardship?
    • Can they provide documentary evidence of their situation?

All those who wish to apply must do so by completing an application form, available on the website, , by email via and also by visiting the Student Services Centre.