You need to apply for your funding every year you attend university.
After your first year, the process is normally simplified, and your funding body usually contacts you to advise you when applications open.
Students from Scotland
Applications for 2017/18 will open on Monday 10th April - NB. SAAS's new online account means you have to re-register. See the SAAS new account leaflet
SAAS have provided guidance booklets for the new online application:
SAAS guarantee to release your full funding when you matriculate in September if you:
- Complete your application
- Include providing supplementary documentation
- submit it to SAAS by 30th June.
Have a look at their 'Your Money' video for information on how your loan and tuition fees are paid.
Students from the EU
Apply to SAAS to continue to have your tuition fees paid to the University.
Closing date for applications for funding for academic year 2017/18 is 31st March 2018.
Students from the Rest of the UK
Apply to the funding body where you live for a tuition fee loan and living cost loan:
- In England - Student Finance England
- In Wales - Student Finance Wales
- In Northern Ireland - Student Finance NI