Apply for student finance for 2014/15

Student Finance England

New full-time students

Apply online now for your student finance

30 May 2014 is the application deadline for courses starting in September 2014. If you apply after this date, Student Finance England will still do all they can to ensure you have your funding at the start of term.

New part-time students

Part time students starting a course on or after 1 September 2012 can apply for a tuition fee loan.

Applications for courses starting in September 2014 will open in the summer of 2014. Further information about student finance and loans

Distance Learning students

Distance Learning students starting a course on or after 1 September 2012 may be eligible for a tuition fee loan. Further information about student finance and loans.

Need to change your student finance application?

If you have already applied for student finance and you need to change your application, you may be able to do so online, by logging into your student finance account. What you are able to change will depend on what stage your application is at.

You will also need to notify us of any changes to your course, by filling in a Change of Circumstance form and returning it to us. We will then inform Student Finance of the changes.

Facts about fees

Student finance from 2012

Online security

Be careful with your personal details online. Students are often targeted with phishing emails around student finance payment dates.

  • The Student Loans Company (SLC) will never ask you to update your bank details by email.
  • SLC will never ask you to verify your student account details by email.
  • Ignore SLC branded messages that tell you to 'validate your account' or provide any personal, security or banking details.

Unsure about student finance?

Watch Martin Lewis from Moneysavingexpert.com talk about changes in the student tuition fee system from 2012.