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Reapplying for Student Finance

Applications for continuing/returning students to reapply for student finance for the academic year 2018/19 is now open. Please apply now to make sure your money is ready at the start of your course.

The quickest and easiest way to apply is online at www.gov.uk/studentfinance.

Reapplying for student finance has been made even easier:

  • Students can reapply for student finance at www.gov.uk/studentfinance. You no longer need to sign and return the Student Finance Declaration like you did before. Students instead now read the online terms and conditions and re-enter their password to confirm that they agree to them. Once Student Finance have processedyour application they will send your Student Finance Entitlement letter.
  • If students applied for Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSAs) last year along with student finance, you won’t need to reapply for DSAs every year. If you only applied for DSAs last year Student Finance will send you the form to reapply. If you're applying for DSAs for the first time, you will need to download the form from www.gov.uk/studentfinance or let Student Finance know and they send them a copy.
  • Students will need to register at university or college. Student Finance can’t pay until you do!
  • Applications for student finance need to be made by Friday 22 June 2018. Applications made after this date might result in students not receiving all their money in time for the start of the course.
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