Things can happen during your time at University which may lead to you running out of money, causing stress and worry.
You may be eligible to receive financial support for your tuition fees and living costs while you study with us.
Student Support Fund
The Student Support Fund aims to help you if you find yourself facing unexpected financial difficulties because of exceptional circumstances that could not have been predicted at the start of your course.
You must read the guidance before applying, and provide all of the documentation asked for.
How to apply
Read the guidance
Check you are eligible
Complete the form
You are eligible if:
you have taken out your full student loan entitlement
you have received at least the first instalment of your student loan
you are not suspended
you have utilised any interest free overdraft facilities
you have a payment plan in place to pay any unpaid debt to the University
your Programme Director / Tutor can verify your regular attendance
Funding may be available if you've experienced a delay in your normal funding being paid.
Login to MetHub to book an appointment with a Money and Welfare Advisor, who may be able to help you access emergency funding.
If you are struggling to manage your finances, we recommend you complete our financial awareness e-Module:
If you need to talk to someone about budgeting and debt, or the Student Support Fund, you can book an appointment: