Lifelong Learning Centre

Information about student finance

About Student Finance

Part-time students

Help and Advice

  • Don’t forget to check that you are claiming any other (non-educational) benefits to which you are entitled, as this can free up money to study.  The Student Advice Centre at Leeds University Union may be able to help with this.  It can also offer a free ‘financial health check’ to students and prospective students holding an offer from the University. Telephone 0113 380 1290 or email
  • Benefits information: Turn2us has of useful information about benefits and also a grant search facility

Alternative options for student support

  • Scholarships Search: Useful for searching out miscellaneous funding opportunities such as scholarships, bursaries and other awards
  • Unigrants:  Information about a variety of charitable funding opportunities; some linked to subject being studied, others to where you live
  • Publications to consult in the Lifelong Learning Centre or your local public library (published annually): The Educational Grants Directory, A Guide to University Scholarships and Awards