Student Loans Company
The Student Loans Company (SLC) is a non-profit-making government-owned organisation that provides loans and grants to students at universities and colleges in the UK.
Student Finance England (SFE) and Student Finance Wales (SFW) are services provided by SLC, giving financial support to students from England and Wales starting or continuing higher education.
We’re here to help and can offer you financial support when you need it most – during your studies. There’s a wide range of support available to help pay for tuition fees or living costs while at uni or college. There’s also extra help for students who have child or adult dependants, or those who have a disability.
You can also keep up to date with all the latest news, get information and ask questions on our social media channels:
Not from England or Wales?
COVID-19 Important Guidance
If you have concerns about how the current COVID-19 situation may impact your student finance application or assessment:
Prospective students please click here
Current students please click here
For additional information from Student Finance Wales please click here
Get Ready To Apply For Your Student Finance
Find out the key information you need to know about student finance before our applications open for the 2021/22 academic year, so you can apply…..and get your support paid on time!
Student Finance England
Visit the Student Finance England’s YouTube channel for a wide range of informative films covering every aspect of your student finance journey from applications to repayment
Cyllid Myfyrwyr Cymru | Student Finance Wales
Visit the Student Finance Wales YouTube channel for a wide range of informative films covering every aspect of your student finance journey from applications to repayment
Care Leaver and Estranged Student Information
Is higher education right for me? This a big question and a big decision for any student but it can seem even more daunting if you are having to go through the whole process on your own.
Household Income Assessment
If you’re applying for any means-tested student finance this year, for example Maintenance Loans or a Childcare Grant then this may be of interest to you.
8 Things You Should Know About Student Loan Repayment
Student loans and how they’re repaid works differently from other types of borrowing. For example, did you know you will only repay when your income is over a certain amount?