It’s important that you apply now to make sure your money is in place as soon as possible.


If you accept a place at uni through Clearing, you’ll need to log in to your student finance account and update your application as soon as possible.


You’ll need to change the university or college on the application as well as your course. You should also make sure you enter the correct tuition fee being charged by your new university or college.


It’s important that you update where you’ll be living on your application if your circumstances change. You should do this at the same time that you update your university or college and your course.


For example, if you’ll now be living away from home, you’ll need to let us know so we can make sure your Maintenance Loan is correct.


Find out what affect this could have on your Maintenance Loan using our student finance calculator.

It will take 6 to 8 weeks to approve any new applications or changes to existing applications. Apply now to get a Tuition Fee Loan and some Maintenance Loan near the start of your course.

How to change your details

A step-by-step guide on how to update your student finance application

After you’ve updated your application

Your application will be reviewed and we’ll get back to you to let you know if there’s any change to the amount of student finance you’ll be paid.

If your application is based on your household income, make sure your parent(s) or partner give us their income details as soon as possible.

Check the progress of your application by signing in to your online account.