Going through Clearing? Sort out your student finance

If you’re going through Clearing make sure you get your money as quickly as possible.

If you’ve already applied for student finance

You must let us know as soon as possible if any of the following has changed:

  • your course
  • your university or college

You can update your details online.

  1. Log into your account at www.gov.uk/studentfinance
  2. Go to Your Account > Change your application > University/college and course.
  3. Update your details.

If you haven’t applied for student finance

Apply online now at www.gov.uk/studentfinance

You might not get all your student finance in time for the start of your course.

We’ll make an initial assessment so you get some money as close to the start of your course as possible.

Going through Clearing?

Whether you’ve applied for student finance or not, if you’re going through Clearing watch our film to find out what you need to do to get money for your course.



Part-time students

New part-time students starting a course in 2017 to 2018 can apply for student finance now. Apply as early as possible to make sure you get your money in time for the start of your course.

If you’re a continuing part-time student

If you started your course on or after 1 September 2012, you’ll get an email when it’s time to re-apply.

If you started your course before this, you can apply for student finance for 2017 to 2018 now.

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