Accessibility statement

Managing your money

79% of students run out of money before receiving their next loan instalment

Source: Blackbullion

Maximise your money



We have created sample living costs - based on information given to us from existing students - that may help you budget during your studies. Work out your income and how much you are spending in order to stay on track.

Take a look at the Student Budgeting Planner (, which lists websites and apps that help you build your own personalised budget planner.

Money problems?

If you are encountering unexpected financial problems or experiencing delays with loan payments, you can apply to our Student Support Fund. The Student Hub can also provide advice and guidance.

If you find that you are consistently struggling to make ends meet, see our dealing with debt advice. You can also contact the Student Support & Advice Team.