Your Finance Resources

Your Finance Resources

There are lots of resources out there to help you understand the new student finance system. They can also help you manage your money while you're at university. Here are some of our favourites.

Newcastle University Guide to Student Finance

Download our‌ ‌Guide to Student Finance 2019‌ (PDF: 2,556 KB)

GOV.UK resources

GOV.UK student finance site offers detailed information on:

  • student loans
  • grants
  • bursaries
  • other funding for university

You can use their student finance calculator to get an estimate of the funding you are eligible for.

Student Finance England resources for students and parents

You can access a new interactive student finance quick start guide to allow you to find out the different types of student finance available – including how to apply and repay – all in one central place. 

Follow the steps in this infographic for a fail-safe way to apply for your student finance.

This video explains all of the financial help which is available to you while at university.  

The Student Room

Get in the zone! A preview of what Student Finance England's zone on The Student Room has to offer.

Independent Taskforce on Student Finance Information

Not sure how the new system works? Read through Martin Lewis's Student Loans Mythbusting.

The Brightside Trust resources

Find out what funding you could get and build a budget for your time at university with this free online student calculator.