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 Student Finance Guide 2018‌ (PDF: 1.18 MB)

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.

Student Finance Explained for 2018/19 students: If you're thinking of going to uni or college in 2018 watch SFE's helpful video.

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.