Student loan application – The process for the loan application is influenced by when and where you plan to start your course.
Depending on which part of the country you resign in and study at will affect how you apply for student finance.
England Student Loan Application
If you are applying for finance through the Student Finance England you are now able to apply online.
The deadline for student’s who’s courses are starting in 2016 is the 27th May 2016.
The application process can usually take up to 6 weeks although there will be an initial assessment done so that you will have some finance for the start of your course.
Northern Ireland Student Loan Application
If you are applying for money through the Student Finance Northern Ireland for courses this year the deadline is 15th April 2016.
Currently you are only able to request a student loan using a paper application form.
Send your completed application form and make sure you include any required documentation, like proof of identity and household income with your application.
Scotland Student Loan Application
For those wanting to study in Scotland and that live in Scotland you can apply to the Student Awards Agency Scotland to apply for finance to cover the total of the university fees.
There is options however to apply for help for the likes of living costs and tuition fees for studying elsewhere in the UK.
The bursary and student loan that you would be eligible for depends on your household income, and your family status.
Applications can be sent through post or through the document upload service.
The deadline for applications is 31st March 2017, and so is for students hoping to study September 2017.
Wales Student Loan Application
For application of loans you need to apply through the Student Finance Wales.
They will help you get £3575 university fees loan and tuition grant for up to £5425.
The deadline for students wishing to study September 2016 is the 13th May 2016.
You are able to apply for the student loan and grant online or by paper application by post.
If you apply online you simply need to register with Student Finance Wales.
Log in with your correct details and then submit your application.
Forward any required evidence, i.e. identity or household income.
Once you receive the Student Finance Online Declaration Form by post simply sign and return as soon as possible.
If you wish to apply by paper version contact Student Finance Wales to be sent one.
If you need a new student loan for some needed extra cash, go to Short Term Loans for Students.
See also Student Loan Calculator.