Student Funding

Student Finance England – Applications now open

New students going to university in 2017/18 can apply for their student finance now.  The quickest and easiest way to apply is online

You should try to complete your application by 31 May 2017 to give the best chance of your funding being in place for the start of your course.

Continuing students, already in Higher Education, will be contacted about re-applying in the near future.

Students should also look at the range of resources Student Finance have on their student finance zone


This section explores sources of funding to help support your university career. The funding you may be eligible for varies depending on your level of study: undergraduate or postgraduate. It is worth investigating all possible funding sources well before you arrive.

Follow the links for full details of available financial support for UK, EU, or International students, as well as elibility requirements and instructions for applying:

Contact us

We are always available to advise and guide you. For details on financial support, please contact the Student Funding Team:

Tel: 01326 213744/255159

If you are a current student and have concerns about your finances, please contact the Falmouth & Exeter Students' Union (FXU) Advice Service:


For advice and information about tuition fees, please contact the Finance Office:

Tel: 01326 213778

Useful contacts

Student Loan Company

Information about student loans:

Tel: 0800 405010


Information and useful links on student finance, loans and universities:



Student finance information on the UCAS website:


Money Saving Expert

An independent view of what it costs and what the new student finance arrangements mean for you:



Many national newspapers have education sections that contain useful and unbiased advice or information. The Guardian website is particularly useful: