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Are you waiting to hear about the outcome of a recent Student Support Fund application?

Students who submitted a complete application with all supporting documents and evidence on or before Monday 27th November should hear the outcome of their application by the end of this week, ie Friday 15th December. Applications are processed on the Moulsecoomb campus

Posted in General advice and information, Money Advice, Money, Grants and Bursaries

Important message for Health Science students who started a course in September 2017

-via Compfight Are you studying on a new full time undergraduate Health Science programme*, which started in September? Is your course longer than 30 term time weeks (+ 3 days) across the whole academic year? Are you uncertain about the amount

Posted in Money Advice, Money, Grants and Bursaries

Stand up to Black Friday – 24th November 2017

Running out of money? Overwhelmed by nonsense junk in the inbox, adverts, billboards and media coverage pressuring you to buy stuff? Had enough of Black Friday already? You are not alone and there is an alternative – Buy Nothing Day #SHOPLESSLIVEMORE

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Apply NOW for the Student Support Fund in order to be considered before Christmas

  The Student Support Fund is one of the university hardship funds. Applications are open all year round, from September – June, and the fund is open to all Home undergrad, PGCE and postgrad students. EU undergrad students receiving the standard student

Posted in Money, Grants and Bursaries

Financial Capability Week – what’s in it for you?

The Student Advisers here at University of Brighton are supporting Financial Capability Week, which is taking place this week. This is part of the wider Financial Capability Strategy in the UK and the focus is to get more people talking

Posted in Money Advice

It’s National Sandwich Day – What do Student Advisers munch for lunch?

  Home-made delights such as tortilla flatbreads and pizza                             Leftovers all wrapped up – chicken or falafel               Goodness in

Posted in Money Advice

Paying your fees in full by 1st November? You could be entitled to claim a rebate

  Did you know that the university offers a rebate scheme for students who pay their tuition fees in full by 1st November? What is it? An incentive called the Early Settlement Discount which is part of the university’s Tuition Fee Discount Schemes. Effectively it is a 5% reduction of

Posted in General advice and information, Money, Grants and Bursaries

How safe is your information?

If you access the internet on the move via wifi, connect with people via social media, use internet banking, buy anything on Amazon, sell on Ebay especially using a mobile device…..and so much more, you could do a lot worse than invest a few minutes of

Posted in Money Advice

Funding opportunity for final year Arts, Media, Product Design students

Are you a final year student on an Arts, Media, Product Design course (NB this list is not prescriptive) Have you spent any time in the care of a local authority (or similar)?  If so, you could be eligible to apply

Posted in Money, Grants and Bursaries

Time is running out for the old pound coin so shake out your coin stashes

Say hello to the new……………………..    Wave goodbye to the old…………………….   The round one pound coin will no longer be legal tender from midnight this Sunday 15th October, so shops, bars, cafes, restaurants etc will be able to refuse them should

Posted in General advice and information, Money Advice

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