Advice News

SAAS introduces new 'long-term residency' category

The Student Awards Agency Scottland (SAAS), an agency of the Scottish Government giving financial support to eligible students doing a course of higher education in the UK, have recently updated their residency criteria to help support students that have been 'long-term' residents of the UK and who are also classed as 'international'.

Discretionary Fund / Childcare Fund

Applications for the Discretionary Fund and Childcare Fund will close on Monday 10th July. You must submit your application and all required documentation by this deadline to be considered.

Extended Deadline for EC1s

President Rojan has negotiated a short deadline extension with the university to allow students to get their EC1s if they have extenuating circumstances affecting their assessment in trimester 1.

Postgraduate Loans

Are a student from England and planning to take a postgraduate course next year? You could get a loan of upto £10,000 from SFE to help with course fees and living costs.

Winter is here - Tips for saving energy and reducing your fuel bills

Winter is here and it is worth checking if you can save energy in your home and reduce your energy costs. The Energy Saving Trust has some top tips and quick wins!