Student Finance

When you study at the University of Cumbria you are investing in your future. We work hard to ensure your degree is worth every penny by helping you leave university career ready.

International students

All the financial information you'll need if you're joining us from overseas (outside of the EU), including tuition and accommodation fees.

International student finance
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EU students

Students from the EU may be entitled to a student loan. Find out more about funding and your tuition and accommodation fees here.

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Continuing students

Find out how much you'll need to pay in the 2017/18 academic year, as well as important info about reapplying for student finance.

Continuing student finance
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Alumni discount

We offer a discount on postgraduate fees to eligible graduates of the University of Cumbria, or any of its legacy institutions. You could receive as much as a 20% discount on taught courses, or 10% on research degrees.

Alumni discount
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Scholarships and bursaries

We think it's important that everyone has the opportunity to study, regardless of their financial background. Check out our range of discretionary bursaries and scholarships.

Scholarships and bursaries
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Support funds

If you're struggling to make ends meet, you may be able to access some extra funding. Check out the range of support funds available for students in need of financial aid.

Support funds
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Funding search

Use our funding search tool to explore the range of grants, funds and awards available to help you out financially.

Search for funding
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Contact Us

If you have any questions about finances, please don't hesitate to get in touch. We're here to help!

You can also check out our FAQs for some quick tips.

Contacts and FAQs
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Money advice

Our Library and Student Services team offers a free, confidential and exper advisory service to applicants and students. They provide support and guidance about student funding eligibility, bursaries and managing your money.

Money advisors
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