Student Finance Wales service updates

Updates on the Student Finance Wales service: products, procedures, Welsh modernisation and links to practitioner resources.




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Welsh repayment threshold change and Tuition fee level for 2018/19

18/10/2017

Kirsty Williams, Cabinet Secretary for Education in Wales, has released a Written Ministerial Statement

SFW part-time grant applications for AY 2017/18 now open

10/07/2017

Continuing students who started their course on or before 1 September 2014 can apply for a part-time grant now.

SFW part-time loan applications for 2017/18 now open

15/06/2017

Part-time students who started their course on or after 1 September 2014 can apply now for student finance for academic year 2017/18.

2017/18 SFW Postgraduate application service is now open

12/06/2017

Students in Wales starting a postgraduate Master’s course from 1 August 2017 can now apply for a Postgraduate Loan.

SFW part-time loan students can now apply!

16/05/2016

New and continuing part-time students who started their course on or after 1 September 2012 can apply now.

Student Finance Wales 2015/16 Disabled Students Allowance guidance chapter

12/01/2016

A number of updates have been made to the Student Finance Wales 2015/16 Disabled Students Allowance guidance chapter.

SFW 2016/17 printed quick guides available to pre order now!

25/11/2015

Our popular, free printed Student Finance Wales quick guides are back and available to pre order now!

Proposed changes to the Welsh Student Support Regulations for 2016/17

11/11/2015

A Student Finance Wales Information Notice (SFWIN) has been published today regarding amendments to the Education (Student Support) (Wales) Regulations 2015

Student Finance Wales – Resources for Clearing 2015

10/08/2015

With the UCAS Clearing about to begin, SLC have created specific advice and resources on the clearing process.

Student Finance Wales deadline for full-time applications has passed

15/06/2015

The deadline for new and continuing full-time students from Wales to get their student finance in time for the start of term has passed, but students can still apply.

Part-time Loans service for 2015/16 is now open

08/06/2015

We are pleased to announce the launch of the 2015/16 Student Finance Wales service for new and continuing part-time loans students.