Official statistics

We publish official statistics about the financial support received by students/ learners and the progress of student loan debt and repayment.

SLC is proposing to make changes to the annual statistics series called Student Support for Higher Education (England, Wales, Northern Ireland) starting with the publications in November 2018.

Further information is available in our notice of proposed changes: Notification of Change to Student Support Publications

Upcoming publications

Expected publication dates for the next releases for each of our statistical series


Statistics on the financial support awarded to students/ learners by Academic Year

Series: England Further Education finance
Advanced Learner Loans paid in England: academic year 2017/18, August to July inclusive.
The next release is planned for 22 November 2018

Series: Student Support for Higher Education Finance for England, Northern Ireland and Wales.
- Payments by Higher Education Provider for England.
The next release is planned for November 2019.

We will introduce a mid-year publication in January 2019

Statistics on student loans debt and repayment by Financial year

Series: Student loans debt and repayment
The next releases for England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales are planned for June 2019.

Series: Income Contingent Repayments by cohort
From June 2014, statistics covered by this series has been merged into publications in the Student loans debt and repayment series.