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It's time to apply for student finance

Are you going to university or college in 2021/22? If so, it's time to think about applying for student finance.

While you are studying you will have two main costs, tuition fees and living costs. You can apply for a range of student finance to help with both these costs. Check when the deadlines for applications are.

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to create uncertainty. Keep checking the latest updates from:

- Welsh Government: Examination and assessment guidance 2020 to 2021
- Qualifications Wales
- Student Finance Wales
- College and university websites

Application deadlines

April 2021
Student Finance Wales now open for applications
4 June 2021
Deadline for new students
25 June 2021
Deadline for continuing students

If you apply after the deadline you’re not guaranteed to have money paid into your bank account for the start of term so we recommend you apply as soon as possible if you haven’t already.

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