These FAQs are here to help you find the information you need, when you need it, but you can always contact AskBU if you’d like to talk to someone in person, by phone or email, or if you have feedback about the FAQs.
You can apply directly to Student Finance England online via their website. It's really important to apply before the deadline to ensure your funding will be in place before the start of your course.
If you are continuing your studies, you will need to make a new application for each year. Applications usually open around April ahead of the start of the academic year in September.
If you are living in another country within the UK, you will need to make your application to the relevant service: