Financial Information for Clearing, Insurance & Change Course Applicants

If you are joining Brunel this September and you came to Brunel either via the Insurance choice route, a change course offer or the Clearing Route you will need to take action to ensure that your Student Finance is in place on arrival. The same also applies if you have changed course since you submitted your Student Finance application (e.g. you have changed from a 3 year course to a 4 year course or have moved to a Foundation course). The action you need to take depends on where you live: please check the relevant section below.

Academic Excellence Scholarships are available to students joining Brunel through Clearing

ENGLISH STUDENTS

www.direct.gov.uk/studentfinance

If you have already applied for funding but have changed your course or your university since completing the form, you need to inform student finance about your change of course via your online student finance account. Further details on how to do this can be found on the student finance website.

If you have already applied for funding but need to amend the amount of Tuition Fee Loan because your tuition fees for this year are different to the fees you entered when you applied, you will need to inform student finance about this via your online student finance account. Further details on how to do this can be found on the student finance website.

It is important that you complete this as soon as possible as any delays may mean that your funding is not in place in time for the start of your course at Brunel.

WELSH STUDENTS

www.studentfinancewales.co.uk

If you have already applied for funding but have changed your course or your university since completing the form, you need to notify Student Finance Wales of this change. This can be done online via your student finance Wales account or you can download and complete a C01 change of circumstances form from the Student Finance Wales website

If you have already applied for funding but need to amend the amount of Tuition Fee Loan because your tuition fees for this year are different to the fees you entered when you applied, you need to notify Student Finance Wales of this change. This can be done online via your student finance Wales account or you can download and complete a Tuition Fee Loan Request Form from the Student Finance Wales website

Once you have completed either or both of the above forms you must should send them to your local authority. You can find your LA and their contact details using the LA finder.

It is important that you complete this as soon as possible as any delays may mean that your funding is not in place in time for the start of your course at Brunel.

NORTHERN IRISH STUDENTS

www.studentfinanceni.co.uk

If any changes have occurred to either your course, university or fees since you completed your application you must inform Student Finance Northern Ireland. This can be done online via your student finance Northern Ireland account or you can download and complete a change of circumstances form from the Student Finance Northern Ireland website.

Once you have completed the form you need to post it to your Education and Library Board (ELB). You can find your ELB and their contact details using the ELB finder.

It is important that you complete this as soon as possible as any delays may mean that your funding is not in place in time for the start of your course at Brunel.

SCOTTISH STUDENTS

www.saas.gov.uk

If any changes have occurred to either your course, university or fees since you applied to the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) you should log into your personalised online services to amend your course details. Further details can be found on the Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) website.

It is important that you complete this as soon as possible as any delays may mean that your funding is not in place in time for the start of your course at Brunel.

EU STUDENTS

www.direct.gov.uk/studentfinance

If you have already applied for funding but have changed your course or your university since completing the form, you need to inform student finance about your change of course via your online student finance account. Further details on how to do this can be found on the student finance website.

If you have already applied for funding but need to amend the amount of Tuition Fee Loan because your tuition fees for this year are different to the fees you entered when you applied, you will need to inform student finance about this via your online student finance account. Further details on how to do this can be found on the student finance website.

More information on EU student finance can be found here.

It is important that you complete this as soon as possible as any delays may mean that your funding is not in place in time for the start of your course at Brunel.

CHANNEL ISLANDS/ISLE OF MAN STUDENTS

If you need to make changes to your student finance application you should contact your relevant education office:

If you live in:

  • Guernsey - please click here 
  • Jersey - please click here 
  • Isle of Man - please click here 

It is important that you complete this as soon as possible as any delays may mean that your funding is not in place in time for the start of your course at Brunel.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS (STUDENTS FROM OUTSIDE THE UK AND EU)

If you are an International applicant detailed information about finance can be found on the International Finance pages.

Page last updated: Monday 27 January 2014