The Housing Fund
Will I Receive Funding? Calculating your Award
What is it for?
This is not guaranteed - The College has If successful you will be given notification of
The fund is designed to help students who only a certain amount of funding available your award which will consist of half the
have a major responsibility for payment of and some applications may be rejected. It weeks of the academic year. Please also note
rent or mortgage. will depend on each student's circumstances that there will be a limit to the amount
and priority will be given to: payable per week even if your rent/mortgage
is more than the limit set.
Who is eligible? • Young students living on their own
• Students with Children Students with partners must produce details
• Full-time students on a National • Those not receiving Housing Benefit of partner's income. This does not rule out
Certificate/NQ Course. an award but the amount may be reduced
partly or completely depending on the
• Full-time HNC or HND students. Will the Fund Cover my Costs? amount earned.
HN students must also have applied for No. The fund has to cover a large number of You will also be asked for further
the full Student Loan available to them. students so, if successful, you could only documents to back up your application for
expect some help towards your rent or Housing when you apply on line.
NC Students must also have applied for mortgage.
the College Bursary. Bursaries/Funding Desk is open from 10.30am
How is it paid? to 2.00pm each day and we are also open
during the Summer Break.
If unsure - please ask at Bursaries/
Funding Desk If your application is successful, you will
receive details of your award in writing from Alternative formats of contacting Bursaries
and Funding when the Front Desk is closed
How do I apply? the College.
You will be able to apply online on the first REMEMBER, THE FUND WILL RUN Email:
day of term. Instructions for applying will OUT AT SOME POINT SO DON'T email@example.com
be sent to you before the end of May DELAY. Leaving voicemails on 0141 581
otherwise you can contact the 2202/2356/2217;2289 and 2207.
Bursaries/Funding Front Desk for a set of We also have a Correspondence Box at
instructions on how and when to apply for our Front Desk for Attendance Cards
this fund. and documents etc to be dropped in.
Online web address: