How much is it worth?

The amount of Leeds Financial Support you receive depends on your household income and also the year you started at the University of Leeds.

The tables below show the different levels of support available.

Full-time Students

Rates for 2017/18 starters

Household income

Award Amount Year 0 (foundation year only)

Award Amount (First & Subsequent years at Leeds)

Additional information

£0 to £10,000

£3,000

£2,250

You can choose between a cash sum, a discount to University accommodation, or a tuition fee discount.

£10,001 to £25,000

£1,750

£25,001 to £30,000

£1,500

£1,500

£30,001 to £36,000

£1,000

£1,000

£36,001 to £42,875

£500 

 £500

Rates for 2016/17 starters

Household income

Award Amount Year 0 (foundation year only)

Award Amount (First & Subsequent years at Leeds)

Additional information

£0 to £10,000

£3,000

£2,500

You can choose between a cash sum, a discount to University accommodation, or tuition fee discount.

£10,001 to £25,000

£3,000

£2,000

£25,001 to £30,000

£1,500

£1,500

£30,001 to £36,000

£1,000

£1,000

£36,001 to £42,600

£500 

 £500

Rates for 2014/15 and 2015/16 starters

Household income

Year 1 (2014/15 starters only)

Years 2 and above (14/15 starters)

Years 1 and above (1516 Starters)

Additional information

£0 to 25,000

£3,000

£2,500

You can choose between a cash sum, tuition fee discount or a discount on University owned accommodation

£25,001 to £30,000

£2,000

£1,500

£30,001 to £36,000

£1,500

£1,000

£36,001 to £42,600

£1,000

£500

Rates for 2012/13 and 2013/14 starters

Household income

Year 1

Years 2 and above

Additional information

£8,000 or less

£6,000

£3,000

In year 1 you will be eligible for the National Scholarship Programme rather than the Leeds Financial Support. You will be entitled to £6,000 and can take a maximum of £1,000 as a cash sum – you must take the remaining £5,000 as a tuition fee discount or accommodation-fee discount.

In years 2 and above, you will be eligible for only Leeds Financial Support and can choose between cash sum, tuition fee discount or a discount on University owned accommodation.

£8,000 to 25,000

£3,000

£3,000

You can choose between a cash sum, tuition fee discount or a discount on University owned accommodation.

£25,001 to £30,000

£2,000

£2,000

£30,001 to £36,000

£1,500

£1,500

£36,001 to £42,600

£1,000

£1,000

Part-time Students

Students who started their current course in 2012/13 or 2013/14 studying part-time for a degree, foundation degree, diploma of higher education (DipHE) or certificate of higher education (CertHE)

Credit load

Tuition fee
£

Income
£

Leeds Financial Support
£

40 credits

3,000

25,000 or less

1,000

25,001 - 30,000

670

30,001 - 36,000

500

36,001 - 42,600

335

60 credits

4,500

25,000 or less

1,500

25,001 - 30,000

1,000

30,001 - 36,000

750

36,001 - 42,600

500

80 credits

6,000

25,000 or less

2,000

25,001 - 30,000

1,335

30,001 - 36,000

1,000

36,001 - 42,600

670

Students who started their current course in 2014/15 or later studying part-time for a degree, foundation degree, diploma of higher education (DipHE) or certificate of higher education (CertHE)

Credit load

Tuition fee
£

Income
£

Leeds Financial Support
£

40 credits

3,000

25,000 or less

835

25,001 - 30,000

500

30,001 - 36,000

335

36,001 - 42,600

167

60 credits

4,500

25,000 or less

1,250

25,001 - 30,000

750

30,001 - 36,000

500

36,001 - 42,600

250

80 credits

6,000

25,000 or less

1,670

25,001 - 30,000

1,000

30,001 - 36,000

670

36,001 - 42,600

335

 

Students undertaking a Foundation Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies who started their current course in 2015/16, 2016/17 or 2017/18

Credit load

Tuition fee
£

Income
£

Leeds Financial Support
£

60 credits

4,500

25,000 or less

1,500

25,001 - 30,000

750

30,001 - 36,000

500

36,001 - 42,600

250