American and Canadian student funding
Your funding options and funding-related issues for US and Canadian students
Read about funding available and how to apply, what you need to do when you first arrive and the satisfactory academic progress requirement.
About United States student funding
A range of financial support is available to eligible students from America, including national, regional and federal loans, private loans and more.
About Canadian student funding
Two types of loans are available to students from Canada, with eligibility depending on where you live.
Available funding for United States students
Federal and private loans are available for eligible undergraduate and postgraduate students from the US.
How to apply for funding
Find out about the process of applying for either Financial Aid or a Federal Loans to help with the costs of studying at Leeds.
Arrival in Leeds
Following the correct course registration and withdrawal processes will ensure timely receipt of your loan.
Satisfactory Academic Progress
To comply with US Federal regulations, you must make Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) to continue to receive your Financial Aid under the US Department of Educations Title IV Funding.
Return of Title IV funds
If youre receiving US Federal Student Aid through the Direct Lending Program you'll need to know how the funds will be affected if you withdraw from the University.