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The University's financial support package

The University offers a generous package of direct financial support to eligible students.

Are you eligible for additional support?

You could be eligible for a means tested cash bursary of up to £3,000 from the University if you are:

You will need to provide your household information to Student Finance England (SFE) so we can assess your eligibility for this award. The University will calculate and process any fee waiver/bursary that you may be eligible for once your household income has been fully assessed and verified.

Students who are registered as domiciled in Scotland do not qualify for the bursary.

How much will you get?

If you are eligible to receive an award and your household income is below £16,000, you will receive a cash bursary of £3,000 paid as.

If you are eligible to receive an award and your household income is between £16,001 and £25,000, you will receive a cash bursary of £1,500.

Other support

If you progress to the University via our Access to Southampton programme, you may be eligible for an Access to Southampton bursary. Find out more about Access to Southampton.

More information

If you have any questions about fee waivers, bursaries or other student support, please contact our Student Services Centre before you enrol.


Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 9599

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