Student Parents and Carers

This document covers the financial support on offer for students who are pregnant, already have children or have caring responsibilties for an adult dependent. It also outlines the other financial considerations to take into account and provides a range of useful links.

Key Information

  • If you are pregnant or become pregnant during your studies you may be eligible for some additional sources of support (see full document).
  • If you consider interrupting your studies as a result of your pregnancy, there are financial implications to consider.
  • Students who have caring responsibilities for adult dependants may also be eligible for additional sources of funding.
  • The University offers a Nursery Subsidy for affiliated nurseries for low income students who are unable to obtain funding from alternative sources.