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Guide On Financial Support For Part Time HE Students

This guide is for new and continuing part-time students who started their course on or after 1 September 2012.

This includes part-time students studying with The Open University (OU) or other distance learning courses. It tells you what finance is available for part-time students as well as how and when to apply and repay.

Watch our film which explains the student finance available for part-time students and how and when to apply.

Quick Guide

You could visit https://www.gov.uk/student-finance or The Student Room finance section.

Any Questions?

If you are an existing East Durham College student please contact Gilian Hales, Careers Co-ordinator, in Student Services (Peterlee) if you have any questions about student finance in relation to higher education and university. You can call Gillian on 0191 518 8282.​

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