Central Bedfordshire College

Lisa Shepherd

Student Services Lead
01582 477776

The information on this page was last updated on 3 August 2017.

The details of support available can change, so before you apply it's best to speak to the named contact to check exactly what they offer.

Support we offer

  • A named contact
  • Outreach sessions or activities
  • Pre-application help
  • Guidance for offer holders
  • A web page for care leavers
  • Careers advice and support after graduation

Accommodation we offer

  • A place to live all year round
  • If not, help finding somewhere to live for the whole year

Funding support we offer

  • Specific funding that's just for care leavers
  • Additional funding available (such as bursaries and grants)
  • Support for students seeking asylum
  • Support for those with discretionary leave to remain
  • Financial advice

Applying to our discretionary learner fund will offer you financial support through a 'guaranteed ' bursary. This is an annual amount of £1,200 divided into monthly instalments from September to June.

You are also able to obtain free college meals whilst on the college site, which is arranged via your timetable.