City University London

Leigh Rooney

Student Experience Officer (City Cares Programme)
0207 040 0456
citycaressupport@city.ac.uk

The information on this page was last updated on 17 August 2021.

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.

A designated member of staff will support you at university, and can signpost, advocate and advise you from application through to post-graduation.We also offer:

one-to-one visit days for potential applicants/offer holders
invitation to our pre-induction event
priority access to university-affiliated halls 
CityBuddies peer mentoring in your first year
guaranteed interview for our THELMA award-winning professional mentoring scheme
tailored careers advice and support
one-to-one wellbeing mentoring with our mental health advisers.

More information can be found on our care leaver support web pages.

Support we offer

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  • 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

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

Funding support we offer

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  • 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

We support care leavers through our dedicated support programme - City Cares. You can access the City Cares bursary which awards eligible students £3,500 for up to three years of study. You can also apply for our hardship fund which can award you an additional £1,200, as well as our Emergency Summer Fund,  just for City Cares students, to help you with summer costs. For more information about our offer for care leavers see our website.

80 courses

Course information from Discover Uni was last updated in December 2020

Accounting & Finance Sandwich year
BSc
Accounting & Finance Sandwich year
BSc
Actuarial Science Sandwich year
BSc
Actuarial Science Sandwich year
BSc
Aeronautical Engineering Sandwich year
MEng
Biomedical Engineering Sandwich year
MEng
Business Management Sandwich year
BSc
Business Management Sandwich year
BSc
Business with Finance Sandwich year
BSc
Civil Engineering Sandwich year
MEng
Computer Science Sandwich year
MSci
Computer Science Sandwich year
MSci
Computer Science Sandwich year
BSc
Computer Science Sandwich year
BSc
Criminology Sandwich year
BSc
Criminology & Psychology Sandwich year
BSc
BSc
Data Science Sandwich year
MSci
Data Science Sandwich year
MSci
Economics Sandwich year
BSc
BSc
Engineering Sandwich year
MEng
English Sandwich year
BA
Finance Sandwich year
BSc
Finance Sandwich year
BSc
BSc
Financial Economics Sandwich year
BSc
History Sandwich year
BA
History and Politics Sandwich year
BA
International Business Sandwich year
BSc
International Politics Sandwich year
BSc
Journalism Sandwich year
BA
Law
LLB
Mathematics Sandwich year
BSc
Mathematics Sandwich year
BSc
Mathematics and Finance Sandwich year
BSc
Mathematics and Finance Sandwich year
BSc
Mechanical Engineering Sandwich year
MEng
Midwifery Sandwich year
BSc
Music Sandwich year
BMus
BSc
BSc
Politics Sandwich year
BSc
Psychology Sandwich year
BSc
Sociology Sandwich year
BSc
BSc