North Warwickshire and Hinckley College
The information on this page was last updated on 14 April 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.
At North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College, we want you to achieve your full potential, so we’re committed to having support ready and available for you.
The student experience team is here to help you if you have any personal issues that might have an effect on your education. You can come and speak to us in confidence. We can liaise with your teachers or social worker, and we can refer you to a number of organisations that are designed to help you with specific issues. Don’t keep things bottled up! If something is bothering you, make sure you come to see us straight away.
If you see yourself in higher education, we will support you through choosing the right course at the right institution, and support your UCAS application.
If you are successful in getting a place at uni, we will help look at how you can access funding to support your studies by working with the host university.
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
At North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College, we want you to achieve your full potential, so we’re committed to having support ready and available for you. North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College provides extra financial help to students who are in care or are care leavers. If you are 18 or under on 31 August, you will be able to claim a £1,200 bursary, plus up to £5.00 per day lunch vouchers for every day you attend college, for the academic year.