St Mary's College, Blackburn

Gareth Bird

Higher Education Adviser
01254 586982

The information on this page was last updated on 30 August 2018.

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.

All prospective students are invited to meet with a higher education adviser at St Mary's College for an informal initial interview.

During the initial interview stage, our dedicated advisers will offer support and guidance to all prospective degree students. The advisers will offer information on specific course details, course entry requirements, student finance, the application process, and the support that is offered by both the partner university and the pastoral tutors at St Mary's College.

Once you meet the university entry requirements for the specific course you are interested in pursuing, you will be guided through the course application process and the application for student finance.

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

We invite all prospective students to come in for an informal initial interview with a higher education adviser, which includes advice and guidance on the financial support that is offered to higher education students via Student Finance England.

This includes information on tuition fee and maintenance loans and other forms of finance that could be available for students who have children.

Our dedicated higher education advisers will also guide you through the online student finance application process.

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Course information from Discover Uni was last updated in December 2020