The Office for Fair Access closed at the end of 31 March 2018 and responsibility for higher education access regulation transferred to the Office for Students

Students and parents

If you're looking for help with the cost of higher education, there are lots of bursaries, discounts and other financial support available. Use the links on this page to get advice, and to find out what you could claim and how to do that.

Looking for financial help?

OFFA doesn't give out financial aid, but you may be eligible for money from other sources. Go to The Student Room for information and advice about grants, loans and bursaries, including what's available and how to get it.