Universal credit for lone parent students is one of a series of Child Poverty Action Group in Scotland factsheets giving guidance to advisers who are working with people who are studying or thinking about doing a course of education.
Lone parents considering going into education need accurate information about the money that will be available to them. This factsheet has information about universal credit for lone parents on a course of education. The factsheet also includes brief information on help with childcare costs. It does not include information about entitlement to ‘legacy benefits’