Students and benefits

Students and benefits - an update (Scotland), 15 November 2022 ONLINE

15th November 2022
Online Scotland
Make sure you know how recent benefit changes are likely to affect students. This half-day course is for advisers with a good working knowledge of the benefits and tax credits...

Students and benefits - an update (Scotland), 1 June 2022 ONLINE

1st June 2022
Online Scotland
Make sure you know how recent benefit changes are likely to affect students. This half-day course is for advisers with a good working knowledge of the benefits and tax credits...

Universal credit and students (Scotland), 4 – 5 October 2022 ONLINE

4th October 2022 to 5th October 2022
Online Scotland
With the introduction of universal credit, the benefit rules for students as we know them are swept away and new rules set up in their place. This ‘one-day equivalent’ course...

Students and benefits - eligibility (Scotland), 22 – 23 February 2023 ONLINE

22nd February 2023 to 23rd February 2023
Online Scotland
Many advisers work with students in both further and higher education. This standard level course explains the different benefits that further and higher education students can claim, including universal credit...

Students and benefits - the basics (Scotland), 12 May 2022 ONLINE

12th May 2022
Online Scotland
This course gives an overview of benefits and tax credits that students can claim. It helps student advisers recognise when these are relevant for students, and advise them appropriately. It...

Benefits for young people in further education or training

October 2021
This factsheet covers the special rules that apply for young people in further education, or on certain training courses.

Benefits for disabled students

October 2021
If you are a full-time student with a long-term illness or disability you may be able to stay on benefits while you are studying.

Benefits and tax credits for students

October 2021
Overview of benefits and tax credits for students in Scotland

Benefits for care experienced students

October 2021
This factsheet is relevant to care experienced students in Scotland.

Parents claiming for young people in further education or training

October 2021
Factsheet explaining when a parent, or someone responsible for a child, can continue to claim benefit for a child aged 16 or over.