Students and benefits | CPAG

Students and benefits

Students and benefits ebulletin - March 2020

NEW student elearning, coronavirus and student support, claiming benefits when a course ends, and more

Universal credit and students

April 2020
This factsheet explains the rules for students claiming universal credit in Scotland.

Universal credit for lone parent students

April 2020
This factsheet has information about universal credit for lone parents on a course of education.

Benefits and tax credits for lone parent students

April 2020
This factsheet sets out the main social security benefits and tax credits that lone parents may be able to claim during a course of education.

Benefits and tax credits for European students

April 2020
Information on social security in the UK for students from the European Economic Area

Students and benefits - eligibility - last chance to book

19 February 2020
Confused about whether students can claim benefits? About whether they have to claim universal credit or can stay on 'legacy' benefits like tax credits and housing benefit?

Students and benefits - an update (Glasgow) 17 November 2020

17th November 2020
Glasgow
Make sure you know what benefit changes are in the pipeline and likely to affect students, in particular with the continuing introduction of universal credit. The course is for advisers...

Benefits for young people in further education or training

October 2019
This factsheet covers the special rules that apply for young people in further education, or on certain training courses.

Benefits and tax credits for students

October 2019
Overview of benefits and tax credits for students in Scotland

Parents claiming for young people in further education or training

October 2019
Factsheet explaining when a parent, or someone responsible for a child, can continue to claim benefit for a child aged 16 or over.