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?
This factsheet covers the special rules that apply for young people in further education, or on certain training courses.
Overview of benefits and tax credits for students in Scotland
Factsheet explaining when a parent, or someone responsible for a child, can continue to claim benefit for a child aged 16 or over.
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.
11 November 2019
Last chance to book on our training course: 19 November in Glasgow
02 October 2019
We have 2 useful training courses; Students and benefits - an update on 5 Nov and Introduction to benefits for student advisers on 19 Nov
Student handbook NEW EDITION, students and benefits training courses, funeral support payments and more
This factsheet has information about universal credit for lone parents on a course of education.