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Universal credit and students

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

Universal credit for lone parent students

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

Benefits and tax credits for students

Overview of benefits and tax credits for students in Scotland

Benefits and tax credits for lone parent students

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.

Parents claiming for young people in further education or training

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

Benefits for young people in further education or training

This factsheet covers the rules for young people in further education or on certain training courses claiming means-tested benefits.

Benefits and tax credits for European students

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

Benefits for disabled students

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.

Disabled students and Universal credit

26 March 2019
The rules for disabled students claiming universal credit (UC) have emerged as being hugely problematic.

Disabled students and Universal credit - blog and training

26 March 2019