Students' Support Funds Service

Our Support Funds Team offer free, impartial, confidential assistance on money related issues including bursary and funding applications. If we cannot answer your query or solve your problem we will know someone who can!

Examples of the types of issues covered are:

  • Student Finance - student loans
  • Student Finance - further and higher education funds
  • Student Finance - childcare

Contact our Support Funds team by:

Telephone: 0191 490 4627 (direct line, answerphone out of hours)

Email: support.funds@gateshead.ac.uk     

Drop in/appointments: Enquire at Student Services at our Baltic Campus for availability.   

Alternative Providers

www.adviceguide.org.uk - for fact sheets and how to find your local Citizens Advice

www.turn2us.org.uk – helps people in financial hardship gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants & support services

www.oasisaquilahousing.org – North East housing and homelessness charity

www.stepchange.org – free advice on problem debt