This web page is an introduction. For more detailed information and legal guidance, download the full fact sheet at the side and bottom of this page.
This page provides an overview of on access to higher education but applies only to those studying in England. For guidance on eligibility for home fees and student finance in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, see UKCISA’s Information Sheets.
What do 'higher education', 'home fees' and 'student finance' mean?
Who is eligible for home fees and/or student finance?
Does having no recourse to public funds prevent access to higher education?
Care leavers and duties of social services
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