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LIVE Smart: Student Funding

Student guide to living and studying in Dundee/aligned with LEARN Smart

Student Funding Service

The Dundee University Student Funding Unit provides financial advice and guidance to all students. To find out more about the services on offer, visit their websiteOr you can book an appointment, pop in, call or email:

Opening Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:00 - 16:00

Tel: +44 (0)1382 384801

Email: studentfunding@dundee.ac.uk

Where to find us: Support Hub, OTI Building (see campus map)

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Tuition Fees and Loans

REMEMBER you need to reapply for funding EVERY YEAR! 

Make sure your funding applications for tuition fees and student loans are in well before the deadline (usually the end of June) to guarantee your funding being in place by the start of the next academic year.

 

Save The Student

Student money information and ideas

Save The Student!

Money Saving Expert

Money Saving Expert.com

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Student Checklist - 60 tips to stretch your student loan

Budgeting

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Try the OnTrees smartphone app - you can tailor it to suit your budget and keep track of your spending to help make that student loan go a little further.

 

DUSA Advice - Money

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DUSA have loads of money saving tips for students, see the DUSA Money Advice webpage.

Opening a Student Bank Account

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There are loads of different student bank accounts available, each comes with different benefits or rewards. This is one website with a comparison of different student accounts.

To set up a bank account you will need to bring 2 forms of ID (one with proof of address) and proof of your student status.

The Money Advice Service

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Student Finance Guide

 

 

Student Discounts

Visit the links below to see some of the discounts available

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https://www.myunidays.com/

https://www.studentbeans.com/

http://www.nus.org.uk/en/nus-extra/