Financial Well-being

Top 5 tips:

  1. Ensure that you have all that you are entitled to and set up a student bank account
  2. Know your income and outgoings! - You can then work out the balance.
  3. Know how & when you are going to make up any shortfall - Set up a budget sheet and stick to it. Be realistic.
  4. Consider on-line banking to keep track of just how much money you have at any given time!
  5. Don't bury your head in the sand when things go wrong - act. ask for help. - Student Support can advise and guide you on financial matters.

Why not try:

  • Using a 'Budget sheet' - one can be downloaded on Learning Space or can be picked up from the Student Support resources area.
  • Discuss with a member of your family or a friend and make any adjustments for yourself as an individual.
  • Do these on a weekly basis!

Essential information and resources:

LearningSpace > Student Support > Finance & Welfare

For a budget sheet to download - Learning Space > Student Support > How to survive student life