Leeds Trinity University wants every individual to be able to go to university. We get to see our graduates go on to life-changing opportunities and face new challenges head-on. Our additional support for young people helps full-time care leavers that are considering university as the next step.
Help and support
Leeds Trinity's Student Recruitment team offer care leavers an enhanced package of advice and guidance throughout the admissions process and while studying with us. We provide:
Fees and funding for 2017-18
Care Leaver's Bursary
Leeds Trinity offers a Care Leavers Bursary of £1,000 per year for all of our
undergraduate courses. To qualify you must meet the following criteria:
- be a UK or EU student on a full-time or sandwich course
- be paying the tuition fees yourself or with the help of a sponsor
- have a former relevant care leaver status according to the Children (Leaving Care) Act 2000
- be aged 25 or under at the time of your course enrolment
- be receiving a full maintenance support package in the relevant academic year
Academic Achievement Awards
Leeds Trinity recognises and rewards hard work. We give away a £1,000 payment for high-achieving students starting a full-time honours undergraduate course in September 2018 through our Academic Achievement Award.
You'll be eligible to receive the award if you've achieved AAB at A level or the equivalent over three awards. There is no need to apply for the bursary as it will be automatically administered for all eligible students.
Leeds Trinity Bursary
You may be eligible for a Leeds Trinity Bursary. The Leeds Trinity Bursary is a cash award of £1,000 for the second year for all eligible students with a household income of £25,000 or less.
More details are available from Student Finance
You can always contact our Care Leaver Co-ordinator with questions and enquiries on
+44 (0) 113 283 7186 or email G.Elvidge@leedstrinity.ac.uk