We know that money, finances and budgeting is an important part of student life. It's important to know that you're not on your own and there is support available to you.
Budgeting your money and paying your bills
If you’re living by yourself or adapting to a student budget for the first time, controlling your finances and looking after utility bills can be a daunting responsibility.
Luckily, there’s plenty of advice about creating and sticking to a budget on LJMU Student & Wellbeing's pages, including contact information for the Money Advice Team if you need more personalised advice surrounding this the team are well equipped to help you.
Support from LJMU
There is a dedicated team of staff in the Student Advice and Wellbeing department at LJMU to help you understand everything you need to know about fees and funding. Whether you're an undergraduate, postgraduate, UK student or international, they're there to support you with getting to grips with everything, from bursaries and benefits to tuition fees and scholarships.
You may be able to borrow money to help pay for tuition fees and to help with living costs. You might also get extra money on top of this, for example if you’re on a low income, are disabled or have children.
More Helpful Resources from Which?
- Use this student calculator to help you plan and budget whilst you're at Uni
- Look up the student fees and finance for where you live
- Read these student banking tips