First year student? Help with travel costs to IM Marsh is available!

Tuesday 20-10-2015 - 12:37

If you’re a first year student living in a city centre halls of residence and studying a full-time undergraduate programme you’re entitled to a one-off contribution towards travel costs during the 2015/16 academic year. Providing you meet the eligibility criteria outlined below you are entitled to claim £125.


Student eligibility criteria

  •  you must be living in a city-centre hall of residence

  •  you must be studying an undergraduate programme full-time at Level 4 at the IM Marsh campus

  •  full-time home, EU and international students are eligible to apply


How to make a claim

To claim this contribution, you must:


  •   complete your enrolment at the University for the 2015/2016 academic year

  •  send an email from your LJMU email account to with the following information:

  1.          Full name

  2.         Date of birth

  3.         LJMU student ID number (six digits)

  4.          Name of the hall where you will be living during the 2015/16 academic year

You will also need to send a photo of a valid travel pass (or season ticket) clearly showing your name, photo and the expiry date. When emailing your photo please make sure that you also include all of the above details to enable your claim is processed.

Eligible travel passes

Please note that you can claim this contribution for travel passes (or season tickets) of any type and duration - weekly, monthly, term-time or annual. Please go to the Merseytravel website to see the range of passes and tickets available.

How you will be notified if your claim is successful

Once your payment has been approved, you will receive an email to your LJMU account with details about when your cheque will be available for collection from the IM Marsh Library.

Deadline for making a claim:  MONDAY 30th NOVEMBER


If you have any enquiries about the travel award please email:

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