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Study type
Undergraduate (UK/EU)

Household income of £25,000 or less

Applied automatically

About this award

This is a non-repayable award worth £1,000 for students with a household income of less than £25,000, intended to help with course-related costs.

The award is paid in the first year of study and you can choose to take it as cash, an accommodation discount, tuition fee waiver, or as a combination of these options.


How to apply

No need to! It's applied automatically if you've shared your household income details with Student Finance England.


This award is available to UK/EU students starting an undergraduate degree in 2020 who have a household income of less than £25,000.

Unfortunately, the following groups of students are ineligible for the University of Hull Studentship.

  • Students undertaking partial awards. Only students registered for full three- or four-year degree programmes are eligible 

  • Students who fail to submit information to permit calculation of residual household income (RHI) or whose assessment gives an RHI of £25,000 or more p.a.  

  • Students directly continuing from one course to another (for example from foundation degree to HND onto the second or final year of an honours degree)

  • Students transferring in from another institution

  • Students undertaking a postgraduate qualification

  • Students from Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Channel Islands or the Isle of Man

  • Part-time students studying at less than 25% intensity of the full-time equivalent

  • Students whose fees are paid or part-paid through a sponsorship arrangement

  • Students who have previously undertaken University-level study (including Open University credits)

  • Any student not paying tuition fees of £9,250 per year (or pro-rata equivalent)

  • Foundation Degree students

  • Students on programmes where admission is not administered exclusively by the University of Hull (e.g. programmes in Hull York Medical School)    

Students receiving the Attainment or Merit Scholarship will not also receive the Studentship. 

Find out more

Questions about this award? Email or call 01482 463002.