Welcome to Leicester Bursary

The University of Leicester is offering bursaries of £500 as a contribution towards the cost of starting university to all students joining us through Clearing.

Eligibility criteria 

  • You must be a new student starting a full time undergraduate campus-based course in September 2018. 
  • You must have been made an offer at Leicester and accepted it through the Clearing process
  • You must be registered as a student at the University of Leicester on 1 October 2018 to receive your award. 


There is no need to apply for this bursary. We’ll notify you of the award at the start of term.

The bursary 

Bursaries will be paid at the end of October 2018.

The payment will be made to the bank account you specified when you applied to Student Finance.

If you haven’t applied to Student Finance, we’ll be in touch nearer the start of term to make alternative arrangements.