Care Leavers

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If you are a care leaver, joining the University of Roehampton, or any other London based university, this September, you could join our care leaver transition programme. Find out more here.

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Financial Support

Care Leavers who enrol on Undergraduate programmes at the University of Roehampton are eligible for the University of Roehampton Care Leaver Bursary, worth £2,000 per academic year, as well as priority for the Hardship Grants if all of the criteria are met. Please note that this is in addition to any other entitlement to financial support you may have.

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Care Leaver students are given priority for a place in halls and 365-day accommodation is available on request. Students are invited to move in one week early and take part in a transition induction programme. The University offers 14 weeks of free accommodation or 52 weeks of accommodation at the cost of 38 week contract to care leavers. 

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Specialist Support

Our dedicated and experienced Student Support team will be available to support you through your transition to the University of Roehampton and throughout your time here. You can access counselling and mental health advice as a priority.

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