University Centre Support
As a student at Southport College University Centre you will have access to a range of support including careers advice and guidance as well as learning, financial and personal support if applicable.
If you need support at any point during your time with us you can speak to your tutor or the Student Information Centre team who can refer you to our personal support services.
Learning support for Higher Education students is funded through Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA) which is a grant to help pay for additional equipment and support needed as a result of disability, ongoing health condition, sensory impairment, mental health condition or specific learning difficulty.
Paula Eley is here to help guide you through the process, so please do conatct her if you feel you will need help.
There are a range of financial support options available to higher education students at Southport College University Centre including student finance for tuition and living expenses and for eligible students help with childcare and assistance for parents and those with adult dependents. Please contact our guidance team who will be happy to help.
Careers Advice & Employability
When you study at Southport College University Centre you are studying for a qualification that gets you ready for work. Because the courses we offer are vocational you gain the skills employers want as well as the theory that underpins them.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who can I talk to about the support available at Southport College University Centre?
Our Student Information Centre staff can talk you through the different support options available at the University Centre. You can visit them in person or contact them by phone 01704 392704 or email email@example.com.
How do I apply for support?
How you apply depends on the type of support you are applying for. There are specific application processes for each type of support such as DSA or childcare funding. The Student Information Centre can explain the application process for any support you are eligible for or you can discuss when you attend your course interview.
How do I apply for Student Finance?
Applying for a tuition loan and maintenance loan/grant must be done through the Student Finance website. For more information or to start your application click here.
Student Information Centre
Monday, Friday 8.15am-5.00pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8.15am-7.00pm
Monday to Thursday 8.30am-5.00pm