Third Level Access is co-funded by the Department of Education and Skills and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.
APPLICATIONS FOR THE STUDENT ASSISTANCE FUND (SAF) WILL OPEN ON TUESDAY THE 1ST OF OCTOBER 2019.
Please click HERE to commence you application
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 4:00PM THURSDAY 26TH March 2020
The objective of the Fund is to provide financial support to both Full-time and Part-time undergraduate or postgraduate students in need of such support. The fund is intended to support students whose participation in higher education would otherwise be at risk as a direct result of financial difficulties.
The Fund supports students who are experiencing difficulty in meeting the day-to-day expenses associated with attending college, or who encounter unforeseen circumstances ressulting in short or longer-term financial difficulties, (e.g. family difficulties, bereavement, accidents or health problems).
Application to the Fund is open to Full-time and Part-time registered students on courses of not less than one year's duration leading to an undergraduate or postgraduate qualification.
Please Note: Only one application per academic year is accepted.
IN ORDER TO PROCESS APPLICATIONS, PLEASE ENSURE THE FOLLOWING:
Applications must be accompanied by the required documentation. This may include a P21, certificate of receipt of Social Welfare payment or a Notice of Assessment. If the required documentation is not attached, there will be a delay in assessing your application. Students who are experiencing difficulty with financial documentation should contact the Access Office at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
PLEASE NOTE THAT FUNDING IS NOT AVAILABLE TO ASSIST WITH THE FOLLOWING TYPES OF COSTS:
A confirmation email will be sent to your student email account on submission of an application.
Click Here to begin creating your application
Please Note: Only ONE application per academic year is accepted!
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 4:00PM THURSDAY 28th March 2019
UNABLE TO LOGIN TO SAF APPLICATION?
If you have a problem logging on to the SAF application Please note the following :
1 It is not recommended to use Mobile Phones when applying for the SAF.
2 The recommended browser is Internet Explorer. If using Chrome, some functionality may be affected.
3 PhD students need to login with their UL student ID.
4 If none of above are the issue please send a screenshot to email@example.com
Data Protection - Please note: