Health and Welfare

How to apply for the Hardship Fund

To apply please read the Hardship Fund guidance, then follow and complete the Hardship Fund Application Form.


Unfortunately, it cannot be guaranteed that all applicants will be eligible for the funds, as outlined in the guidance.

If you would like advice or support with your application please contact +44 (0)1204 903 484 or email UOBSSF@bolton.ac.uk to discuss your individual circumstances and what support services or bursaries may be available at this time..

The University of Bolton offers a range of scholarships and bursaries that you may be eligible for, please visit our fees and funding page for details or you can find printed fact sheets in the Student Centre in Chancellor’s Mall or request copies from studentfunding@bolton.ac.uk.

International students can find more details on our international fees and finance page.

You can also chat with our staff directly every Wednesday from 2 pm - 4 pm and periodically throughout the working week.

Alternatively, chat with our current students who will be able to share this information with you and any other course-related queries.

Or book onto one of our Open Days or Course Advice Days to find out more and speak with the team.

If you have any questions, please get in touch with our Student Finance Team on 01204 903 497, 01204 903 499 or email studentfunding@bolton.ac.uk.

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