Support available for mature students

The University offers an extensive support network for all students when they arrive at the University.

The links below cover a selection of the main areas of interest for mature students. If you cannot find what you are looking for please do not hesitate to contact us.


University accommodation is for all students. Have a look at our information to help you find your new home in Sheffield.


Careers and employability have never been so important. You can start thinking about your development and future from day one and our expert help will support you every step of the way.


The University of Sheffield is committed to supporting students who have children and/or caring responsibilities.

Disabilities, Dyslexia, and Additional Support

Let us know if you have any specific requirements and find out what support you may be entitled to.


Find out more about finance and funding for study at the University of Sheffield. We've also got a handy student funding calculator to help you find out how much cash support you could get.

If you are intending to study part-time, find out more about bursaries for undergraduate students studying within the Department for Lifelong Learning (DLL) starting in September 2015.

Student Life

Make the most of your university experience.

Welfare and Support for Mature Students

Find out what support is available for students studying at the University of Sheffield.