Frequently asked questions

These frequently asked questions relate to loans and financial aid awards offered by Oxford Brookes University.

For information regarding United States loans, please see United States Student Loans.

Graduating students - deadlines

The purpose of financial aid is to help students reach the end of their course. If you are graduating, you therefore need to apply in time for your application to be considered by your completion date.

Deadlines are usually at least 4 weeks before your completion date. If you're unsure of your completion date or of the application deadline, do email us at

Date for completing your course Deadline for receipt of your financial aid application and all supporting documents
September 2022 Friday 19 August 2022
December 2022 Friday 18 November 2022
January 2023 Friday 16 December 2022
May 2023 Friday 14 April 2023
June 2023 Friday 12 May 2023
July 2023 Friday 16 June 2023