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 courseDeadline for receipt of your financial aid application and all supporting documents
September 2021 Friday 19 August 2021
December 2021 Friday 19 November 2021
May 2022 Friday 15 April 2022
June 2022 Friday 13 May 2022
July 2022 Friday 17 June 2022