Skip to main content

I Need Financial Support

We know that a lot of our students are struggling financially at the minute. There are a number of ways to get some financial assistance. 

QUB Student Financial Support Funds 
Find out about the University’s Student Financial Support Fund here. 

SU Advice operates as a referral agency for South Belfast Foodbank. If you are in a financial position where you can't afford to by food, email us at and we'll discuss with you the possibility of a referral to the food bank.

Another referral agency for the South Belfast Foodbank is Forward South Partnership. Get in touch with Emily Brown, Strategic Health Officer: 07394569153 or

Some specific groups of students, who meet strict eligibility criteria, may apply for social security benefit, such as Universal Credit. We would advise you to seek advice from SU Advice before applying for any social security benefits.

If you have any other financial concerns, or need further advice on any of the above, please contact SU Advice.