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Short-term loans to cover delays in loan or grant payments

Short-Term Emergency Loan

Goldsmiths has the facility to lend money to fully-enrolled students experiencing unexpected, short term financial difficulty due to a delay in the payment of a student loan, bursary, scholarship or grant.  Students in this position may apply for a Short-Term Emergency Loan to bridge this funding delay.

Please note that application to the fund is not a guarantee that a Short-Term Emergency Loan will be agreed.  If successful, the Short-Term Emergency Loan will be up to a maximum of £300, and a cash payment will be made within four working days.  The loan is interest free and must be repaid in full within two months of issue; the exact repayment date will be confirmed to you when the Short-Term Emergency Loan is issued. 

How to apply

You can obtain an application pack (application form and guidance notes) from the Student Centre. Please return your completed form and documentary evidence to the Student Centre.

Deadline for applying

The deadline for applying for a Short-Term Emergency Loan is Thursday 31 January 2019

For further details, please contact the Student Centre.

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