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Not every student can rely on financial support from parents to pay their way through college, many students obtain grants or financial aid to help support themselves. The main costs you will incur include fees, accommodation and general living expenses.
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Back to Education Allowance
Going to college is an exciting time whether you are staying at home or moving away but it can be tough financially if you don’t have a regular income and you are on a tight budget. With so many new costs and financial products to consider it can be hard to manage your cash.
Higher Education Grants are awarded at undergraduate and postgraduate level. The single grant awarding authority is Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI). In addition to free tuition at undergraduate level, the principal support available is a means-tested maintenance grant.
The Student Assistance Fund provides financial assistance for full-time higher education students who are experiencing financial difficulties whilst attending college. This fund is also available to part-time students who are lone parents or members of the other access target groups.