Access to HE

Advanced Learner Loans

Learners, aged 19 and over, on Access to HE courses can apply for a loan from the Student Loans Company to cover the cost of course fees.

Advanced learner loans

  • Written-off if the learner progresses to complete a HE undergraduate course
  • Available to the maximum fee charged by the provider
  • Non-means tested 
  • Paid direct to the provider in monthly instalments whilst the learner is on the course
  • Not limited by prior attainment


Advanced Learner Loans Provider  ToolkitThe advanced learner loans provider toolkit contains a wide range of information, resources and tools for:

  • training providers who are new to loans funding
  •  training providers looking to grow their delivery of loans-funded learning




QAA Access to HE Conference 2021 

Watch this presentation given by Paul Smith from the Student Loans Company or check out their website
LPServices@slc.co.uk or find out more on GOV.UK

More recordings from the QAA Access to HE Conference 2021 can be found on YouTube.