The HEA recognises that the COVID-19 crisis is having a significant impact on the delivery of access and support services to vulnerable students from target groups. As a result, a number of initiatives have been put in place to mitigate this disruption.

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Mature Students Study

Consultation Process - new National Access Plan 2022-2026

National Access Plan

Progress Review

Programme for Access to Higher Education (PATH)

Student Assistance Fund

The Student Assistance Fund provides financial support to full or part-time students who are experiencing financial difficulties while attending higher education.

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Fund for Students with Disabilities

The Fund for Students with Disabilities ensures students with disabilities have the necessary assistance and equipment to enable them to access, fully participate in and successfully complete their chosen course of study.

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Access Publications

Access News

Access Statistics

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