Step into the first year of your degree with confidence. StudyPlus is a personal fund for Integrated Foundation Year and First Year students to spend on study essentials and books on the University's StudyPlus online store. Click below to find out more information about the scheme.

StudyPlus Scholarship 2018/19

StudyPlus is a personal fund for each Year 1 student to spend on study essentials and textbooks in the University's StudyPlus online store. Students on the Integrated Foundation Year will receive £200 of funds plus a bundle of study skills books worth £80. First year undergraduate students will receive £150 of funds.

Who is eligible?

All first-year home, EU and international undergraduate students starting in 2018 on a University of Sunderland course in Year 1. Higher Degree Apprenticeship, PGCE, Masters and PHD levels, and programmes delivered at our Partners Colleges, are not eligible for this scholarship.

Do I need to apply?

You do not need to apply; this Scholarship is awarded automatically to all eligible students.

How do I receive this Scholarship?

Following enrolment and collection of your campus card, you will be directed to a StudyPlus adviser. You will receive a personalised StudyPlus card which will give you access to your StudyPlus Student Store account via:

How do I access the funds?

We have set up your account for you. You will have received an email to your University email address - eg from John Smith where your funds will be available. You just need to find the email using the log in details we have provided for you and spend!

Is this a loan? Do I have to pay it back?

Your StudyPLUS funds are not a loan and you do not have to pay it back. StudyPLUS is being introduced to support you in stocking up on study and other university essentials.

Further information:

For further information, visit or contact the StudyPlus team for any enquiries at ku/ca/dnalrednus//sulpyduts.