We are aware that students will be suffering a ranging of challenges as a result of Covid-19 and the College will look to support students where possible. In light of the recent Scottish Government announcement on student support, we are pleased to be able to give some guidance on how WCS will be taking approach to support our students during these times.
We are pleased to issue guidance to clarify the availability of student support funding for three categories of students:
a) 2019-20 FE/HE Students Claiming Universal Credit (UC) throughout the Summer returning in academic session 2020-21
Support for students in period between UC application being made and receipt of award - Bridging the Funding Gap
b) 2019-20 Deferred Students
Students from 2019-20 who are returning to College during the summer to complete units of their course
c) 2020-21 Returning Students
Students who were undertaking studies during 2019-20 and due to the impact of Covid-19 are required to return to College to complete their studies.
For further information on the Student Support Categories please CLICK HERE