Emergency short term loans

Details of emergency financial help that may be available to you.

Money Advice and Guidance can offer short-term loans from the University Hardship Fund if your maintenance loan is delayed and if you have no other means of financial support.  Loans can also be offered in some other exceptional circumstances.  Loans are interest free and a repayment date will be arranged for when your maintenance loan is received.  For further information please email money@liverpool.ac.uk

Guild of Students emergency loans

The guild can offer short-term (four weeks) emergency loans of £25 for students in immediate hardship. This money can be used for food and other essential items. Contact guildadvice@liv.ac.uk for more information.

Extend your overdraft

Try asking your bank if it is possible to extend your overdraft limit on a temporary basis.


If you have run out of money or you have any  other concerns about your money you can speak to an adviser:

UK students:  money@liverpool.ac.uk

International students:  iagteam@liverpool.ac.uk

Or you can book an appointment via The Hub

Speak to a Money Advice and Guidance advisor

If you are unable to find an answer to your query on our web pages email money@liverpool.ac.uk or book an online confidential one-one appointment.