Student Life

There’s so much potential at Staffordshire University to explore and so many new things to try. You’ll have fun times, make new friends and create memories for life.

Fees and finance

Staffordshire University believes university should be accessible to all learners, from all walks of life, no matter their financial situation.

To help you apply for the correct funding, and stay on top of your finances while you study, we've created comprehensive guides to everything you need to know about applying for student finance, accessing financial support as a disabled student, or student parent, and how best to budget for university.

Cost of Living support

We are commited to reducing the hardship caused by the current rise in the cost of living. We have introduced a wide range of iniatives to support our students including subsidised food options, free period products, and support for those experiencing digital poverty.

Cost of living support

Global Connections

All Staffordshire University students can take advantage of our exciting global opportunities.

We have a range of international work and study placements which will enhance your cultural awareness, help you gain new skills, and improve your employability.

Discover global opportunities
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Student Ambassador Scheme

Meet new people, gain valuable work experience and develop your skills, all while earning money. 

Our student ambassador scheme has a wide range of roles available, from supporting on-campus events to administration roles.

Learn about our student ambassador scheme

Hear from our students

Don't just take our word for it. Hear what our students have to say through their own vlogs, on our student hosted podcast, or by chatting to them directly.

in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2024

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021