You don’t have to be rich to come to Oxford! At Lincoln we accept applicants based on their academic merits, not their financial position. Nevertheless, sorting out your finances for university is a serious matter. You’ll need to use the information on the University of Oxford website to help you to do this and to guide you through the process. The university has a very useful fees calculator to help you to work out how much money you will need.
The University and the Colleges fund a very generous package of financial support for UK and EU students from lower-income households, supplementing the loans and grants available from the UK Government.
Lincoln College is able to offer a range of substantial bursaries to students from lower-income households, awarded in addition to the standard Oxford University package. These awards are made possible by the generosity of alumni and friends of the College.
All Lincoln students are able to benefit from a variety of scholarships, awards and grants that can help to make things easier for you in financial terms or that will reward hard work and academic excellence:
Hardship Funds – in case of unforeseen financial problems