Thank you for choosing our Student Account. Please read the information below before proceeding to apply.
Are you eligible?
Before you start your application, please make sure:
TickYou're a permanent UK resident student. A permanent UK resident is someone who has been ordinarily resident in the UK for three years or more prior to commencing study
TickYou're completing a full-time undergraduate higher education course of at least two years' duration, or a full-time postgraduate course at a university or college of higher education in the UK.
Confirming your identity
We need to verify your student status. If you applied to your course through UCAS we can do this for you completely online. To do this we need you to:
TickUpload your UCAS AS12 Confirmation Letter (you can access you letter at https://track.ucas.com/)
Alternatively, you can give us your 16 digit UCAS Status Code. This has been emailed to you by UCAS. If you have lost the email, contact UCAS who will reissue within 24 hours.
To fight fraud and money laundering, we are required by law to confirm your identity. We can usually do this online if you have the following to hand:
TickA current debit or credit card
TickA valid passport or UK driving licence
If you don’t have these, you can still apply online and provide your ID in-branch or by post.
Other things you need
To complete your application you’ll need to provide:
- Your ‘Term time address’ if you do not know this, please just enter your home address
- Your full address for the past 3 years
- Important information if you're considering opening an account in Scotland.
Do we already know you?