Eligibility

You are eligible for the Disabled Students Allowances if you meet all the following criteria:

You can provide evidence of a disability, a long term health condition, a sensory impairment, a mental health condition, or a specific learning difficulty which affects your ability to study

You are taking a full-time or part-time undergraduate or postgraduate course in the UK (including Open University and distance learning courses) that lasts at least one year

You normally live in the UK

You qualify for student finance (though you do not actually have to receive it)