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    Hi,

    I'm looking for some advice. I am in my first year of a degree and since probably the second week I was here I have felt that I don't like the course, I hate being away from home (2.5hrs) and I'm missing family, friends and my boyfriend too much.

    I have already secured a place at a different university, closer to home, for a course more suited to me for September 2017. I was going to try and complete this year at this university but right now I really don't want to.

    My question is, anyone else who has dropped out of university, where did you stand with finances once you left? Pretty much the only thing that is making me stay is that I'm under the impression I would have to repay all my loans back straight away as I wouldn't have completed the year.

    I'll be grateful for any advice people can give. Thank you.
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    The loans you got from your first term will be paid back in the normal way (after 21k a year)
    With the loan from this year student finance will demand it back from you, but they will let you set up a repayment plan.

    Also with you dropping out are you going to be able to afford your accommodation until the end of the contract?
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    (Original post by MegC95)
    Hi,

    I'm looking for some advice. I am in my first year of a degree and since probably the second week I was here I have felt that I don't like the course, I hate being away from home (2.5hrs) and I'm missing family, friends and my boyfriend too much.

    I have already secured a place at a different university, closer to home, for a course more suited to me for September 2017. I was going to try and complete this year at this university but right now I really don't want to.

    My question is, anyone else who has dropped out of university, where did you stand with finances once you left? Pretty much the only thing that is making me stay is that I'm under the impression I would have to repay all my loans back straight away as I wouldn't have completed the year.

    I'll be grateful for any advice people can give. Thank you.
    Hello,

    A previous poster has pretty much already answered your questions regarding student finance but they do make a good point, you have to think about your accommodation and paying that off.

    I understand that you want to leave but I'd seriously urge you to wait it out until the end of the year. That way you acquire your credits and have completed the year which is beneficial. I'd suggest pushing forward unless you really can't handle it anymore.
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    (Original post by MegC95)
    Hi,

    I'm looking for some advice. I am in my first year of a degree and since probably the second week I was here I have felt that I don't like the course, I hate being away from home (2.5hrs) and I'm missing family, friends and my boyfriend too much.

    I have already secured a place at a different university, closer to home, for a course more suited to me for September 2017. I was going to try and complete this year at this university but right now I really don't want to.

    My question is, anyone else who has dropped out of university, where did you stand with finances once you left? Pretty much the only thing that is making me stay is that I'm under the impression I would have to repay all my loans back straight away as I wouldn't have completed the year.

    I'll be grateful for any advice people can give. Thank you.
    Contact your student funding & welfare team as they would be able to advise you on this or even your student Union (Zoë- Glyndwr university)
 
 
 
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