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    Good evening everyone, I am trying to apply for a student loan and maintenance as I am going to start a University course in September, and I have many many doubts. As I am an EU student I read already that is impossible to get the maintenance support but my case is quite different: I came to the UK in 2016 as aupair for 7 months till February 2017, then I started to work for a company and I am still working at the moment. I don't receive any financial support from my parents. My dad has died (but I never had any relation with him, last time I saw him was 15 years ago), I keep in touch with my mom regularly but she never sent me money or something like that. I feel like I am an independent person since I was 20 (I will be 22 next month). I am paying for everything rent, bills, council tax etc. I wish I could have that maintenance support because I will need the money (although I am going to work part time) because I don't have anybody to support me. I will appreciate every information or help in order to sort out this issue. Thank you very much!
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    Apply as a migrant worker, not EU student and you will get your maintenance loan/grant without any problems.
 
 
 

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