Supporting students with first payments

The first in a series of blogs as the Student Loans Company starts to make Maintenance Loan payments to students. 

The Student Loans Company (SLC) is warning Freshers and all students to be on their guard against phishing scams

Peter Lauener appointed Chair of the Student Loans Company

New Chair of the Student Loans Company appointed The Department for Education has today confirmed that Peter Lauener has been appointed as Chair of the Student Loans Company (SLC), taking over the role from Professor Andrew Wathey, who has held the position on an interim basis since 1 February 2020. Professor Wathey replaced Christian Brodie, who served as Chair for six years from January 2014.

Rona Ruthen and Gary Page appointed as Non-Executive Directors of the Student Loans Company

The Department for Education (DfE) has confirmed the appointment of Rona Ruthen and Gary Page as Non-Executive Directors of the Student Loans Company.

Professor Andrew Wathey CBE appointed interim Chair of the Student Loans Company

The Department for Education has today confirmed that Professor Andrew Wathey has been appointed as the Chair of the Student Loans Company (SLC), on an interim basis, with effect from 1 February. Professor Wathey replaces Christian Brodie, who served as Chair for six years from January 2014.

#SignLanguageWeek signing the way to student finance

The Student Loans Company (SLC) is supporting Sign Language Week 2019 (18 - 24 March) with the launch of a new suite of British Sign Language (BSL) videos aimed at prospective students with deafness and hearing loss in England.

New Head of Corporate Affairs at the Student Loans Company

Adam Treslove has been appointed Head of Corporate Affairs for the Student Loans Company.  SLC is headquartered in Glasgow, with further offices in Darlington and Llandudno Junction.

The Student Loans Company invites part-time and postgraduate students to apply for student finance

The Student Loans Company (@SLCcomms) is asking part-time and postgraduate students in England to apply now for student finance.

Student Loans Company pays Maintenance Loan support to a record number of students

This week SLC has completed the majority of first term Maintenance Loan payments to new and returning students. So far this year we have advanced £2.8bn* of funding and we will continue to make payments to students who are starting courses in the coming weeks.

Student Loans Company appoints appoints Audrey McColl as new Chief Financial Officer

Student Loans Company (@SLCComms) appoints Audrey McColl as new Chief Financial Officer  The Student Loans Company (SLC) has appointed Audrey McColl to its Executive Leadership Team and Board as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for the Finance, Commercial and Enterprise Risk and Compliance teams to ensure that SLC operates within its agreed budget, has robust risk management and compliance procedures and that expenditure delivers best value for the taxpayer.  

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