SLC publishes official statistics about the financial support received by students/learners and the progress of student loan balances and repayment.



Summary statistics on the number of customers who have over-repaid their income contingent student loan via the PAYE system at the end of their repayment term, the total amount over-paid, average over-repayment and the total pending refund from FY 15-16 to 19-20.

Document type: Official

Organisation: Student Loans Company

Release date: 27th May 2021 09:30

State: confirmed

Forthcoming publications

Our latest releases of official statistics are available in the statistics release calendar.

Statistical collections

Student support

Student loans debt and repayment

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Archived statistics

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Policies and procedures for SLC statistics

We adhere to the [UK Statistics Authority Code of Practice for Statistics](

Read more about our compliance with the code of practice or the latest code of practice breach reports.

Also see Policy changes affecting student finance for historical student finance policy changes.


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