What student support is available?

Personal Adviser

Whether you’re on a study programme or an apprenticeship, you will be allocated an adviser to help you get the most out of your time at college. They can help with:

  • Careers information and guidance
  • Applications for employment or higher education
  • Support with academic difficulties
  • Help with personal problems and difficulties
  • Bursary, Learner Support Fund and free meals

Financial Support

If you are worried about the costs associated with attending College, don’t worry, you may be eligible for financial support.

There is a range of financial support available including:

  • Half fare bus pass
  • Bursary fund
  • Free meals
  • Discounts from local suppliers for stationary, protective clothing and drawing equipment

Inclusive Learning Service (ILS)

The College works hard to ensure everyone has the support they need to learn, achieve and enjoy college life.

The Inclusive Learning Support Service team are committed to working with students to help them overcome any barriers to learning they might face. You can develop your own Individual Support Plan and find ways of working that are unique to you and to meet your needs.

If you think you might need support, you can have a friendly and informal chat with the ILS team, they can be contacted on 0113 222 6029.

At Leeds College of Building, we offer you help and support, when you need it. leaving you free to concentrate on your work.