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Money Advice and Assistance

Joyce Lapeyre, Money Adviser provides financial advice and assistance to all students. All advice is confidential. Advice is available on:

  • Pre-entry guidance.
  • Student funding - for example, entitlements to loan/grants.
  • Budgeting.
  • Entitlement to benefits.
  • Maximising your income.
  • Managing your money.
  • Banking facilities.
  • Debt problems.
  • Applying to trust funds, etc. 
  • Council tax problems.
  • Students and Tax Employment issues.
  • Accommodation queries.

Joyce Lapeyre also manages and allocates the various funds that the University is responsible for. These include the Discretionary Fund, Childcare Fund, Accommodation Award Hardship fund, International Student Hardship Fund, Welfare Grant and the University Loan Fund.

So, if you are experiencing or anticipate that you will experience financial difficulties then please make an appointment to see the Money Adviser, Joyce Lapeyre. To make an appointment, telephone 01334 46(2720) or email

All information disclosed is confidential and subject to the University Confidentiality Policy.

If you are looking for part-time, temporary or casual work in St Andrews and the surrounding area, have a look at the Careers Centre page.