Statistics at SLC

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



In year statistics on the number of notifications of student withdrawals provided to SLC by HEPs for the purpose of student finance in AY 18/19, 19/20 and 20/21, from course start date up to and including 28/02/2021.

The statistics include students ordinarily domiciled in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the EU who receive student finance from Student Finance England (SFE), Student Finance Wales (SFW) and Student Finance Northern Ireland (SFNI).

Document type: Official

Organisation: Student Loans Company

Release date: 11 March 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

Other statistics

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Archived statistics

You can find statistics published since April 2017 on GOV.UK. Our archived statistics are available from the UK Government Web Archive.

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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