National Statistics

Student loans in England: 2016 to 2017

Figures on student loans, repayments and outstanding debt in the 2016 to 2017 financial year.


Main text: SLC SFR 01/2017

Tables: SLC SFR 01/2017

Pre-release access list: SLC SFR 01/2017


This statistical first release covers students who usually live in England who are studying in higher and further education in the UK, and EU students studying in England.

It includes:

  • loans paid out
  • repayments of loans
  • borrower activity

We corrected a production error in this release on 8 February 2018. You can find full details of the correction within the main text document. This revision has no impact on the overall published totals.

Published 15 June 2017
Last updated 8 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Corrected a production error in the release, full details are available within the main text document.
  2. First published.