The Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (hefcw) have issued a circular providing information on the proposed changes to DSAs for English students and some potential implications of these changes for Welsh higher education providers.
- Further reading: Changes to support for English-domicilied disabled students from 2015/16 and 2016/17 [PDF]
The Welsh Government has also issued a call for evidence for an independent review of higher education funding and student finance arrangements – with implications for DSAs. Views and supporting evidence should be submitted by letter or email by 27th February 2015.
In addition to the call for evidence, the Review Panel will be holding ‘open agenda meetings’ in North and South Wales on the following dates where stakeholders can present further evidence:
23 July 2015 – North Wales
24 July 2015 – South Wales