The School also has an excellent record of providing specialist support services that complement and underpin the core provision available through the academic departments.

Childcare >

The Glasgow School of Art has a discretionary Childcare Fund that is used to help pay for registered childcare for home (UK) Undergraduate students.  This session home Postgraduate students enrolled on programmes eligible for a SAAS Postgraduate Tuition Fee Loan (list of programmes eligible for PTFL) are also eligible to apply for childcare funding.

The priority groups for childcare support are:

  • lone parents
  • mature students
  • students who have declared a disability

However, this is not to the exclusion of other eligible students.

If you are not eligible to apply to the Childcare Fund please contact Student Welfare ( to discuss what alternative support may be available.

Students can also request information regarding local schools and nurseries from Student Welfare.