Student parents

If you have decided to study at University whilst raising your family, then you may have some concerns about your finances or your ability to juggle your work and family commitments. The Wellbeing team are here to offer support and advice for all parents and parents-to-be. Our Policy on support for pregnant students and new parents is a good place to start, and the categories below offer more detail on specific areas of student parent concern.

If your enquiry is related to finance, please contact the Student Finance Office for further information.



Get up-to-date information on our breastfeeding policy


Local childcare

Find out more about childcare options in the Huddersfield area


Planning your studies

Get school-based support around planning your studies and childcare commitments