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University Parental Contribution Calculator

How much the government expects you to contribute to your child's maintenance loan each year they're at university.

The amount of parental contribution needed varies depending on where you live.

Course length
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Use our parental contribution How much should I save calculator instead.
Where does (or will) your child live when they’re at uni?

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