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StudyPLUS

Step into the first year of your degree with confidence with StudyPLUS. Log in to your StudyPLUS account today to access great discounts, personalised book bundles and materials specially curated for you and your course.

 

StudyPLUS is available for students joining us in academic year 2021/22

Use StudyPLUS to buy books, stationery, study tools and more from our online store. You can also top up your account with additional funds to spend on the huge range of learning resources and everyday living items that StudyPLUS offers.

New undergraduate students starting in 2021/22

If you are a Home student starting university for the first time on an undergraduate or Integrated Foundation Year programme, you will be eligible to £20 of funds to be spent on a range of transition to higher education book bundles. This is to help you start your University career with a flourish.

Integrated Foundation Year (IFY) and Year 1 MBChB Medicine student book bundles

IFY and Year 1 Medicine students will receive free specially curated book bundles designed to help with the first stage of the university degree. These will be able to collect at designated times as part of the induction into the courses.

How do I access my StudyPLUS account?

If you are eligible for the £20 transitional book fund you receive an email from StudyPLUS or the University outlining what steps you will need to do. For all other students, you will need to register through the StudyPLUS website using your university email and password to allow you to access through Single Sign on in the future. 

FAQs

Who is eligible for StudyPLUS?

If you are a fee-paying, new to University undergraduate student in academic year 202/22 then you will receive a StudyPLUS award. It is open to home students who are studying on-campus at Sunderland. PGCE, Masters and PhD students are not eligible.

What if I’m a continuing student?

Please refer to these continuing student guidance notes on StudyPLUS.

What is it worth?

You will receive £20 of funds in Semester 1 to spend in the StudyPLUS online store.

When can I access my funds?

Your funds will be available to you within 48 hours of enrolling at the University.

What can I buy?

You can choose from a wide selection of textbooks, stationery and other learning materials.

What happens if I don't spend the money by the end of the academic year?

If you don’t spend all your StudyPlus funds this academic year, then they will be removed. It is recommended that you obtain your Transition to Higher Education books as early as possible so you have time to read through them and prepare for university.

Is this a loan? Do I have to pay it back?

Your StudyPLUS fund is not a loan and you do not have to pay it back! StudyPLUS is there to support you in stocking up on study and other university essentials.

Where can I spend my StudyPLUS funds?

Online at the StudyPLUS website.

Contact us

For queries about your StudyPLUS account or specific products please email:

studyplus@sunderland.ac.uk 

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