NUS Arts and Social Sciences: Quick Start-Up Guide for Freshmen (with Nicole)
Watch this short video for a quick introduction to resources available to FASS students and that are especially helpful for Freshmen.
In Semester 1, AY2020-2021, FASS is adopting e-learning and e-assessment for the vast majority of undergraduate modules. This is a unique situation that may pose challenges for students, and FASS is committed to supporting you through these challenges as much as possible. Here are some available resources; more will be added as they come online.
NUS Financial Aid Schemes
NUS has a range of financial aid schemes, including bursaries, subsidies, and loans that may cover tuition fees and other expenses required to effectively study at home. If you and/or your family’s financial situation has been adversely impacted by the COVID-19 situation, you may want to consider applying for Financial Aid in AY2020-2021.
Click here for more information on NUS’ Financial Aid schemes, as well as their application process.
NUSSU Unity Relief Fund
The NUS Students’ Union has launched the NUSSU Unity Relief Fund, which provides a one-time disbursement for undergraduates whose families have suffered retrenchment or substantial income loss due to the COVID-19 situation.
Click here for further details on the Unity Relief Fund and how to apply for it.
NUS IT Notebook Ownership Scheme
NUS Information Technology offers a range of notebooks for students to purchase. Students may apply for an interest-free loan if they need one, and the notebooks will be set up by NUS IT to provide access to university resources and services.
Click here for more information on the scheme, the notebooks available, and how to place an order.
Other Forms of Support