Young people who came to UK as children apply to university only to discover they have no access to student finance

Escalating Home Office immigration fees are jeopardising the futures of many young people from Commonwealth countries who have lawfully grown up in the UK, putting them at risk of becoming “illegal”, say campaigners.

In the wake of the Windrush scandal, 16 to 24-year-olds called on Amber Rudd, the home secretary, to “freeze” their fees in a Downing Street protest designed to highlight how lawful young migrants are also under threat from the government’s hostile environment policy

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