16-18 Travel Support Bursary

16-18 Travel Support Bursary

All full time 16/18-year-old learners will be issued with an electronic* West Midlands Travel bus pass for term 1 to help with the transition to college.  The bus pass will be issued to a mobile device.

NX Bus mTicket App

To receive the bus pass learners should install the Travel West Midlands Mticket app (icon above) on their phone and create an account within the app using their college Email Address, all college email addresses start with a learner number (for example 00123456) followed by @dudleylearners.co.uk.

The app needs to be on the learner’s phone not a parents or guardians. Links for the app are as follows:

*Learners who do not have access to a smartphone should contact the student finance team at studentfinanceteam@dudleycol.ac.uk  or can call to speak to a member of the team on 01384 363 555 about alternative bus pass types.

Continuing travel support for terms 2 and 3 is confirmed once a 16/18 bursary application is submitted with household income evidence, so an income assessment can be carried out.

Bursary forms are available to college learners via the student MyDudleyCollege dashboard, alternatively a direct link can be emailed to learners. Link requests should be emailed to the student finance team at studentfinanceteam@dudleycol.ac.uk.