Student Universal Support Ireland endured months of criticism in its inaugural year due to serious failures in the systems set up to pay student grants.

The student grant awarding body Susi says it is two months ahead of where it was in the processing of grants last year, with many changes to the syste(...)

File photo  of the front square at Trinity College Dublin with graduates. Photograph: Frank Miller /	The Irish Times

The body that awards third level student grants says it has “improved” the application process by increasing staff and reducing paperwork .Students wh(...)

Students whose grants have been delayed due to ongoing problems at Susi have made complaints to the Ombudsman. File photograph of UCD campus, Belfield. Photograph: Frank Miller /The Irish Times

Five students whose grants have been delayed due to ongoing problems at the body that processes them have made complaints to the Ombudsman.Student Uni(...)