Where to get help

You are not on your own. There is always a friendly face and listening ear nearby. Find out what services we have, what they do and how they can help you.

Where to get help in the Christmas holidays

The University is closed for the Christmas holidays from 5pm on Friday 21 December. It will re-open on Thursday 3 January 2019.
Find out where you can help and advice during the Christmas holidays

Talk to someone

Residential Life Advisers

Available if you are in University accommodation for a range of issues including homesickness, problems with your flatmates, or other wellbeing concerns.

Personal Tutors

All taught students have a Personal Tutor. They can help with any academic concerns and help your personal development.

Student Wellbeing Service

You can talk to a student wellbeing adviser about any wellbeing concern. They will listen and help you find the right support.


All research students have a supervisor. They are here to help with any academic concerns and help your personal development.

Just Ask

This Students' Union service can help with academic issues such as appeals and signpost you to external services.

Tell us anonymously

Bullying, harassment, assault and discrimination are not acceptable. If you see something you don't like, report it using our Report and Support tool.

Help yourself

Big White Wall

An online wellbeing service offering an anonymous and safe peer support community, available 24/7.

Self-help resources

Information you can access and use immediately to help yourself, or while you wait for further support.

Our specialist services

Students' Health Service

If you are struggling with anxiety, depression or with other mental health conditions, a doctor can help. The Students' Health Service also provides other medical advice and treatment.

Student Counselling Service

Offers short-term counselling sessions and therapeutic groups. They can help with a range of issues including bereavement and confidence issues.

Multifaith Chaplaincy

Offers support, events and social opportunities, regardless of your religious belief, background or culture.

Disability Services

Get practical advice on study support, funding and accommodation if you have a learning difficulty or disability.

Help someone else

You may be worried about a friend, housemate or someone on your course.

Find out how you can help.

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