Where to get help

You are not on your own. We have a range of support and services to help you stay well so you can get the most out of your time here.

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.

Students' Union academic advice and support

Talk to one of our impartial advisers about issues such as extenuating circumstances, appeals and complaints.

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

Do you want to chat? 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.

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.

Nilaari, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) counselling

Nilaari is a culturally appropriate counselling service. If you think you would benefit from this, we offer up to 5 free sessions.

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.

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Help someone else

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

Find out how you can help.


Nightline is a listening and information service run by students for students.

It is available every night of term from 8pm to 8am.

Tel: +44 (0)117 926 6266

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