Support to help you succeed

You can get help and advice from Student Services at any time. Find out what we do and make sure you get the most out your university experience.

Lots of students use Student Services every year. We can help you with your needs and to stay on track with your studies.

If you contact us early enough and at the right time our support can make a big difference and help you achieve your full potential.

Disability support tailored to your needs

You can get advice on how to claim Disabled Students Allowance from our Disability Advisers. We can also work with you to make sure you are getting the appropriate support so that you can successfully complete your studies.


We support students with a range of needs including but not limited to:

  • autistic spectrum disorders
  • specific learning difficulties
  • mental health difficulties
  • mobility impairments
  • sensory impairments
  • long term health conditions

Putting your mental health first

We offer a free, confidential counselling and mental health service and support accessing NHS services.


If you're suffering from stress or anxiety there are a number of ways we can help you. As well as offering one-to-one counselling sessions we provide a range of groups and workshops throughout the year. If you're feeling homesick or are anxious about exams we have something for you.

Helping you make the most of your finances

If you're worried about money, the Student Money Advice team can help you get a grip on your finances. We can advise you on how to budget and make sure you know what you're entitled to financially.


We offer information, advice, support and 1:1 appointments with a Adviser on:

  • funding issues
  • University Hardship Fund
  • budgeting and money management
  • additional funding e.g. trusts and charities
  • suspending or leaving your studies

We can also signpost you to other sources of help.

Help at all times

Your welfare is important to us. If you need help or advice on any wellbeing or welfare issue you can speak to one of our Wellbeing Advisers.


We provide a welfare and wellbeing service to all students. You can talk to a Wellbeing Adviser about anything including:

  • help with settling in
  • advice if you have any worries or concerns
  • issues with housemates or friends
  • anything at all that’s bothering you

If you are an international student we can offer guidance on settling down to life in the UK.

We run a drop-in service on campus every day including weekends and University vacations.

Contact us

You can contact us in person at the Roper Centre in 4 West or by phone or email.