Practical Advice and Support

We recognise that sometimes things happen that are outside of your control. To help with this you can access trained professionals for the support, advice and guidance that you need to successfully continue with your studies.

personal Academic tutor

Your Personal Academic Tutor is their to give you academic support to help you succeed in your studies. 

Find out about PAT support


If you’re a current or prospective student, our Student Support and Wellbeing Advisers can give you advice, information and guidance on financial matters

Visit us in person

Access a student peer mentor

A range of peer mentoring services are available to you. If you would like to get involved but are not sure which method is right this area will help you decide.

Find out about Peer Mentoring


International Student Support

If you’re an International student, the International Partnerships and Development Office can help with information particularly relevant to you. We operate within the Code of Ethics for those advising international students devised by UKCISA.

Available advice and support

Student mediation service

At the Mediation Clinic we offer a fast and effective way of resolving disputes, in these and other areas of conflict.

Make use of the mediation service

SafeZone App

The app allows you to alert University Security if you ever need urgent assistance, first aid or if you have an emergency while on campus via your mobile phone.

Get the App on your device


Emergency phone numbers

You may not need to make use of these contact numbers, however they are good to know in the event of an emergency.

Recommended Emergency Numbers

Health Support

You should register with a GP close to where you live as soon as possible. If you feel unwell you should seek medical advice and depending on the severity of your symptoms we recommend you contact the relevant health professional.

Find out more


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