Student support

Student support

We're here to make sure you're getting the most out of everything that university life has to offer.

We're here. For you.

University life isn’t always easy. Whether it's money worries, health concerns, learning support ... or you just feel in need of a chat, our team of trained professionals are here to help.

Looking after yourself

Managing day-to-day life alongside your studies can be tough. That's where we come in.

Supporting your learning

The learning support team aim to help students reach their full potential.

Where to get help

If you need a helping hand, our friendly teams will do all they can to assist you. So please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Need help?

Samaritans
116 123 (free to call)

This free service is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year as a safe place to talk in confidence.

AskHU
01482 462222

The AskHU Desk is on the second floor of Student Central.

Opening times:
Monday 8.45am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 8.45am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 8.45am - 5.30pm
Thursday 8.45am - 5.30pm
Friday 8.45am - 5.30pm

Health and Wellbeing
01482 462222

If you need to speak to someone the same day, in relation to your mental health and wellbeing, there will be a duty advisor available on the second floor of Student Central, for the duration of most working days.

To enquire about specific availability for any given day and to book an appointment, please call the number above or visit the AskHU desk on the second floor of Student Central. Initial appointments will be 20-30 minutes long to discuss your needs. You can then make further appointments of up to 50 minutes as appropriate.

Please note that there are times when the service will temporarily close due to unforeseen circumstances. Also please be aware that we offer a reduced drop-in service during vacation time.