Personal Tutors and Student Support Teams

Worried about a student?

Guidance and support for staff who have concerns about the mental wellbeing of a student.

Helping distressed students guide

The Helping distressed students guide is the central reference for staff seeking guidance on a range of student situations from mild to severe and where to seek support for the student and yourself.

Guidance on Communicating with Student Emergency Contacts

Guidance on Communicating with Student Emergency Contacts

Support for friends and families

Guidance for staff contacted by students, parents or carers, worried about a student’s mental wellbeing.

Additional support for students with long term mental health issues

Guidance for staff about students with long term mental ill-health and the mental health mentor service.

Peer Support for Students

Peer support initiatives are a helpful way for students to meet and make friends.

Support for study

The University takes seriously its duty of care to all members of the University community.

Supporting students with mental health issues

Information for staff supporting students with mental health issues which are impacting their studies.

Student Mental Health Strategy

The University has developed a medium-term strategy to promote good mental health for all students.

Student Mental Health Strategy Group

The Student Mental Health Strategy Group was established in late 2014 in response to concerns about how best to support the growing number of students with mental health issues.