Student Counselling


We support the mental health of all students at the University, through short term counselling and referral to other support.

Our Policies

Read our policies on confidentiality, data protection, professional ethics and cancellations.

Annual reports

Annual Reports from the Student Counselling Service at the University of Edinburgh.

Freedom of information frequently asked questions

The Student Counselling Service frequently receives requests under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 regarding the number of students accessing the Service, the issues they present with, response times, staffing levels, Service budget and expenditure. To assist with answering these requests we publish information on an annual basis, and where possible, on a quarterly basis from 1st August each year (the start of the academic/financial year)

BACP membership

The University of Edinburgh Student Counselling Service is an Accredited Member of BACP.

Evaluation and Complaints procedures

How you can provide feedback on our Service.