We are currently offering services by video via Microsoft Teams, telephone and email, and a limited number of in person appointments on campus. This blended model of provision is in line with University and Government guidelines and in the interests of your health and safety.
Make a new appointment
If you would like to arrange an appointment with the Counselling Service, please complete our online form. We will get back in touch with you within a few days.
Our process – what to expect when you refer yourself to Student Counselling
If you are having trouble using the form please email us so that we can help.
If you need support right now, there are several numbers you can call – even if you’re not based in the UK.
Cancel or change an existing appointment
Please email us with as much notice as possible if you can’t make it to a scheduled appointment.
Student Counselling Service
- Work: 0131 650 4170
- Email: Student.Counselling@ed.ac.uk
Health and Wellbeing Centre
7 Bristo Square
- Post Code
- EH8 9AL
British Sign Language
British Sign Language (BSL) users can contact the University of Edinburgh via contact Scotland-BSL, the online British sign Language video relay interpreting Service. You will find more information on their website.
Worried about a student?
If you are a friend, family member or tutor of a student who is coming to us for counselling, please read the information on this site before getting in touch.
Staff members - supporting your students
Find our offices
Moray House Lodge - building closed, staff working online
Paterson's Land (Holyrood Road) (semesters only)
Murchison House, King's Buildings (semesters only)