Student Counselling

Contact us

Our offices are on the third floor of the Main Library. Get in touch via email or phone, or see a map to get to your appointment.

Make a new appointment

If you would like an initial appointment with the Counselling Service, please complete our online form. We will get back in touch with you within a few days.

Counselling referral form

Our process – what to expect when you refer yourself to Student Counselling

If you are having trouble using the form, you can call us on the number below.

If you need support right now, there are several numbers you can call – even if you’re not based in the UK.

Crisis support


Cancel or change an existing appointment

Please call or email us with as much notice as possible if you can’t make it to a scheduled appointment.

Cancellation policy

Student Counselling Service

Contact details

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

Friends and family

Counselling placements

If you are a trainee counsellor looking for a placement, we may be able to help. Call or email us using the details above.

Find our offices

When you are offered an appointment, we will tell you where it will be. You can find our offices on campus maps.

Main Library (George Square)

Moray House Lodge

Paterson's Land (Holyrood Road) (semesters only)

Murchison House, King's Buildings (semesters only)

Edinburgh College of Art (semesters only)

and Edinburgh College of Art is available subject to demand.