Students

Support in a crisis

We can help point you to resources and organisations that can help in the event of a mental health crisis or crime, including sexual assault and harassment.

Mental health crisis

Resources and contact details if you require help in a crisis, both at the University and around Edinburgh.

Residence Life Accommodation Support

Seek urgent assistance for an issue within your accommodation

Victim of a crime

If you are in physical danger or in need of immediate medical attention, call the emergency services on 999.

Gender based violence

We are here to support survivors of gender based violence, which includes sexual assault, harassment, stalking and domestic abuse. If you’ve experienced gender based violence, learn about the different support channels and what happens if you tell the University.

Racial Harassment and Hate Crime

Support and guidance for students who have experienced racial harassment or a hate crime.

Student Guidance: Contacting your emergency contact

A summary of when staff will attempt to contact your emergency contact

Support for Study Student Information

Information for students on the Support for Study policy