The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies
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Student Support

As well as a strong commitment to teaching and learning, the School recognises the need to provide good student support services.


Working with central Support Services and local support staff the School caters for a breadth of student needs.

Personal Tutors

Each student enrolled on the BVM&S degree programme will be allocated a House and a Personal Tutor.

Personal Tutor Handbook (secured)

The BVM&S Personal Tutor Handbook.

Student Support Team

The School has a number of staff with specific responsibilities relating to student support. Our details and contact emails are listed below.

Academic Skills Development & Support

Having the correct study skills techniques is important to ensure that you make the most of your time at University.


The VetPALs scheme aims to help you adapt to studying at University.

University services

The University provides a number of support services for students across its campuses.

Peer Support

Peer Support is a great alternative way to learn from your fellow students as well as meet more people from your course.

Student Handbook

Downloadable copy of the current student handbook.
Video: Student Support
A brief overview of what Student Support can do for you.