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Student Support Team

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

Student support team at the Vet School

Working with central support services and local support staff the School caters for lots of different support you may need.

Student Hub

This page will take you to theBVM&S Student Hub which is your guide for your journey as a BVM&S student.

Student Advisers

We are members of the student support team, here for you to contact for guidance, advice and support during your time throughout the programme.

Professional Mentors

You will be allocated a Professional Mentor who will follow you through the programme.

Student Support Advisory Group (SSAG)

The School has a number of academic staff with specific responsibilities relating to student support. Details of who we are, 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.

Peer Support

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


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.
Video: Student Support
A brief overview of what Student Support can do for you.