In addition to the student support provided by the University, Student Space is a service delivered by Student Minds in collaboration with higher education professionals, researchers and students to make it easier for you to find the support you need during the coronavirus pandemic.

Student Space is a new nationwide initiative to help with a range of issues you may face during the coronavirus pandemic, including:

  • Feeling worried/apprehensive about the year ahead
  • Struggling to stay focused on student life
  • Facing new challenges you wouldn't otherwise
  • Worsening mental or physical health-related to coronavirus or safety measures

Access the service

Student Space is available to all higher education students across England and Wales, and can be reached by phone. Whether you’re experiencing suicidal thoughts, depression, anxiety, loneliness or relationship issues, volunteers are here to listen and support you.

Phone support

  • Call FREE on 0808 189 5260
  • Open from 4pm to 11pm, offering listening support, information and onward signposting for students

More information on phone support

Text support

  • To start a conversation, text ‘STUDENT’ to 85258
  • Get 24/7 support from a trained volunteer. It’s free, confidential and anonymous.

More information on text support

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Student Wellbeing Centre

The Wellbeing Centre provides information and guidance to help you look after your wellbeing during your time at University.

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