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We’re here to help you

We know university life can throw up all kinds of concerns and questions - if you need some information, advice or support to succeed, stay healthy and happy, we've got it covered. 

If you need practical advice, a confidential conversation or general information, no matter what the issue is, our Student Services Hub is the place to go. Ask us about health and well-being, accommodation, funding, exam stress and much more. Your questions matter and you'll get answers from our team of experts.

Student finance

It might seem a little bit nerve-wracking, but don't let it put you off - it's not as scary as you think. Our student finance information will help you out with any queries.

Your health and wellbeing

We have professionals who provide support on issues concerning mental and emotional health, including assessment and referral for counselling or mentoring. Find out more about our health and wellbeing services.

Disability and dyslexia support

Our Student Services Hub has specialist disability advisers to provide you with advice and guidance on a range of disability support services at all three of our campuses.

Healthcare services

You can benefit from advice on accessing healthcare at both our Colchester and Southend Campuses. Find out more about healthcare services.

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“The University is an incredibly supportive place to study, and it’s so reassuring to know that there is always help available”
Jennifer Tranham
Whatever your issue, we have your back
Whatever your issue, we have your back
Our team are friendly and approachable
Our team are friendly and approachable