College Student Centres

College Student Centres

Your College Student Centre is a dedicated service where you can get information, advice, support and guidance on many aspects of student life.

We’re here to help you with;

Personal College Advisors (PCAs)

Within each College Student Centre team, you will find your Personal College Advisor (PCA) who can provide you with information, advice, and guidance. The dedicated PCA’s work closely with your academics and professional service teams to ensure you get the most out of your time with us. 

PCA’s act as your first point of contact and you can expect to receive friendly, professional and efficient advice and guidance on anything related to your time at university.

You can reach your College Student Centre in a number of ways;

Come and see us

Your College Student Centres and ITS Service Centre have been working together to offer the help you need whilst on campus. We have an on-campus contact point for face-to-face support or queries.

You’ll be able to find them at the following locations:

Details on access to other support services can be found on our Wellbeing, Library and Careers pages.

College Student CentreLocation
Arts, Humanities and Education Based in E201 at Kedleston Road and at MS003 at Markeaton Street
Business, Law and Social Science Based in E406 at Kedleston Road and at One Friar Gate Square
Science and Engineering Based in N614 at Kedleston Road and at MS003 at Markeaton Street
Health, Psychology and Social Care Based in N106 at Kedleston Road and at STUG03 at Chesterfield
Joint Honours Students Joint Honours Students are welcome at any of the College Student Centres, dedicated support can be found based in E201 at Kedleston Road

Call or email us

Our dedicated team of PCA’s are available, lines open from 8:30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Alternatively, each College Student Centre has a dedicated email address and our friendly advisors will respond to your queries.

College Student CentrePhone Email
Arts, Humanities and Education +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 1)
Business, Law and Social Sciences +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 2) 
Science and Engineering +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 3) 
Health, Psychology and Social Care +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 4) 
Joint Honours Students +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 5) 
Chesterfield Based Courses  +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 6) 
Centre for Mineral Products +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 8)

Buxton Student Centres 

College Student CentrePhoneEmail
Buxton BLSS (Business, Law and Social Sciences) +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 2)
Buxton Outdoor Courses (Science and Engineering) +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 3)
Buxton Access Courses (Buxton and Leek) +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 7)
Buxton/Leek (Buxton and Leek College)          +44 (0) 1332 591066 (Press 7)

College Student Centre opening times

Term Time

During term time our College Student Centre Offices are open as below:

Monday to Thursday: 8.30 am - 5.00 pm, Friday: 8.30 am - 4.30 pm

We operate virtual appointments and email/phone service:

Monday to Thursday: 5.00 pm – 7.00 pm, Friday 4.30 pm – 5.00 pm

Term time Opening hours for Academic Year 2021/22 are for the following dates:

Outside Term time

Kedleston Road, Markeaton Street, One Friar Gate Square and Chesterfield Campus

Monday to Thursday: 8.30 am - 5.00 pm, Friday: 8.30 am - 4.30 pm

Buxton, The Dome

Monday to Thursday: 9.30 am - 5.00 pm, Friday: 9.30 am - 4.30 pm