Student Wellbeing Support

What we can help with ...

There is a clear link between your wellbeing and academic success. To help you make the most of your time at University, our experienced wellbeing team provide confidential support to all students, as well as applicants.

The Wellbeing Service can offer advice and guidance on a range of topics:

Contact us

If you need some support, advice or would like to arrange an appointment, there are a couple of ways to get in touch:

If you’re a current student, please complete this online form

If you’re a prospective student, please complete this online form

Alternatively, you can call the Student Wellbeing Centre team on 01332 593000 or drop us an email wellbeingcentre@derby.ac.uk and we'll get back to you within five working days.

Our term time office hours:
9:00 am – 6:30 pm, Monday to Thursday
9:00 am – 4:30 pm, Friday

Outside term time office hours:
9:00 am – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday

Come and see us:

T-Block, Kedleston Road
11:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday

Brook House, Nuns Street, DE1 3LP
9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday

Out of Hours

Out of these hours you can get support from the Samaritans on 116 123 at any time, 24/7. For text message support, text STUDENT to 85258. Or, if you wish to report an incident or need assistance whilst on site please call Security on 01332 597777.

For further help and support out of hours, please see our out of hours support page.

There are other support services available within the University. For more information visit our student support pages.

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