Mental Health

On these pages we have information for you that look at the practical sides of preparing yourself and organising your support around you, to make your transition into University life as smooth as possible. There are useful pieces of information that will help you find out how you can have some planned strategies in place to help with this transition and where you can gain support.

Before You Arrive at University

There are many practical steps we can take to assist you before the academic year begins including outlining the types of support we will be able to provide and the process for accessing this support.

Transferring your support to Derby

In the past we have been aware of some services recommending that students simply ask their new GP in Derby to set up their support, once they get hereOrganise Your support

Support is available for you, while you are studying at the University of Derby, from the Student Wellbeing Service. Starting at University is a major change.