Student Support Hub

Welcome to the School of Health Sciences!

The Student Support Hub is located on the ground floor of the Jean McFarlane Building (#92 on the interactive campus map). We are open and available to help Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:00, so please pop in and say hello whenever you are around campus!

Welcome events 2024

We are holding a number of School-level events during Welcome Week 2024 - see the schedule (PDF). These are designed to complement your course-specific welcome and induction events.

More about the Hub

The Hub is your first port of call for any general day-to-day queries about your time at university. We can assist you with a range of issues and signpost you to other teams within the wider Teaching, Learning & Student Experience team and across the University. If you need advice or wellbeing support and are not sure where to start, please contact the SHS Hub.

As well as visiting us on campus, you can also contact us via email and you can find a full list of relevant contact details below. To help us manage your query more swiftly, we kindly ask that you add the following information into your email signature; name, student ID number, programme. Instructions on how to set up an e-mail signature can be found in this video: Outlook Desktop - Signatures.

The most important thing to remember is that there are lots of us here to help so if you are ever unsure about something, please get in touch!


Course queries

For questions about course unit selection and enrolment, timetables and course content.


Wellbeing queries

For questions about wellbeing student support, appointments and signposting.


More information can also be found on the Student Support website.

Assessment queries

For questions about exams, assessments and assessment submissions, and resits and reassessments.


Attendance queries

For questions about attendance monitoring.


Disability support queries


More information can also be found on the Disability Advisory and Support Service website.

Mitigating circumstances queries


Placement queries


Other queries

For general queries and advice not covered by the above teams.


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