Support and wellbeing
It’s often said that your university years are the best time of your life and we hope that’s the case for you in Leeds. However, there might be times when it doesn’t always feel like that. Whatever your situation, we’re here to help, support and guide you every step of the way.
Wherever you’re from and whatever your circumstances and support needs, our expert teams can work with you during your time in Leeds.
Disability, mental health, learning difficulties
We want all our students to reach their full potential. That’s why we have dedicated expert teams to support any University of Leeds student affected by a long-term condition.
How we can support you
We pride ourselves on the services and facilities we can offer if you need our support while you're studying with us. From our experienced and helpful counselling team to support services for disabled students, we’re here when you need us.
This range of resources is designed to give you some ideas on how you can take action to help stop problems from escalating and investigate potential solutions.
Wellbeing and health
To get the most out of your time in Leeds, look after your emotional and physical health - that way you'll be more likely to enjoy all aspects of student living.
Life events such as ill health, pregnancy and the death of someone close to you could impact on your student years and will understandably affect you. We’re committed to supporting you if you need assistance during these times.
Support in response to world events
We're proud to be a supportive global community of students and staff, in a compassionate, outward-looking city. When world events affect members of our community, we know how important it is to have the right support, especially for those who are far away from family and friends back home.
Ramadan arrangements 2017
The University provides facilities and arrangements for you to observe Ramadan while on campus. This year its between 27 May and 25 June depending on the calendar.
Confidentiality, disclosure and data protection
The University takes issues relating to confidentiality, disclosure and data protection seriously. We respect your confidentiality and assure you that any information we share will be handled in a sensitive and discreet manner.