Peer Support

Students chatting in a cafe

Departmental Peer Guides and Signpost Mentoring

For many students, coming to study at University is a new and exciting time although there can be some challenges in the first few weeks or months; for example ranging from finding out where things are in the University, to living independently, to being away from home for the first time, to adjusting to a more independent style of learning at University or even managing your time effectively.

To help our new students we have two student Peer Support schemes; Departmental Peer Guides and Signpost Mentors