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Help and support

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We’re here to help, to advise, and to support you in any way we can.


  • Mental health, health advice and chaplaincy

    Access support for mental health and health concerns. Our chaplaincy service also provides faith and spiritual support.

  • Counselling

    Find out how to access free, one-to-one, confidential counselling at UAL and make an appointment.

  • Togetherall

    A free, digital mental health support service, available 24 hours a day so you can access it at a time that suits you.

  • Tell someone

    Report incidents and access support in relation to racism, bullying, harassment or sexual violence.

  • Trans and non-binary inclusion

    Get support, update your student record, and access our trans and non-binary inclusion guidance.

  • Arts SU Buddy up  

    An initiative designed to support students in staying connected.

  • Arts SU Communities  

    Meet likeminded people with Arts Active, Societies, Clubs and more.

  • Arts SU advice service  

    The SU advice service offers confidential and independent advice from UAL, which means we won’t tell your College you have approached us unless you ask us to.


  • Student advice service

    Get advice on fees, funding, immigration and visas.

  • Accommodation

    Get support in finding accommodation that fits your budget and your lifestyle.

  • Scholarships and funding

    Discover scholarships, bursaries and awards, so you can realise your creative potential without financial pressure.


  • Academic support  

    Help with teaching, guidance, workshops, and online learning materials. Log in with your UAL details to see what's available.

  • Language development

    Support to help you build your skills in fluency and pronunciation of English as an additional language.

  • Libraries

    Make full use of our study spaces, technology and resources, and find out more about our Library services.

  • Online study tools

    Find out more on the tools you’ll be using for your online classes.

  • Course support service

    Here to help you and your course team with all things needed to make your course run smoothly. Check out the team information to find out who your administrator is.

  • Disability and dyslexia service

    Our Disability Advisers are an excellent resource to help you create a plan and work with your course team to meet your needs.

  • Assistive technology

    Whether it’s the software on our computers or the free apps we recommend for your phones and tablets, there are many tools out there to help you with your learning.


  • Health advisers

    The Health Advice Service provides advice and information on physical health and mental wellbeing to UAL students.

  • Vaccines

    Find out what vaccinations are recommended for studying in the UK.

  • Coronavirus information

    Advice and support to help you study safely.

  • Registering with a doctor  

    Register with a GP in London at the beginning of your studies, even if you are already registered elsewhere in the UK.


  • Careers advice

    Find out how Careers and Employability at UAL can support you with your career and job search.

  • Portfolio  

    Portfolio is an exclusive platform for UAL students to showcase their work.

  • Arts Temps

    Arts Temps is UAL's recruitment agency, providing UAL students and alumni with exciting temporary and permanent jobs opportunities.

  • Creative Opportunities  

    Find paid internships and jobs in the creative industries.