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Health and Wellbeing

We provide free and confidential health and wellbeing support to all students at Newcastle University. Our Student Wellbeing team offers a wide range of professional and advisory services from their base in King's Gate.

Disabled students

For information about support for students with disabilities at Newcastle University visit the Student Wellbeing Disability Support webpages.

If you are a UK student you may be eligible for Disabled Students' Allowances from the government to cover any extra costs you may incur while studying.


Counselling and mental health

Professional counsellors and mental health workers are on hand all year round to support students who are experiencing emotional or psychological difficulties. Find out more about our free and confidential counselling and mental health services

Accessing local healthcare providers

Our Student Wellbeing team can help you register with local medical and dental practices when you arrive. The can provide information about: 


Alternative formats

Use our enquiries form to request information about the University in an alternative format, for example, Braille, large print or audiotape.