Health and wellbeing support

We offer a wide range of services during your time at Surrey; from an on-campus health centre, to friendly student mentors.

Introduction to student support at Surrey

Learn more about the range of  student support services available at Surrey.

Student Health Centre

The Student Health Centre is based in University Court on Stag Hill campus. It is home to Guildowns University Medical Practice, where medical professionals can see you for:

  • Illness
  • Mental health concerns
  • Prescriptions
  • Referral to specialists
  • Contraception and sexual health advice
  • Stop smoking support
  • Immunisations
  • Blood tests

As a student you are eligible to register when you are fully enrolled.

Centre for Wellbeing

The Centre for Wellbeing is here to support your health and emotional and psychological wellbeing during your time at Surrey. All our services are free to students and are confidential. 

We offer:

  • Health and wellbeing advice
  • Guidance on the management of stress
  • A consultation with a counsellor
  • Advice on the management of mental health issues
  • Workshops for wellbeing
  • Health and wellbeing promotion initiatives and events

Health and wellbeing advice

The Wellbeing Advisors can provide expert advice and information on the following areas to support you:

  • Mental health
  • Eating disorders
  • Domestic abuse
  • Sexual assault

Consultations with counsellors

A consultation with a counsellor can help you with emotional and psychological issues. It’s an opportunity to talk something through, reflect and find a way forward. A counsellor will explore collaboratively with you what will best help, whether that will be self-help, a referral to the most appropriate service or agency, or a follow-up counselling consultation at the Centre for Wellbeing.