Support at Ravensbourne

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We're here to help.

Nothing is more important to us than your wellbeing. We provide a network of support services to make sure you're happy, healthy and secure, so you can get on with enjoying your university life.

Find out more about the support we offer below.

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Practical help

Our Student Services is run by dedicated professionals, trained to deal with your questions and concerns. The dedicated team can offer confidential advice anything from on money and housing to wellbeing and academic matters.

If you need help with applying to Ravensbourne, then take a look at our 'How to Apply' guides for more information.

Financial help

If you are looking for financial advice or support, you can find information below which covers:

We also have a number of undergraduate bursaries and scholarships available.

Health and wellbeing

Starting university can be daunting, but we have a support system in place to make sure you have everything you need during your time with us. 

If you do find yourself struggling, which is completely normal for any university student, then we have the decicated teams to help support you. Whether it’s anxiety, exam pressure, loneliness, anger, illness, trauma, drink, drugs or anything else affecting your overall wellbeing, do not worry as help is available. The Student Counsellor Service offers free, expert, confidential advice to Ravensbourne students. 

Disability support

The Student Services team is the central point of contact for students who wish to discuss any requirements in relation to a disability.

The team have a range of services available, and can:

  • Offer confidential support and advice
  • Liaise with external support agencies
  • Discuss physical access requirements
  • Help with applications to Disabled Student Allowance
  • Coordinate additional learning support 

Visit our dedicated disability support page for more information.

International student support

We welcome students from all over the world. Our reputation, and high graduate employment rates, make us an excellent choice for international students.

Our country specific pages provide you with bespoke guidance on the likes of:

  • Entry requirements
  • English language requirements
  • Alumni information
  • Useful contacts

If your country is not on our list then don't worry, you can find more information in our international section.

Students' Union

The Ravensbourne Students’ Union (RSU) represents our students on all matters affecting their life and education. It coordinates a busy social calendar full of clubs, sports and regular events.

Find likeminded people through our range of societies including the Christian Union, LGBT+ Society, Film Society, Fencing Society, Asian Society, Latin Society, Trust in Dance, to name just a few. 

For more information, visit Ravensbourne Students' Union or email [email protected].