Supporting you through your journey
At the University of Huddersfield, you’ll find support networks and services to help you get ahead in your studies and social life. Whether you study at undergraduate or postgraduate level, you’ll soon discover that you’re never far away from our dedicated staff and resources to help you to navigate through your personal student journey.
Browse the information below to read more about the support that’s available to all of our students.
- Disability service
- Wellbeing service
- Student parents
- Care leavers
- Study support
- Faith Centre
- Careers service
- Returning to study
At the University of Huddersfield, we celebrate diversity and strive for equality of opportunity regardless of gender, age, race, caste, class, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, family responsibility, trade union activity, political or religious belief, or age. Read our equal opportunities policies to find out more.
Awards for access
In 2014, the University was proud to be awarded five stars by the QS Intelligence Unity for access. We scored 100% across all four areas inspected within this category including scholarships and bursaries, disabled access, gender balance and low-income outreach. You can find out more about our support services by clicking on the links to the left. To find out more, visit the awards section of our website.
The Students’ Union
Huddersfield Students’ Union (SU) is there to support you throughout your student life. Their Advice Centre offers professional advice and guidance from a number of trained, experienced advisers, on issues ranging from academic through to housing and finance. The Students’ Union is also there to provide opportunities to enhance your social experience whilst at University. This could be anything from joining the Salsa Society, volunteering your time through one of their projects, to shaping the democratic arm of the SU by becoming an Elected Officer. There’s something for everyone to get involved in to help broaden your experience and get the most out of your time here in Huddersfield.