At UWSU we’re not just here to make sure you enjoy yourself - we also offer advice and guidance throughout your time at University. The Students' Union advice service can support you with issues such as:
- Settling into University
- General course advice
- Alleged assessment offences (Plagiarism/Collusion)
- Mitigating Circumstances
- Disciplinary hearings
- Emotional and mental health issues
- Sexual health
In this section of our website you will find information about our advice services and where you can get advice from the University.
Contact our advice service
The Advice Service provide 30 minute confidential 1-2-1 appointments throughout the week on:
•Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 2-3.30pm at the New Cavendish Street Campus and Tuesday’s from 2-3.30pm at the Harrow Campus
If you would like to book an appointment please send an email outlining your issue and include the following
•word 'Appointment' in the subject heading
•Your name and ID
•Faculty of study
•Requested date and time of appointment
•Westminster University email (please note we will only respond to your Westminster email address)
Tel: 020 7911 5000 ext 67054 to arrange an appointment.
If you are ever in need of help or advice and you're unsure where to go, contact the Students’ Union and we'll do our best to help. And if we can't provide the advice ourselves we'll direct you to someone who can.
London Nightline is a confidential listening, support and practical information service for students in London. You can call them between 6pm and 8am every night of term on 020 7631 0101. You can find out more about London Nightline on their official website here.
Our academic advisors will guide and support you in problems such as accusations of plagiarism (copying someone else’s work), mitigating circumstances and other academic problems or assessment offences. Feel free to come and see us at our offices at Harrow and Marylebone campuses.
The University also provides support on academic issues and can point you in the right direction of where to go for help. Find out more about the University's Student Advice Service here.
Every student receives a free copy of Essential Westminster when they start at the University of Westminster. Essential Westminster has everything you need to know about University life, the support services available to students and life in London.
The guide gives good information on how to settle in to student life, including opening a bank account, registering with a doctor, transport and personal safety. The University website has an online version of Essential Westminster which is updated with any changes to information - see the online version here.