There is a wide range of people available at the University of Canterbury to offer you support, help, and guidance.
Student Care are your support team. They are free, confidential and available to all students at UC, including off campus students.
We offer support, advice and guidance for all ākonga Māori. Manaakitanga is important to us, so come in and have a kōrero.
Sometimes the stresses of life can affect our mood and wellbeing so if you're feeling down or anxious, there are lots of people who can help.
We offer a range of medical and counselling services to make sure you can keep healthy and well while you study at UC.
UCSA Dental is a subsidised dental scheme available to UC students. We are able to assist students with accessing quality, affordable, basic dental treatment.
Counselling through the UC Health Centre is a free and confidential service with our highly trained counsellors have a wide range of experience.
The Psychology Centre is the clinical psychology training and research centre for the Clinical Psychology Programme at the UC.
The purpose of the partnership between UCSA and Specsavers (Riccarton) is to ensure students have access to quality, affordable eye exam.
Learn about the Student Code of Conduct, what is expected of you while you study at UC, and how to raise a concern.
Who can help me in an emergency?
The Student Care team can help students deal with the aftermaths of emergencies and critical situations. However, if you have an emergency situation, please call security on 6111 ( internal) or 0800 823 637, Christchurch Emergency Services on 111, or Canterbury Psychiatric Emergency Service on 0800 920 092.