Settling into University
Recommended University Services
Student Support Zone
Student Support Zone is your ultimate guide to wellbeing at Imperial College London. Here you can find information and advice on a range of common concerns, alongside quick links to all the student support services such as the Chaplaincy and Careers. Get support for all aspects of university life including your health, wellbeing, and personal development.
International Student Support
Imperial is a truly international community with students coming from over 140 different countries all over the world. Visit this webpage to find out more about information specific to different regions around the world and to get involved with upcoming activities and events run by the international student support office.
Recommended Books and Support
At a time when life may feel unsettling and overwhelming, it’s good to have the opportunity to talk and connect with others who may be experiencing life in a similar way. Online Connect groups are facilitated by a Student Counsellor and Study Mentor (Mental Health) and there is no fixed agenda, just a great space to connect with others and feel supported!
Transitions: Making Sense of Life's Changes
Transitions, by William Bridges, remains the essential guide for coping with the inevitable changes in life. Transitions takes readers step-by-step through the three perilous stages of any transition, explaining how each stage can be understood and embraced.
Staying Well and Safe at University
This illustrated pocket book offers advice, practical tips and useful exercises for students who want to safely navigate the unique pressures and pleasures that life at university brings. Written by a mental health specialist, this easy-to-read guide will ensure that readers have all the tools they need to combat issues around leaving home, exam stress, socialising, safety, sex, and substances, so that they can truly make the most of their time as a student.