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Alcohol and drugs

Student Services Hub

Lecturer and student

Our team of advisers are based within your Student Services Hub and can provide information, advice and guidance on a range of topics from accommodation and funding to exam stress and wellbeing. Drop us a line or pay us a visit.

Life on campus offers many opportunities for socialising in a range of venues including those serving alcohol and those which don’t. Help to keep you and your friends safe, get the facts and advice about drinking alcohol.

If you are concerned about your drug or alcohol use, there is support available:

Being under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not normally be accepted as a mitigating factor or an excuse for behaviour leading to breaches of the Student Conduct Regulations and you may be referred to a drug and alcohol awareness course as part of your sanction.