Student Support

Student support services for new students

Student visas and immigration

The International Student Support, Advice & Compliance (ISSAC) team are here to help you with your Student or Tier 4 visa needs and a range of study-related immigration matters. 

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After registration

Information about our University services and activities for students who have recently registered and are new to Sheffield.

How to access your student services

301 Academic Skills Centre

301 Academic Skills Centre provides workshops, 1:1 appointments and online resources for study skills, maths and statistics, student research and peer learning activities.

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Disability and Dyslexia Support Service (DDSS)

We're a specialist and friendly team that supports disabled applicants and students, and the staff working with them.

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International students

Support and advice if you're an international student coming to study at Sheffield.

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English Language Teaching Centre (ELTC)

The ELTC offers a variety of academic, professional, and general English language courses and services. We offer courses for students preparing to study or already studying at the University. We also offer teacher training courses, professional development services and English language testing.

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Student Support Services department

An overview of the student support teams and services in the department.

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The University Library

Discover what the Library can provide in order to support your studies, including how to improve your research skills, tutorials, workshops and more.

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From scholarships and awards to bursaries and loans, there are various sources of funding that can help with your studies.

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Advice and Support

Our website has lots of advice and support available on issues relating to housing, money and academic issues and guidance on other support services you can access.

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University Health Service

The University Health Service is a National Health Service (NHS) General Practice, focused on student health.

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Belief, No Belief and Religious (BNBR) Life Centre

The BNBR Life Centre is here for all staff and students. Our chaplains and religious advisers provide a listening ear and pastoral support to all people whatever their identity, religion, belief or no belief. We are available in person, online, and via phone or video calls.

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