Online Registration

Here you can register for a triage appointment with SAMHS (Student Access to Mental Health Support) by completing the following steps

The University is making some changes to telephone lines during the period of Clearing for potential students to access phonelines for information. Please note the following dates, as you may not be able to get through on the SAMHS enquiries phone number at this time.

Thursday 16 & Friday 17 August - External telephone lines will be limited and may be unavailable at peak times

Step 1

Read & agree to the Client Contract (PDF)

to be signed at first appointment

Step 2

Select 'SAMHS Online Registration' option on form

Note: Access only available on campus or over VPN.

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Need to cancel your appointment? No problem, please give us a ring on 0114 222 4134 with as much notice as you can, so we can reallocate the slot.

Having problems with registration?

You will need to register on the University campus network. Most users find the page will not load when using on a home computer however it will work if you set up a VPN (Virtual Private Network). Instructions can be found on the CiCS webpages.

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SAMHS is unable to offer crisis support.

In Crisis - mental wellbeing

If you feel that you need to speak to somebody urgently please contact your GP (0114 222 2100 if this is UHS).

You can also talk to The Samaritans on 116 123.

See our In Crisis page for further advice >

Alternative options to SAMHS for online and in-person counselling

Online Support

Available 24/7 including outside of the UK

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Urgent Support
Local services: non-emergencies
  • IAPT Sheffield (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies) NHS
    Now accepting self-referrals
    0114 226 4380
  • UHS (University Health Service)
    This is the on-campus GP practice that can discuss a range of mental health measures with you.
    Prescriptions and access to community mental health services also viable.
    0114 222 100
Support outside the University

Sheffield Mental Health Guide provides a list of support services across the city.

You can browse services by specialism, search by condition or simply explore their new self-help sections.

Visit their website