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Welcome

Our Student Support team offers a team of specialist advisors who can provide information and guidance on a variety of areas, including finance and funding, disability support, counselling, health and wellbeing. Find out what support they can offer you whilst studying at Plymouth College of Art and check out our collection of resources to help you prepare for your first year of study.

Student Support have a broad reach regarding the level of guidance they can offer. Some of the areas include: Finance Issues, Registering with a G.P, Wellbeing and Welfare, Mental Health Support, Ear Acupuncture and Mindfulness and Disability and Inclusivity.

We have spaces available for you to speak to councillors in private but also offer group sessions around wellbeing and mindfulness, we always encourage our students to reach out and access this support whenever needed, we are here to help.

Find out more about the support services we offer for each level below:

Jemma Barnard one of our second-year BA Interior Decoration, Design & Styling students, has put together a mood-board that identifies how you can create a relaxing and organised workspace at home whilst you are studying. To view more of Jemma's work click here.

Jemma Barnard working from home mood board

Our downloadable daily planner is a great resource for identifying and setting tasks for yourself throughout your day. Setting a clear outline of your tasks will help you to prioritise your actions, feel organised, and stay mentally focused.

TOTUM (the new name for the NUS extra card) brings you over 200 UK student discounts and comes with 1-year FREE ISIC, unlocking over 42,000 international discounts. Get your TOTUM card now. You can choose from a range of cards that last either one, two or three years.