Student Support Unit

The Student Support Unit is a team of specialist advisors who work with students who may need support at the university due to a long term condition.

If you are a student with one or more of the following long term conditions, you can arrange to see us for advice, information, and we may be able to arrange dedicated support for your needs.  We have the following specialist staff to advise you; follow the links to find out more about their role:

Specific Learning Difficulties

Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalulia, Dysgraphia & AD(H)D

Disability Support

Including long-term health conditions.

Mental Health 


Autism Spectrum


Should you have a temporary condition that is affecting your assessments or exams, we may be able to provide support here too. Please contact for details.


Student Support Unit 
Ground Floor
Bramber House
Refectory Road
BN1 9QU 
T 01273 877466 

Reception Opening Times:
9am - 5pm Monday to Wednesday, 9am - 4pm Thursday,                        9am - 5pm Friday




Important Information

The Health and Housing application process is now closed for returning students seeking a place in University Managed Accommodation for September 2018.

If you wish to discuss your housing needs with the SSU please bear in mind that the Housing Office cannot commit to meet housing requests on health grounds for 2018/19 as process closed on the 1st June 2018.

If you are a disabled student and have not yet registered with the Student Support Unit (SSU), we urge you to do so.

If you have general queries about housing for the 2018/19 academic year, please contact the Housing Office