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Your student life is about discovery. We’re here to help you every step of the way. From student support services to modern facilities, we aim to make learning with us an enjoyable experience.

The Gateway

The Gateway offers advice and information on any aspect of life at the University of Sunderland in London. We can help you with anything from financial advice and welfare to visa issues and accommodation.

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Our Library is equipped with everything you'll need for your degree, from the latest core textbooks and research to digital resources and friendly and helpful library staff to support you throughout your studies.

Please note: Calls to The Library are recorded for training and quality purposes. Read more (.pdf).

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Health and Wellbeing

It's important to look after yourself when you're studying. We know that there may be times when you need some extra help. Our supportive and confidential Health and Wellbeing Service provides advice and information on all aspects of physical and emotional health.

Find out more about Health and Wellbeing

Careers and employability

Gain employability skills while studying at the University of Sunderland in London. Discover your strengths and values, and how to use them in the search for a fulfilling and rewarding career. Learn the practical components of job searching including preparing an effective CV, completing application forms and interview skills.

Hear more about Careers and Employability

Personal Academic Tutors

Your Personal Academic Tutor (PAT) is there to support you throughout your studies with everything from growing your academic skills to guiding you on your journey into employability. Our PATs are all highly qualified student support professionals with academic backgrounds and experience. You’ll be able to go to them for advice on keeping up with your studies, careers skills, assessment support, identifying your strengths and much more.

Meet your PATs

Airport Collection Service

If you're an International Student, finding your way to campus for the first time can be a daunting experience. We're here for you from day one with a dedicated airport collection service to make sure you don't miss a minute of your time with us. 

Book your airport collection service

English for Academic Purposes

Join our Academic English Language Course, designed for UoSiL students, to improve your academic English language. This course will have a different topic each week, including Techniques, Essay Structure, and Academic Style. 

Student Engagement

The Student Engagement team are here to enhance your student experience and monitor your time as a student with us, from the moment of you arrive through to your graduation. They focus on your attendance and academic performance, health and wellbeing and provide impartial non-academic guidance. Get in touch with Student Engagement at or call on 0207 531 2352.

Please note: Calls to The Gateway, The Library and Reception are recorded for training and quality purposes.