Life at RGU
Support & Advice Services?
In light of new government guidance for COVID-19, Robert Gordon University closed all campus buildings to staff and students on Friday 20 March until further notice.
Find out more about how individual services will continue to help you from our service pages listed.
Our Employability team are committed to supporting you throughout your career, providing advice and opportunities for making the most of your time at university, individual discussions about possible career options through to decision-making and support through the application process.
Counselling & Wellbeing
Studying at University is an exciting and rewarding experience. For some it also brings changes which might at times be difficult and stressful. The Student Counselling & Wellbeing Centre has Counsellors and a Student Wellbeing Advisor who can talk over issues that may be concerning you.
The Inclusion Centre: Disability & Dyslexia
The dedicated team at the Inclusion Centre are on hand to provide you with information and advice to support you through your time at RGU.
IT Facilities & Helpdesk
There are approximately 2,500 IT workstations that serve a user population of around 9,000 full time students and 1,500 members of staff.
It is important to register with a doctor (GP) as soon as you arrive in Aberdeen.
Our chaplaincy service is available for people of all faiths and none.
Report & Support
Our online platform enables anonymous or named Gender Based Violence disclosures, offering direct help in complete confidence and detailed guidance & specialist support.
Student Help Point
From travel to tuition fees, accommodation to application forms and finance to free time, the Student Help Point can help whether you are on campus or online.
Working in partnership with RGU:Union, the Student Life Department is on hand to provide you with advice, support and assistance if you’re managing various responsibilities of academic life, pregnancy and parenthood.
Study Support Services
The Study Skills team offer advice on a range of study skills, supporting you in meeting your academic potential, and in becoming a confident, independent learner.
Going to university isn’t just about getting a degree, there is an entire lifestyle that comes with being a student. Studying is a big part of the experience, but there are also many opportunities available which will allow you to try new things, meet new people, and make the most of your free time.
Visa and Immigration Advice
As an International Student at RGU there is a range of immigration information, advice and guidance that the Student Immigration Team can offer you.