Mental Health Help and Support at UNSW

Need help now?  

If you are feeling worried, anxious, depressed or just not your usual self, help is available:

Mental Health Connect is your first point of contact to get help at UNSW. Fill out the confidential form, and then we will contact you about the best help options for you, whether that be with a UNSW service or with an external provider. Mon- Fri: 9am - 5pm.

After Hours Mental Health Support Line: 1300 787 026​, 5pm-9am and all weekend. Available for all students based in Australia.

Medibank Health & Support Hotline: Call:+61 (2) 89050307, Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For international students, not in Australia.

Reporting Sexual Assault/ Harassment: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion can support you if you have been a victim of sexual assault or harassment.


UNSW Support Services

Help and Support

UNSW Psychology and Wellness provides a confidential counselling service to all students enrolled at UNSW. Psychology and Wellness is open Monday to Friday:9am to 5pm. Appointments are made through Mental Health Connect.

Student support can help you with any challenges that may be affecting your studies, whether that be academic, financial, wellbeing concerns or visas. student.unsw.edu.au/advisors

Equitable Learning Services: Provides practical support to ensure that your health condition doesn't adversely affect your studies

Academic skills support: Helping you with the skills you need to succeed at uni.

Special consideration: Find out more around the requirements around special consideration at UNSW.

Arc Legal - can help you work out what the next step could be if you are facing any legal challenges

Nura Gili - is a point of contact for Indigenous students on campus


Urgent Help

Emergency Contacts

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